Tag Archives: Brazil Women’s Olympic Team

The Daily Drool – Olympics Group E – Brazil: Formiga (Miraildes Maciel Mota)

4 Aug

FormigaSince there is men’s and women’s football at the Olympics, we’re going to alternate our Drools between the two competitions.  First up for Brazil is Formiga. The 38 year old midfielder currently plays for São José.  She has been representing Brazil since 1995.  She is the only player to have made been a part of every Olympics since women’s football was added in 1996. Also, she and H0mare Sawa are tied with 6 consecutive Women’s World Cups each. Amazing!

The Daily Drool: 2015 WWC Group E: Brazil’s Cristiane Rozeira de Souza Silva (Christiane)

22 Jun

Cristiane BrazilForward Christiane is one hell of a player. She’s represented Brazil in 4 Women’s World Cups and their Olympic team 3 times (winning silver in 2004 and 2008). She currently plays for Centro Olímpico in Brazil. In addition to her home country, she has played professionally in Germany, Sweden, the United States, Russia and South Korea.