Arquivo - Tag: Soccer

Who is Neymar?

This flashy and hugely talented kid has been dazzling fans in Brazil for years. He‚Äôs likely to be one of the best in the world – but will need to play in Europe first. By Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro Who is Neymar? You mean you don‚Äôt know? You must be American. He is(…)

Beer at the World Cup

As if Brazil hadn’t already been infuriating FIFA enough lately, it is looking like the government may uphold a ban on alcohol during all matches in 2014. Soccer fans in Brazil drink beer before and after the game, and are so intensely focused on the action during the 90-minute matches that the current law doesn’t(…)