Cruzeiro

Cruzeiro

1st in Brazilian Serie B
Mascot banned after intimidatory behaviour towards players Mascot banned after intimidatory behaviour towards players

Atletico Mineiro's rooster mascot has been banned for one game after "intimidatory" behaviour against Cruzeiro.

Brazilian rooster mascot banned for intimidatory behaviour Brazilian rooster mascot banned for intimidatory behaviour

The mascot of Brazilian league champions Atletico Mineiro has been banned for one game for "intimidatory" behaviour.

In rebuilding Cruzeiro, new owner Ronaldo will face challenges holding back all of Brazilian football In rebuilding Cruzeiro, new owner Ronaldo will face challenges holding back all of Brazilian football

Restoring Cruzeiro to their former glory won't be easy for new owner Ronaldo, with football in Brazil facing headwinds at home and abroad.

Brazilian great Ronaldo buys boyhood club Cruzeiro Brazilian great Ronaldo buys boyhood club Cruzeiro

Retired Real Madrid and Brazil striker Ronaldo has bought a controlling stake in his former club Cruzeiro, the player and the club said on Saturday.

Tour de Fred: Brazilian star finishes 600km bike trek to new club Tour de Fred: Brazilian star finishes 600km bike trek to new club

Brazilian striker Fred completed a 600-kilometer (370-mile) charity bicycle ride when he arrived in Rio de Janeiro on Friday.

Cruzeiro relegation: Brazilian police arrest three for setting off bombs at Mineirao Cruzeiro relegation: Brazilian police arrest three for setting off bombs at Mineirao

Brazilian police have arrested three people after home-made bombs were detonated at Mineirao Stadium as Cruzeiro was being relegated.

Cruzeiro season finale abandoned due to riots as team relegated in Brazil Cruzeiro season finale abandoned due to riots as team relegated in Brazil

Cruzeiro's final match of the season was abandoned on Sunday when fans ripped up seats and threw them at players after the team was relegated.

Cruzeiro's swift slide from Brazilian Championship favorites to relegation candidates Cruzeiro's swift slide from Brazilian Championship favorites to relegation candidates

There is plenty of drama at the bottom of the Brazilian Championship, with giants Cruzeiro in serious danger of going down.

Ronaldinho's son signs professional contract with Cruzeiro Ronaldinho's son signs professional contract with Cruzeiro

Ronaldinho's son Joao Mendes de Assis Moreira has signed his first professional contract with Cruzeiro.

Boca Juniors move on to Copa Lib semis as Cruzeiro's Dede sees red again Boca Juniors move on to Copa Lib semis as Cruzeiro's Dede sees red again

Cruzeiro's Dede made headlines for all the wrong reasons again, allowing Boca Juniors passage to the Copa Libertadores semifinals.

Brasileirao B Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Cruzeiro 32 +31 71
2 Grêmio 32 +16 53
3 Bahia 32 +12 52
4 Vasco da Gama 32 +7 49
5 Ituano 32 +8 47
6 Londrina 32 +1 46
7 Sport 32 0 46
8 Criciúma 32 +8 46
9 Sampaio Corrêa 32 +3 45
10 Ponte Preta 32 0 43
11 Tombense 32 -4 43
12 CRB 32 -9 40
13 Chapecoense 32 -1 38
14 Guarani 32 -6 38
15 Vila Nova-GO 32 -4 38
16 Novorizontino 32 -8 36
17 CSA 32 -7 35
18 Operario PR 32 -13 32
19 Brusque 32 -12 31
20 Náutico 32 -22 27
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
99 Edu 10 28 3
17 Rafael Silva 6 14 2
90 Henrique Luvan.. 5 24 1

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
25 Neto Moura 3 28 0
99 Edu 3 28 10
5 Zé Ivaldo 3 26 1