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Futebol Brasileiro

 By James Young

Corinthians-Casuals return to Brazil for historic friendly with Corinthians

Casuals
Corinthians-Casuals may have lost 3-0, but the game was about more than the result. PHOTO CREDIT: Twitter.

Saturday afternoon saw a typically lively afternoon of action in the Ryman Isthmian League South. In perhaps the pick of the action, Ramsgate drew 3-3 at home with Three Bridges in front of 159 fans, while a bumper crowd of 459 turned out to see leaders Burgess Hill Town beat Sittingbourne.

For the team currently in 18th spot in the division, however, it was a rather unusual weekend. Instead of taking on Hastings United on a chilly January afternoon back home, amateur club Corinthians-Casuals were...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Lucas Silva gave up cash to join Real Madrid from Cruzeiro

Real Madrid have completed the signing of midfield Lucas Silva from Brazilian champions Cruzeiro.
ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti weighs in on the latest transfer news and rumours in January's window, including Real Madrid's new signing Lucas Silva.

Lucas Silva has told Marca he waived his right to 10 percent of his transfer fee to secure his move from Cruzeiro to Real Madrid.

Madrid finally completed the signing of the Brazilian midfielder last week after long negotiations, with a fee reported to be in the region of 14 million euros.

Lucas Silva, who was also reported to have attracted interest from Arsenal, said the move was a "dream come true" and confirmed he had made the financial sacrifice to secure the switch.

"It was best for all concerned...

By ESPN Staff
2 days ago

Real Madrid complete Lucas Silva signing

Real Madrid have completed the signing of midfield Lucas Silva from Brazilian champions Cruzeiro.

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By ESPN Staff
2 days ago

Silva, the latest Real signing

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti weighs in on the latest transfer news and rumours in January's window, including Real Madrid's new signing Lucas Silva.

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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Real Madrid complete deal for Brazilian midfielder Lucas Silva

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti weighs in on the latest transfer news and rumours in January's window, including Real Madrid's new signing Lucas Silva.

Brazilian midfielder Lucas Silva has completed his move to Real Madrid, the European champions announced on Friday.

The 21-year-old leaves Cruzeiro for a 5½-year deal at the Bernebeu, where he will be presented on Monday after undergoing a medical.

The transfer fee is reported to be in the range of 14 million euros, which Cruzeiro will split with multiple third-party owners.

Lucas Silva has won the past two Brazilian league titles with Cruzeiro, was named to the tournament's best XI...