It was always going to happen.
After spending more than a decade and a half in Europe, Dani Alves made his return to Brazilian football on Saturday -- and turned it into a triumph, scoring the only goal of the game in Sao Paulo's 1-0 win at home against Ceara.
A few months ago, this might have been seen as a has-been eeking out the end of his career in a crisis club. The injury that ruled Alves out of last year's World Cup appeared to have brought his days at the top level to an end. He had impressed...
Dani Alves says that he has joined Sao Paulo so that he can keep in shape for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, when he will be 39 years old.
More than 40,000 Brazilian fans showed up on Tuesday night to see the former Barcelona, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain defender join his boyhood club.
The captain of Brazil's title-winning Copa America team signed a contract that runs to December 2022. He left PSG on a free transfer after his contract expired in July.
Veteran Brazilian right back Dani Alves has signed a free transfer deal to play for Sao Paulo FC.
The club announced the move Thursday in a video with the 36-year-old former Barcelona, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain defender.
Brazilian media reports the deal is valid until the end of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
"I could have chosen anywhere to play, but I chose to return to Brazil," the right-back said.
Alves's contract with PSG expired...
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Fire coach Veljko Paunovic, himself a former Atleti player, has personally been in contact with...