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This was an interesting week for the midfielder Roberto Brum and Santos FC.
Vanderlei Luxemburgo arrived at the Vila Belmiro one week ago. Both the president of the club, Marcelo Teixeira, and Luxemburgo use the services of a “macumbeiro” named Roberio de Ogum to bless the team. The guy can basically talk to spirits and foresee the future. Well, he predicted that Luxemburgo was coming back to Santos and that his sucess dependended on expelling Roberto Brum from the team. Now, Brum is a hardcore evangelical, making players pray before games, …

Hello everybody,
This evening our new coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo will make his debut against Atlético Paranaense, from the southern region of Brazil. Needless to say that I am very excited, even though being aware that it will take some time before the man can fix all the problems of the team. Tomorrow I will make some comments on how the game was and introduce our squad to those who know little about Santos FC. In the meantime, I translated a very nice text from a Brazilian journalist describing the day he …

Hello everybody. This is my first post here. My English can be pretty bad at times but I will do my best to serve YOU: Santos fans around the world. The team is not good right now, friends, not good at all, but there is a light at the end of the tunnel.

Yesterday, Vandelei Luxemburgo gave his first interview as the new coach of Santos, and also oversaw his first practice session with the players. Yes, that is that same guy who showed up in Spain to coach figures like …

Palmeiras lost the second decision last Saturday:
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That was a great match, despite Palmeiras defeat. The two teams entered with offensive tactics and mindsets, which gave the match lot of action, especially in the first half. In the second half, Palmeiras decided to be patient and not jeopardy the chance to play for a single goal win in the second leg at home.
Santos star’s shinned on Saturday: Kléber Pereira, the main scorer of the team, scored the first goal, Neymar, …

In the first derby of the year, Palmeiras made a great game against Santos: 4-1.
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The goals was scored by Edmilson (former Villareal player), Keirrison (2x) and Lenny. This was the first match that Cleiton Xavier didn’t score in the year, but the mid-fielder made a great game, with the assist to Lenny’s goal.
Local media cereate a duel between th strikers of the teams, K9’s: Palmeiras’ Keirrison #9 vs. Santos’ Kléber Pereira #9. Palmeiras’s striker won the personal battle 2×1: …