SAO PAULO -- Sao Paulo coach Muricy Ramalho says he is leaving the struggling Brazilian club because of health reasons.
Ramalho met with Sao Paulo officials on Monday and announced he was leaving because he needs time "to take care of my health." The 59-year-old Ramalho reportedly has been nursing a stomach problem and also needs surgery to remove his gallbladder.
The announcement came a day after Sao Paulo lost 2-0 to Botafogo SP in the Sao Paulo state championship, the latest disappointing result...
Paolo Guerrero netted a hat-trick as Corinthians continued their winning streak in the Copa Libertadores with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Uruguay's Danubio.
The Peruvian striker helped the Brazilian giants collect their fourth win in as many games and lead Group 2 with maximum points.
Jadson opened the scoring for Tite's side after 26 minutes with a free-kick and Guerrero started his goalscoring campaign just after the half-hour mark as he headed home an Elias cross.
Only 20 seconds after the...
Former AC Milan forward Alexandre Pato has said Inter Milan are a "great" team, leading to speculation he could return to Serie A in the future.
Pato, 25, left Milan for Corinthians in 2013 and is currently on loan at Sao Paulo, where he has scored six goals in 10 league appearances this season.
The Brazil international struggled for a regular run in the Milan side during his five years at the club, although he did make 117 Serie A appearances and netted 51 goals.
"I could never get two consecutive...