‘I Hope My Teacher Understands’ – Santos Wunderkind Rodrygo Skips School To Become Youngest Goalscorer In Copa Libertadores History

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There's a new 'New Neymar' in town and his name is Rodrygo Goes, the prodigious teenage sensation currently making a stir at Santos.

At just 17 years, two months and six days old, Rodrygo became the youngest ever player to score in the Copa Libertadores after finding the net in Santos' 3-1 win over Nacional of Uruguay on Thursday evening.

Horror Hair Hall Of Fame: Misty-Eyed Retrospective Of Neymar’s Most Ludicrous Looks, 2010-2013

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With Neymar about to make the second show-stopping enormo-move of his career, Pies thought we'd offer a timely glimpse back into his humble-ish beginnings at Santos.

Specifically, we simply fancied making fun of his old 2008-2013 hairstyles, almost all of which were astounding exercises in follicular folly.

Neymar at Barcelona: Brilliant Brazilian’s top 10 defining moments so far

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October came bearinggood news forBarcelona fans in the form of starforward Neymarsigning a new five-year deal that will keep him with the Catalan club until June 2021. The Brazilian told the...

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Barbosa transfer GOOD for Arsenal apart from one BIG problem – Olympics

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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 [.

Generation Next: Gabriel Barbosa among 5 top young South American talents to keep an eye on in 2016

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A New Year brings new time to shine for up and coming young players, and at Just Football we're always on the lookout for the next big thing. As part of a #GenerationNext special here are five...

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Neymar tax evasion case: £31.3m assets frozen

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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.

Scout Report: Gabriel Barbosa, the next Neymar

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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.

On This Day In 1957: Pelé Makes His Debut On The World Stage, Aged Just 16

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A lifetime of record-breaking began on 7th July 1957 when Edson Arantes do Nascimento made his international debut for Brazil against Argentina, aged just 16 years and 9 months.

The goal the player better known as Pelé scored that day made him the youngest person ever to score in international competition at that time.

Generation Next: 10 future stars to look out for at the Sudamericano U20 2015

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The 2015 South American Youth Football Championship (Sudamericano U20) begins this week in Uruguay, offering the chance to catch a glimpse of some of South America's hottest young prospects in action.

Chelsea inches from Diego Costa as Atletico chase €13m replacement

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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.

Tottenham Alert – Brazilian wonderkid to terminate contract with Santos

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Brazilian wonder-kid, Neilton, who is often dubbed as 'the new Neymar' is set to terminate his contract with his current club Santos.

The president of the club, Odilio Rodriques admitted in March that the player would be leaving the club at the end of the season.


Manchester United and Arsenal considering a bid for £37.5m Brazilian wonderkid

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According to The Sun, Manchester United and Arsenal are considering an approach for Santos wonderkid Yuri Alberto. The 16-year-old is believed to have been watched by scouts of both Premier League clubs and could be the subject of a lucrative bid as a result of such impressive performances.

Alberto has been linked with the likes of Inter Milan, AC Milan and AS Roma, as well as unnamed clubs in Spain.

Another strike-target has Arsenal move ruled out!

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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 [.

Did Arsenal just trigger another striker’s release clause?

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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 [.

Wenger wants world class South American talent; Forward as talented as Neymar

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Arsene Wenger is exploring other targets after failing in an attempt to sign the England international Jamie Vardy.

The Gunners are determined to sign a striker this summer and the likes of Lacazette and Gabigol are all being looked at.

Earlier there were reports that Wenger is set to meet the representatives of the French striker Alexandre Lacazette.

‘I Would Play For Arsenal If I Had The Chance’ – Even Pele Reckons He Could Do A Better Job Than Olivier Giroud

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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.

Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City players in Brazil’s squad to face Chile and Venezuela October 2015

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Lucas Lima, Hulk, Lucas Moura

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)

Arsenal keen to sign striker Gabigol before window shuts

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Arsenal are looking to sign Santos striker, Gabriel Barbosa before the transfer window slams shut.

Arsenal are keen to sign Gabigol

The Brazilian has been dubbed as the new Neymar and has attracted a lot of interest from Europe.

Mesut Ozil on shirt-swap and staying at Arsenal

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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 [.


Santos FC 2017/18 Kappa Third Kit

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Campeonato Brasileiro Série A second placed side Santos Futebol Clube have dropped their 2017/18 third kit from Kappa Brasil. The club that produced Brazilian greatsPelé, Neymar and Robinho will don a striking gray and black camouflage change kit over the next year. The jersey uses a current Kappa v-neck design with additional black detailing at [.

Santos FC 2017/18 Kappa Away Kit

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Three-time South American champions Santos Futebol Clube wore their 2017/18 Kappa away kit for the first time during Sunday's 2-0 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A loss to Corinthians. The new away shirt of the club that produced Brazilian stars such as Pelé, Neymar and Robinho features the black and white stripes that has long been a [.

Santos FC 2017 Kappa Home Kit

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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.

Santos FC 2016/17 Kappa Limited Edition Kit

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Still in the hunt for this year's Campeonato Brasileiro Série A title, Santos Futebol Clube [...]

Santos FC 2016/17 Kappa Third Kit

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Campeonato Brasileiro Série A title contenders Santos Futebol Clube have revealed their 2016/17 third kit [...]

Santos FC Unveil 2016 Kappa Home and Away Kits

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Brazilian giants Santos Futebol Clube unveiled their first ever Kappa kit collection on Tuesday following [...]

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Man Utd agree to pay £26m for Chelsea target; Deal could be completed by tomorrow, Mourinho satisfied

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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.

From Kaka to Paul Pogba: The top 10 most expensive football transfers of all time

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The summer's longest running transfer saga has finally cometo an end as, for the first time since 1996, a British club has brokenthe world transfer record. Manchester United have paid...

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Major transfer boost, South American star confirms desire to play for Chelsea

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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.


Pachuca 2-0 Santos buena ventaja en la ida

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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.

Santos vs León :: Santos anuncia venta de boletos

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Asi anuncia Santos los boletos para la vuelta de la semifinal donde recibe al León.

Vía Club Santos Laguna
Gracias por tu visita Estadísticas de Fútbol

León vs Santos asi lo anuncia León en su portal

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Este es el desplegado de León en su portal acerca de la semifinal donde recibe al Santos en su casa.

Vía León FC
Gracias por tu visita Estadísticas de Fútbol



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Wednesday Kickoff: Barca sued over Neymar transfer; Liverpool want new Suarez deal; and more

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Barcelona could wind up paying twice as much as they paid for the transfer of Neymar if they lose a court case.

A Barcelona club member and the Sonda Group, who owned 40 percent of Neymar's economic rights while he was on Santos, have sued Barcelona for €142 million ($195.

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Copa Libertadores: Santa Fe Accidentally Hold Minute’s Silence For Player Who Was Stood (Very Much Alive) On The Pitch

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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.


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Robinho rules out AC Milan return in January

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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 campeón de CopaMx Apertura 2014

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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, das Karate Kid

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Gabriel Barbosa, das Karate Kid

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.


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Rayados de Monterrey : Recordando aquella final vs Santos del 2010

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Por : Mario Rodríguez Twitter: @bartron18

Ahora con motivo del próximo partido de Rayados contra Santos, Zona Rayada me permitió compartirles como viví la Final del Apertura 2010. Es cierto que el más reciente y quizás emotivo por cómo se dio la victoria es el del Tricampeonato de la Concacaf que lleva por nombre "El Milagro del Palacio de Bellas Artes" , pero para mí fue algo muy especial aquella final, por primera vez presencie el campeonato de mi equipo.