After humiliating the reigning World champions in a friendly match in March this year, Tite’s boys are almost certain that they are up to standard and may carry the 2018 world cup trophy to Rio this time. However, this doesn’t just happen without scooping a win all the way and winning at the final match.
History has it Brazil national team has always been a great team in the world cup tournament and this may also boost their morale. At the moment, the squad that will be in for it this time around has already been already announced. The 23 men squad will be aiming to keep their glory in the tournament after an early departure last time. It was disappointing, wasn’t it?
The team which has been rated as the second-best team in the world has a lot to prove during this tournament. Actually, they will be focused in ensuring that they are top of their group before the end of the group preliminaries. This will be followed by keeping the momentum all the way to winning the tournament if at all their fate is not the same as it was in the last tournament!
Who doesn’t like being associated with a winner or better still winning? Supporting the best team arouses a feeling of the victory in a fan’s entire life undertakings. The fact that the Brazil’s World Cup squad is full packed with league winners. Moreover, their hunt for glory will be made more intense by their quest to demystify that they have won before and it yet another winning time for them. Surely, isn’t Brazil a team to watch out in the whole tournament?
The teams comprise of players with big talents and waiting to explore their skills and make Brazil’s national flag fly high this year. Just to highlight a few; Alisson is a skilled goalkeeper who has continually kept clean sheets at Roma. This form may continue and see his team keep clean sheets in most of their matches.
Additionally, the high flying Neymar will be the player that the team is looking up to. He will be tasked to turn every opportunity into a goal and sail the team to glory. Though evident, many people around the world are of the view that the team is full of football professionals that will be more than willing to make their countrymen proud.
Willian and Coutinho will be doing their best in the midfield. We all know them for their aggressive and self-motivated nature in their respective European clubs. Actually, based on the comments of several football analysts, we may be fascinated to see these two turning tables and find the net severally throughout the tournament.
The history of Brazil at the world cup
The Selecao have made 20 appearances in the World cup since the tournament started. They have carried the trophy home 5 times. In fact, Brazil is the only team in the history of the tournament to have won the world cup tournament the most times. The last time was in 2002 courtesy of the legendary Ronaldo and Ronaldihno.