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Napoli in bid for Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael
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Napoli in bid for Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael

Jun 19 2013, 4:22am CDT | by

Rio de Janeiro, June 19 (IANS) Napoli are preparing a move to sign Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael during the European summer transfer window.

Rio de Janeiro, June 19 — Napoli are preparing a move to sign Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael during the European summer transfer window. But the club faces stiff competition from Italian Serie A rivals...

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Napoli in bid for Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael

Jun 19 2013, 4:22am CDT | by

Rio de Janeiro, June 19 (IANS) Napoli are preparing a move to sign Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael during the European summer transfer window.

Rio de Janeiro, June 19 — Napoli are preparing a move to sign Brazilian goalkeeper Rafael during the European summer transfer window.

But the club faces stiff competition from Italian Serie A rivals Inter Milan and Roma, reports Xinhua.

Brazilian side Santos is said to have placed a five million euro price tag on the 23-year-old, who has been in impressive form this season after an injury-hit 2012.

Rafael has won three international caps for Brazil and was a member of Mano Menezes' Olympic team that won the silver medal at London last year.

Napoli currently have three goalkeepers in their squad: Morgan de Sanctis, Antonio Rosati and Roberto Colombo.

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Paulo Filho was shot in the leg during a party Tuesday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The former WEC champion had a discussion with a man during a party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and was shot in the leg by a man when he left the house. Psicoticos por VT first reported the news, and sources close to the situation, confirmed the story to MMAFighting.com. Filho was rushed to the Miguel Couto hospital and underwent surgery, but his current status is still ...
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UFC 179: Jose Aldo saved Brazilian MMA by retaining his title against Chad Mendes

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Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected as the president of Brazil in the countys closest election in generations. Brazilian readers told us what they think about her re-electionA woman, being re-elected in a traditionally sexist Latin country as ours, first of all means that we can learn to be a little less prejudiced. Secondly, but no less important, it means that Brazil has decided to be more inclusive. Th ...
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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #1835 with Stitch Duran

Oct 29 2014 10:14am CDT | Source: MMAjunkie

Stream or download Tuesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Stitch Duran. Duran, fresh from his trip to UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, stopped by the studio to co-host. You can listen below, or directly download (right click) the episode.Filed under: MMAjunkie ...
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Oct 29 2014 7:30am CDT | Source: MMA Fighting

Welcome to episode 109 of The Promotional Malpractice Live Chat. As I previously pointed out, the UFC 179 fight card was generally not good. However, the main event was nothing short of incredible. Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes gave fight fans the kind of treat they've been looking for on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro. Conor McGregor gave people something, too, but it was a mix of intrigue, over exposure, frustration and genuine glee. We'll talk about that largely dreadf ...
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Pistorius welcome to compete at Rio 2016

Oct 28 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

LONDON — Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organizers would welcome Oscar Pistorius to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the South African runner is declared eligible. The double-amputee athlete began a five-year jail sentence last week for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but he could be released after 10 months. Both South Africa’s Olympic committee and Paralympic officials say, however, that Pistorius can’t compete for the full five years of his jail sentence. ...
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Pistorius welcome to compete at Rio 2016

Oct 28 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

LONDON — Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organizers would welcome Oscar Pistorius to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the South African runner is declared eligible. The double-amputee athlete began a five-year jail sentence last week for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but he could be released after 10 months. Both South Africa’s Olympic committee and Paralympic officials say, however, that Pistorius can’t compete for the full five years of his jail sentenc ...
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Pistorius welcome to compete at Rio 2016

Oct 28 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

LONDON — Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organizers would welcome Oscar Pistorius to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the South African runner is declared eligible. The double-amputee athlete began a five-year jail sentence last week for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but he could be released after 10 months. Both South Africa’s Olympic committee and Paralympic officials say, however, that Pistorius can’t ...
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Pistorius welcome to compete at Rio 2016

Oct 28 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

LONDON — Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organizers would welcome Oscar Pistorius to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the South African runner is declared eligible. The double-amputee athlete began a five-year jail sentence last week for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but he could be released after 10 months. Both South Africa’s Olympic committee and Paralympic officials say, however, that Pistorius can’t compete for the full five years of his jail sentence. ...
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Pistorius welcome to compete at Rio 2016

Oct 28 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

LONDON — Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organizers would welcome Oscar Pistorius to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the South African runner is declared eligible. The double-amputee athlete began a five-year jail sentence last week for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, but he could be released after 10 months. Both South Africa’s Olympic committee and Paralympic officials say, however, that Pistorius can’t compete for the full five years of his jail sentence. "It’ ...
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