Last season's Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Santos Futebol Clube debuted their 2017 Kappa home kit during Saturday's 5-1 pre-season win over Morocca'sKAC Kénitra. The three-time South American club champions have gone back to basics with their new primary kit. It is a classic crewneck shirt in all white.
Neymar tax evasion case: £31.3m assets frozen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Barcelona forward Neymar has had his assets frozen by the Sao Paolo federal court yesterday. The frozen assets belong to Neymar, his family and their related businesses and are valued at£31.3m which amounts to 188.
Brazilian forward Gabriel Barbosa has been linked with a move away from Santos all summer. The 19-year-old striker is regarded as the best Brazilian talent since Neymar and is a target for several clubs including Manchester United.
The Red Devils have been linked with the player recently and earlier this week Sun published an exclusive that Jose Mourinho is close to completing a move for the South American prodigy.
Brazilian midfielder Lucas Lima is interested in making a move to Europe this summer and the player has indicated that he would be willing to join a club like Chelsea.
The Santos midfielder has been on fire this season and has been linked with moves to Barcelona and PSG as well. The player is not keen on signing for just any other club and only wants to join the very best.
Scout Report: Gabriel Barbosa, the next Neymar - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The next Zidane, the next Ronaldo we have heard it all. A comparison with the greatest in the game in order to increase the hype and value of the player is nothing new in modern football. Sometimes generated by clubs, looking to cash in on their prized asset sometimes through agents, trying to do the best for their client comparison is a part and parcel of football.
Chelsea inches from Diego Costa as Atletico chase €13m replacement - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea's pursuit of Diego Costa could be about to get a lot simpler, with news coming in from Spain that Atletico Madrid are interested in Santos striker Leandro Damiao, with rumours of a €13m bid from the Champions League finalists now doing the rounds.
When Kieran Gibbs picked up an injury last season, luckily for Arsenal it gave Arsene Wenger just enough time to bring in a replacement, otherwise the Gunners might have had to rely on the Brazilian Andre Santos. It is not stretching things too much to say that this could have cost Arsenal their place in [.
I am not going to be too hard on the Arsenal and South Korea striker Park Chu-Young, but it is safe to say that his time with the Gunners has been a big disappointment for all sides. Many expected him to be part of the mass clear out from the Emirates this summer, but he [...]
Arsenal are desperately seeking a top striker to add to their options this summer, but have missed out on so many targets already, it is becoming quite a joke... We have appeared to be closing on deals to sign Alvaro Morata, Jamie Vardy and Alexandre Lacazette alreadysince the end of the previous season, and all [.
If you believe the latest Arsenal transfer rumours, which is always a risky business by the way, then it looks like Arsene Wenger is making a determined effort to sign the young Brazil international striker Gabriel Barbosa from Santos. But even if we do sign the 19-year old I still feel that Arsenal will be [.
It looks like the impatient and increasingly worried ranks of Arsenal fans might not have to wait too much longer before we find out who will be Arsene Wenger´s second signing of the summer after the Switzerland international midfield star Granit Xhaka. There has also been the Nigerian wonderkid Kelechi Nwakali but that was a [.
After bouncing back from a recent bout of illness, Pele is in London at the moment opening thenew "Art, Life, Football" exhibit a collection of works dedicated to and inspired by Brazil's legendary No. 10.
Of course, Pele found time for a bit of a chin wag with the hacks in attendance and, once pushed, revealed that were he still playing today, he'd really rather like to have a stab at playing up-front for Arsenal.
Dunga has announced his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Chile in Santiago on October 8th and Venezuela in Fortaleza on the 13th. Neymar is suspended. The call-up includes Hulk, Rafinha, and Corinthians trio Elias, Gil and Renato Augusto. Brazil squad in full Goalkeepers: Jefferson (Botafogo), Marcelo Grohe (Grêmio), Alisson (Internacional) Wingbacks: Fabinho (Monaco), Rafinha (Bayern Munich), Filipe Luis (Atlético Madrid), Marcelo (Real Madrid) Centre-backs: David Luiz (PSG), Miranda (Inter Milan), Marquinhos (PSG), Gil (Corinthians) Midfielders: Luiz Gustavo (Wolfsburg), Fernandinho (Manchester City), Elias(Corinthians), Renato Augusto(Corinthians), Lucas Lima (Santos), Willian (Chelsea), Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool), Oscar(Chelsea) Forwards: Douglas Costa (Bayern Munich), Lucas Moura(PSG), Roberto Firmino(Liverpool), Hulk (Zenit)
The German playmaker Mesut Ozil has definitely come back to his best form after bulking himself up during his enforced absence through injury, and has made it clear that he is not considering leaving Arsenal in the near future. "A return to Germany is not an option for me right now." he said in the [.
De nuevo, Santos recibirá una serie de vuelta de la Liguilla con dos goles por remontar. Tras perder la ida de semifinales con Pachuca por 2-0 con tantos de Diego de Buen y Hugo Rodríguez, tienen además la tarea de no recibir goles del visitante. Esta ocasión la ofensiva norteña tuvo nulo acierto y su parte defensiva les hizo pasar varios malos ratos, que de no ser por Oswaldo Sánchez habría terminado en tragedia.
Ahora con motivo del prÃ³ximo partido de Rayados contra Santos, Zona Rayada me permitiÃ³ compartirles como vivÃ la Final del Apertura 2010. Es cierto que el mÃ¡s reciente y quizÃ¡s emotivo por cÃ³mo se dio la victoria es el del Tricampeonato de la Concacaf que lleva por nombre "El Milagro del Palacio de Bellas Artes" , pero para mÃ fue algo muy especial aquella final, por primera vez presencie el campeonato de mi equipo.
En aÃ±os anteriores muchosreaccionarÃanpasionalmente. Hoy seactÃºadiferente, se critica , pero se sigue apoyando porque asÃ es esto,asÃes el futbol. Sin embargo en elanÃ¡lisisdebemos remontarnos a tiemposatrÃ¡s, pensar si hay error en un jugador, un sistema o una idea.
Before Thursday evening'sCopa Libertadores match between Independiente Santa Fe and Santos was allowed to get underway, a message came over the stadium PA system to announce that a minute's silence was to be observed.
And so, as the two teamslined up and nodded their heads in sombre remembrance, theannouncement blared: "Ladies and gentlemen, please stand up and offer this minute of silence in honour of former Santos player Ricardo Oliveira.
Robinho rules out AC Milan return in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Brazilian striker Robinho has ruled out a possible return to AC Milan in the January transfer window. The 30 year old is currently on loan at Santos till the end of the season and has no intentions of returning to the Rossoneri in the upcoming winter transfer window.
Santos Laguna se proclamó campeón de la Copa MX, luego de que en tiempo regular terminara empatado con Puebla a dos anotaciones y lo venciera en tanda de penales, durante la final disputada en el estadio Corona.
Los goles en el tiempo regular fueron obra de Andrés Rentería, a los 35 minutos, y de Néstor Calderón a los 77, ambos de Santos, yasí como de John Pajoy a los 71 minutos y de Luis Noriega al 89, por Puebla.
Gabriel Barbosa wird in Brasilian als das neue Karate Kid gefeiert. Schuld an diesem neuen Ruf ist sein Torjubel, den er im Spiel von Santos gegen Chapecoense zum ersten Mal der breiten Öffentlichkeit vorgeführt hat. Irgendwie ein wenig 80er Jahre oder? Aber egal, hauptsache "The Karate Kid" ist back.