Sign in
Download Opera News App

vasco da gama

SPORTS

4 Promising Footballers That Died At The Peak Of Their Careers (Photos)

1. Thalles Thalles was a professional Brazilian footballer, and played as an attacker for the Campeonato Brasileiro Série B club; Vasco da Gama. Thalles started his professional career in 2013, and he made appearances for; Albirex Niigata and Albirex Niigata. Thalles was a young and talented striker he also played for the U-20 Brazilian team and was waiting to be called to the senior, but unfortunately, his life was career was cut short.

  3 months ago ago
4 Promising Footballers That Died At The Peak Of Their Careers (Photos)

SPORTS

Eight Former Footballers Who Are Not Popularly Known By Their Legal Birth Names

Whereas it is customary for players to use their legal names at the back of their jerseys, there is, however, no law prohibiting the use of nicknames instead. A couple of some ex-football stars never really used their real names at the back of their jerseys during their playing days but instead went with nicknames which many fans came to know them as.

  5 months ago ago
Eight Former Footballers Who Are Not Popularly Known By Their Legal Birth Names

SPORTS

Chelsea FC set to ruin Liverpool’s plans again by signing this sensational attacker

Chelsea FC set to ruin Liverpool plan to sign the Brazilian prolific forward, Talles Magno Chelsea FC reportedly hold a huge advantage in the transfer battle for the 18 year-old Brazilian sensational centre forward, Talles Magno this summer. The 18-year-old Vasco da Gama versatile strikers, is being heavily linked with a €20million transfer to Liverpool FC according to report from Esporte News Mundo, who also mentioned the likes of Chelsea FC, FC Barcelona, the Spanish Laliga Champions, Real Madrid and the

  1 year ago ago
Chelsea FC set to ruin Liverpool’s plans again by signing this sensational attacker

SPORTS

Like father like sons: Both Thiago Alcantra's dad are brother are footballers (Photos)

Hello good evening and welcome to my yet another interesting news this evening. In this article, I will present to you the family of footballers who are outstanding in their playing careers. It looks like football is running in their blood, I'm talking about Liverpool's new midfield maestro, Thiago Alcantra who just signed up for the Reds yesterday from Bayern Munich. Meet his dad Iomar do Nascimento(Alcantra) born 8th April 1966, known as Mazinho, is a Brazilian football manager and former player, as well as

  1 year ago ago
Like father like sons: Both Thiago Alcantra's dad are brother are footballers (Photos)

CULTURE

A brief history of Tanzania and all they have achieved

is believed that modern humans originate from the rift valley region of East Africa, and as well as fossilized hominid remains, archaeologists have uncovered Africa's oldest human settlement in Tanzania.

  11 months ago ago
A brief history of Tanzania and all they have achieved

SPORTS

Happy Family: Meet the lovely family of Philippe Coutinho.

Philippe Coutinho is a talented player that is so deadly with his skills and long range curler. Born in Rio de Janeiro, growing up between an old shanty town and industrial warehouses, his first foray into football was through futsal. The diminutive footballer thrived within the restricted spaces which in-turn heightened his skills and ability to improvise. Coaches from Vasco da Gama scouted him at a youth tournament, where upon he joined their youth system after a successful trial. The Brazilian flourished

  1 year ago ago
Happy Family: Meet the lovely family of Philippe Coutinho.

SPORTS

Liverpool set to complete a deal with Brazilian world-class player during summer transfer

According to a report made known from Caught Offside, it is said that, Liverpool are looking up to complete a deal with an incredible superstar, during summer transfer, as he will be looking up to make more to Anfield during summer. The Brazilian player who had gotten a huge playing time at his club, accrued with his good creative role and his good impressive moments at his club, is now said to be moved with a bid from Liverpool, as Liverpool will be looking up to complete a deal with him, according to a report.

  1 year ago ago
Liverpool set to complete a deal with Brazilian world-class player during summer transfer

SPORTS

Liverpool looking to sign new striker

English Premier League Champions Liverpool are looking to bolster their squad this summer with the addition of a new striker. They are looking to secure the services of Vasco Da Gama striker Talles Magno and have reportedly made an enquiry for him. Magno is a versatile forward who has the capability of playing on the left or as a centre forward. The Brazilian is considered one of the brightest prospect in the Brazilian top flight and plays for Vasco Da Gama. His appearances have been limited to the Copa Sudamerica

  1 year ago ago
Liverpool looking to sign new striker

SPORTS

Yaya Toure announces a deal with Vasco Da Gama

Weeks after we reported that Brazilian topflight side Vasco Da Gama were monitoring Yaya Touré’s situation with hopes of securing the services of the Ivorian midfielder, the potential president Luiz Leven Siano has released a video of a new twist in the deal. Mr Siano posted the video on Instagram on Thursday as he claims he has an agreement with Yaya Toure and the player confirmed the information with his own video. “Welcome Mr Yaya Toure. Thank you for trusting Vasco de Gama. It will be Vasco!! Mr Si

  1 year ago ago
Yaya Toure announces a deal with Vasco Da Gama

SPORTS

Liverpool set to agree on a deal for Brazilian first team star

Premier League giants Liverpool have been reported to be planning a summer move for young talented Vasco da Gama forward. The Brazil international broke into the first team squad last campaign, and has ever been impressive for the Brazilian outfits, scoring 2 times and providing an assist in 15 games in all competition in this current campaign. Talles Magno performances has attracted several clubs around Europe like Liverpool and Benfica, with the Portuguese outfits reported to have made a €1m bid to sign

  1 year ago ago
Liverpool set to agree on a deal for Brazilian first team star

SPORTS

Liverpool set to sign Brazil starlet

Please do me a favour by hitting the "like" and "follow" option and read to the end. Thanks. Liverpool are no doubt one of the best Clubs in Europe at the moment,with the club almost going unbeaten throughout the season before the corona virus break. However,the club is keen to add more quality players to the side, in a bid to maintain their good form and improve on other areas of the team.  But according to reports,Liverpool have reportedly made contact with Vasco da Gama over a summer transfer for teenage

  1 year ago ago
Liverpool set to sign Brazil starlet

SPORTS

Anderson Daronco: The World's Strongest Referee

Anderson Daronco is knows as the strong judge and this is due to his muscular looks. This 40-year-old former hand ball player and PE teacher Is fit to his toes, reports claims that his muscles measure 44cm, he is 188cm tall, and he weighs around 90kg.

