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I chose to give Silva armband - Neymar

by Football News

Brazil star Neymar said he chose to give Thiago Silva the captain's armband because the defender is an important leader. Controversy has surrounded coach Dunga's decision to strip Silva of the captaincy and have Neymar leading his team... Read more

Dunga plays down Miranda injury

by Football News

Brazil coach Dunga does not believe the injury to centre-back Miranda sustained in Tuesday's 2-1 friendly win over Austria is serious... Read more

Dunga defends Silva decision

by Football News

Brazil coach Dunga defended his decision to strip Thiago Silva of the captaincy and hand Neymar the armband. Paris Saint-Germain centre-back Silva has returned to the squad after injury, but he remains without the captaincy... Read more