Category Archive: South America
Tottenham goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes thinks there is a good chance of him moving to a Brazilian club in the January transfer window.
The former number one is now third-choice behind Hugo Lloris and Brad Friedel. He has now revealed to the Brazilian media that he expects to return to his homeland next month – and claims he will be allowed to leave White Hart Lane on a free transfer.
Gomes also criticised the club for blocking his attempts to leave in the past.
He believes he can force his way into Brazil’s World Cup squad ahead of next summer. read more »
Corinthians have rejected a £6.5m bid from Arsenal for Alexandre Pato, according to reports in Brazil.
Sports daily Lance! claim that the Gunners lodged an offer for the Brazil international, who is also wanted by Tottenham. read more »
Liverpool are reported to have joined Manchester United in the race for Brazilian midfielder Everton Ribeiro.
While the thought of Everton chants ringing out from the Kop might not immediately appeal to Liverpool fans, it would be a significant coup if they can beat their old rivals to the signing of the Cruzeiro star. read more »
Liverpool are keeping tabs on Uruguayan starlet Kevin Mendez after an official scout report from his compatriot Luis Suarez.
The Reds striker talks about the youngster in glowing terms and has recommended his club act quickly to snap him up. read more »