Brazilian sensation Neymar couldn't hold back the tears in his final match with Santos before joining Barcelona.
Barcelona has reached a deal with Brazilian club Santos for Neymar, bringing in the 21-year-old forward for the next five seasons, the Spanish league club announced Saturday night.
Ronaldinho is back in the Brazil squad for this month's friendly against Chile in Belo Horizonte.
Mario Balotelli scored a stunning goal as Italy came back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Brazil in an entertaining friendly in Geneva on Thursday.
Barcelona defender Dani Alves has told Brazil teammate Neymar to join him at the Nou Camp.
Brazilian forward Neymar said Wednesday "it is not yet the time" to play in Europe even as his name continues to be associated with trade rumors.
FIFA says it will not add Zlatan Ibrahimovic's astonishing overhead kick goal against England as a late entry to be selected as the best goal in 2012.
Lionel Messi endured a rare quiet night as Argentina could only register a goalless draw against Saudi Arabia in an international friendly played in Riyadh.
Neymar scored a hat-trick as Santos moved above Cruzeiro with a 4-0 win in Brazil's Campeonato.
Neymar scored two goals and Kaka added another as Brazil easily beat Japan 4-0 Tuesday in a friendly.
Dani Alves on Wednesday blasted the media attention over the recent spat between Lionel Messi and David Villa during Barcelona's 2-0 La Liga win over Granada.
Neymar scored three goals and Brazil routed China 8-0 on Monday, rebounding from a lackluster win over South Africa and easing the pressure on coach Mano Menezes.
Santos coach Muricy Ramalho said Monday that Neymar should skip Brazi's friendlies vs. Argentina on Sept. 16 and Oct. 3 to rest up for Brazil league play.