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Brazil Squad FIFA World Cup 2018

Predict Brazil’s Starting Line-up for their first FIFA World Cup Match in the comments below and stand a chance to win a replica of the official FIFA World Cup Ball Telstar!
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The Brazilians will be looking to redeem themselves after an embarrassing 7-1 loss in the Semi-finals that saw them crash out of the World Cup. Coach Tite would be hoping for the likes of Neymar, Coutinho, and Marcelo to step up and deliver.

Full Squad

Goalkeepers: Allison Becker (AS Roma), Ederson Moraes (Manchester City), Cassio (Corinthians)

Defenders: Danilo (Manchester City), Fagner (Corinthians), Marcelo (Real Madrid), Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid), Thiago Silva, Marquinhos (both PSG), Miranda (Inter Milan), Pedro Geromel (Gremio).

Midfielders: Casemiro (Real Madrid), Fernandinho (Manchester City), Paulinho (Barcelona), Fred (Shakhtar Donetsk), Renato Augusto (Beijing Guoan), Philippe Coutinho (Barcelona), Willian (Chelsea), Douglas Costa (Juventus).

Forwards: Neymar (PSG), Taison (Shakhtar Donetsk), Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool).


Surprises: Gremios’ Pedro Geromel and Corinthians custodian Cassio along with Full-Back Fagner were surprise inclusions. Juventus wide back Alex Sandro, the experienced Dani Alves, and David Luiz missed out as well.

Players to watch out for:  Neymar, Jesus, and Coutinho would be key in attack and Marcelo along with Thiago Silva will have to bring all their experience to the table.

Strengths: Brazil’s Forwards are without a doubt the team’s biggest strength. Neymar, Jesus, Coutinho along with the likes of Willian and Douglas Costa makes for a scintillating attack.

Weakness: Brazil has an excellent first XI and weaknesses are hard to spot, they do though, lack depth in defence especially at Right-back with Danilo and Fagner.

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8 thoughts on “FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil, who’s on that plane to Russia?

  1. Playing 11
    Allison
    Marcelo
    Miranda
    Marquinhos
    Danilo
    Paulinho
    Casemiro
    Renato Augusto
    Coutinho
    Neymar
    Gabriel Jesus

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