Five time’s World cup winner, Neymar team, top favorites, one of the strongest Squad reached to Russia to outplay all the opponents.
Brazil FIFA World Cup 2018 Fixtures, Squad & Group Details
Lost against Chile in a very first match of qualifiers put Brazil to a winning rail. They finished qualifiers as the top team of the group leaving behind Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia & other tough teams.
Brazil Qualifying Round Highlights – World Cup 2018
Brazil v Chile
A goalless game turned into a 2-0 defeat for Brazil. Eduardo VARGAS & Alexis SANCHEZ scored goals in 70th & 89th minute of the match.
Brazil v Ecuador
First game for newly appointed Tite, Brazil coach was full of tensions. Just before 20 minutes before closing time, Neymar scored a goal after which debutant Gabriel Jesus scored two consecutive goals which sealed their victory.
Brazil v Argentina
The first meetup on 13 Nov 2015, decided as a 1-1 draw when Brazil equalizes the goal.
In their second contest PHILIPPE COUTINHO, NEYMAR & PAULINHO took the match away from Argentina’s reach in just first 50 minutes of the game.
Brazil v Uruguay
A 2-2 draw against Uruguay taught lessons to Brazil. Paulinho hat-trick leads Brazil to a 4-1 win against Uruguay in their second game against the same opponent in qualifiers.
Brazil World Cup Group: Group E
Group E contains 2014 world cup host Brazil along with Switzerland, Serbia & Costa Rica.
Brazil Head to Head Stats [h2h]
Brazil v Switzerland head to head – Brazil v Switzerland H2H
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Brazil World Cup Friendlies – Warm-up Matches
Against hosts Russia, Brazil succeeded to get a 3-0 win on 23rd March. Afterward, they faced & beat, defending Champion of World Cup 2014, Germany. Then, they beat Croatia & Austria on the 3rd Jun & 10th Jun respectively.
Brazil 2018 FIFA World Cup Warm-up Friendly Matches Results
|23-03-2018||Brazil v Russia||3-0|
|27-03-2018||Brazil v Germany||1-0|
|03-06-2018||Brazil v Croatia||2-0|
|10-06-2018||Brazil v Austria||3-0|
Brazil World Cup Fixtures 2018 – Denmark Match Schedule
Brazil will play against Switzerland, Costa Rica & Serbia in their group stage matches.
|17 Jun 2018||Brazil v Switzerland|
|22 Jun 2018||Brazil v Costa Rica|
|27 Jun 2018||Brazil v Serbia|
Brazil World Cup Match Venues – 2018 World Cup Locations
|16 Jun 2018||Brazil v Switzerland||Rostov Arena|
|21 Jun 2018||Brazil v Costa Rica||Saint Petersburg Stadium|
|26 Jun 2018||Brazil v Serbia||Spartak Stadium|
Brazil National Football Team Coach
Tite is 56 years old now. Presently, he is the national team coach of Brazil since his appointment June 2016. Under his coaching, Brazil successfully topped their qualification group.
Top Players, who can shine for Brazil Soccer World cup 2018
Neymar the most lethal weapon, a spearhead of Brazilian squad. Top rated prospect, can earn this World Cup for Brazil.
Paulinho recall was criticized, but we all know his caliber and potential he owns. Even though he was not successful in making a single goal in World cup 2014, but he scored six goals in qualifiers including a hat-trick against Uruguay.
Young Gabriel Jesus, who scored seven goals & assisted in four scored goals is literally a match-winning prospect for Brazil. His versatility & speed are the main features, hopefully, he will shock the world with his performance in the world cup.
Brazil World Cup Squad 2018 – Brazil World Cup Team
Final World Cup Squad –
- Filipe Luis
- Thiago Silva
- Pedro Geromel
- Renato Augusto
- Philippe Coutinho
- Willian (Chelsea)
- Douglas Costa
- Neymar Jr
- Gabriel Jesus
- Roberto Firmino
Probable Starting XI
Brazil World Cup Injuries
Neymar was injured, but at the moment he is 100% fit. He played last warm-up friendly match & also scored a goal.
Dani Alves may not be the part of the tournament due to a knee injury.