With 49 days to the mundial is only right we start our countdown with the first team to qualify for this year’s tournament and the most successful team in the world cup being champions for a record five times.
Brazil has a unique style of play “Joga Bonito” a Portuguese world meaning is “The beautiful game”. This style of play is also called samba, which requires lots of skills and scoring beautifully. The Brazilian teams are always expected not just to win but to win beautifully..
The team is nicknamed Seleção meaning selected squad. The samba boys have produced great players who graced the games in the past from Pele, Romario, Ronaldo De Lima, Ronaldinho Gaucho, kaka , Roberto Carlos just to mention a few. The Selecao have lost only one game since coach Tite took over from Carlos Dunga after the 2016 Copa America.
Fans in Russia should anticipate a great showcase from the Tito’s players such as Neymar, Coutinho, Marcelo etc
Naijavibe predicted squad for the Seleção ;
Goalkeepers: Alisson (Roma), Ederson (Manchester City), Cassio (Corinthians)
Defenders: Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Daniel Alves (Paris Saint-Germain), Jemerson (Monaco), Danilo (Manchester City), Miranda (Inter Milan), Filipe Luis (Atletico Madrid), Marcelo (Real Madrid)
Midfielders: Casemiro (Real Madrid), Fernandinho (Manchester City), Paulinho (Barcelona), Renato Augusto (Beijing Guoan), Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool), Willian (Chelsea), Arthur (Gremio), Diego (Flamengo), Fred (Shakhtar Donetsk)
Forwards: Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City), Neymar (PSG), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Diego Tardelli (Shandong Luneng)