Teams

  • Bronze not Brazil's favourite colour

    Bronze not Brazil's favourite colour

    Although they will be going home with a medal, third place was not what the Brazilian public were expecting of their Men's Olympic team.
  • Jo stars as Brazil claim bronze

    Jo stars as Brazil claim bronze

    A Diego strike and a brace from Jo gave Brazil their second bronze medal in four Olympics following a 3-0 win over Belgium in Shanghai.
First stage - Group C
07 August BRA1:0 (0:0)BEL
10 August NZL0:5 (0:2)BRA
13 August CHN0:3 (0:1)BRA
Quarter-finals
16 August BRA2:0 a.e.t.CMR
Semi-finals
19 August ARG3:0 (0:0)BRA
Bronze medal match
22 August BEL0:3 (0:2)BRA

Standings

TeamMPGFGAPts
BRA3909
BEL3316
CHN3161
NZL3171
  • Ronaldinho (right) celebrates Hernanes's goal (left) at the Olympic Games 2008.
  • Rafael Sobis (BRA) celebrates after scoring against Cameroon at Olympics Games
  • Lucas (R) of Brazil fouls Javier Mascherano of Argentina
  • Hernanes of Brazil (L) and Maarten Martens of Belgium fight for the ball
  • Brazilian Diego smiles after the final of the Olympic Football Tournament in Beijing that between Argentina and Nigeria
  • Brazilian Ronaldinho smiles during the closing ceremony of Olympic Football Tournament in Beijing
  • Ronaldinho (L) of Brazil signs an autograph for a Chinese volunteer when he greets the spectators af
  • Anthony Vanden Borre of Belgium (L) fights for the ball with Anderson of Brazil
  • Brazil's head coach Dunga

Statistics

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Tournaments
Olympic Football Tournament Final All editions