  3 months ago ago
Anderson Daronco: The World's Strongest Referee

SPORTS

Can You Guess Which Football Club Is Older?

Today's article is more of a quiz on the game of football. These quiz is a bit easy and straight forward. I am gonna be showing you some football club logos which you are going to tell us which among them is the oldest. After you might have guess for the whole clubs, then you can scroll down below for the correct answers. Without further waste of time lets get started. 1. Dinamo Bucuresti And Steaua Bucuresti 2. Panathinaikos and Olympiacos 3. Galatasaray and Fenerbahce 4. Galatasaray and Besiktas 5. Ajax and

  1 year ago ago
Can You Guess Which Football Club Is Older?

SPORTS

Vasco da Gama club Presidential Candidate announces Yaya Toure move

One of Vasco da Gama's Presidential Candidate, Leven Siano, has announced that he would deliver Yaya Toure to the Rio-based club if he's voted in. Yaya Toure's contract with second tier side, Qingdao Hunghai ended at the end of the Chinese League season where he led them to promotion to the Chinese Super League but talks on renewal have stalled. Siano, set to compete in Vasco's first ever direct polls backed up his promises with a video of Botafogo-linked Yaya Toure, tagged to Leven's clip, thanked the asp

  1 year ago ago
Vasco da Gama club Presidential Candidate announces Yaya Toure move

SPORTS

Take a look at the real name of Brazillian fooballer Pele

No football lover or fans in the World will ever deny having heard of the name Pele, as he is believed to be one of the greatest football player on earth planet. During his international career, Pele won three FIFA World Cups: 1958, 1962 and 1970, being the only player ever to do so. He his also known as the highest goal scorer in the history of football which many believed will soon be broken by Cristiano Ronaldo who is only 42 goals behind him. A lot of people know the Brazillian legend as Pele but of cou

  1 year ago ago
Take a look at the real name of Brazillian fooballer Pele

SPORTS

Arsenal, Manchester City looking to sign tenacious Brazilian midfielder

Website 90MIN is reporting that Arsenal are interested in Aston villa midfielder Douglas Luiz but Mikel Arteta is facing competition from his former club Manchester City. The article also states that the City are considering a bid to bring Luiz back to the Etihad Stadium despite selling the Brazilian in a £15m deal to the Villa Park outfit last summer. According to the same story, Manchester City have a buy-back clause that they’re ready to activate to sign the former Vasco Da Gama player and add depth

  1 year ago ago
Arsenal, Manchester City looking to sign tenacious Brazilian midfielder

SPORTS

Liverpool target 17-year old Brazilian attacker labelled as the next Neymar.

Liverpool are currently seeking to sign young Brazilian sensation Talles Magno.He is viewed in many corners as one of the best talents out of Brazil and he plays in a position similar to that of Roberto Firmino. Portugal's liga giants Benfica are reportedly interested in his signature having made a bid of around £2.5million already but the bid was rejected. Talles Magno was born on the 26th day of June 2002 in Rio de Janeiro,Brazil.He currently plays for Brazilian serie A side,Vasco da Gama and has already

  1 year ago ago
Liverpool target 17-year old Brazilian attacker labelled as the next Neymar.

SPORTS

The Genius of Romario: The Gem From Rio De Janeiro

Few strikers in the history of football can match the exploits of Brazilian superstar, Romario Souza De Faria. Romario was arrogant and proud. But what made him exceptional was his ability to match his words with action. He was a ruthless striker, who almost had no equals in the 18 yard box. In fact, his former manager at Barcelona; the legendary Johan Cruyff, described Romario as King of the 18 yard box. He said Romario's technique was extraordinary and he scored from various angles; even with his toe. Indeed

  1 year ago ago
The Genius of Romario: The Gem From Rio De Janeiro

TRAVEL

Africa: See the best place in Africa to go for vacation this season

Hey guys!! Want to go on a vacation? Sometimes, when we want to look for a place to spend with our loved ones we tend to start thinking of America and other places like that. There are many beautiful places in Africa too Places like Seychelles is a cool scenery to enjoy with you and your family. Seychelles is an island country in the Indian ocean at the eastern edge of the Somali sea(East Africa)The amazing thing about this island is that it contains 115 islands and it has the smallest population. Seychelles

  1 year ago ago
Africa: See the best place in Africa to go for vacation this season

SPORTS

He Did Not Like Playing Football, He Only Wanted Fame.

Carlos Henrique Raposo (born 2 April 1963), commonly known as Carlos Kaiser, is a Brazilian former footballer who played as a striker or should I say never played as a striker .This man is probably the best who never kicked a ball. Kaiser has lived life to the brim. In his pomp he was everything from fixer to gigolo to party planner to gangster’s pet. Most of all, he was football’s finest scammer. Renato Gaúcho, one of the finest Brazilian players of his generation, calls Kaiser “the greatest footbal

  1 year ago ago
He Did Not Like Playing Football, He Only Wanted Fame.