Game Details: Brazil vs Mexico Live Stream; Date: Tuesday, 17th June 2014; Group: A; Start Time: 3.00 pm ET, 22.00 GMT; Stadium: Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza.
The 16th match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup will be between Brazil and Mexico and is scheduled to be played on the 17th day of June at Estadio Castelao, a stadium located in Fortaleza. Both the two teams have 3 points in store hence a win for any of the teams in this match will result to them securing a place in the next round of the tournament.
The group A match is a must watch game. Brazil as the host is subject to pressure of winning every match they play with this one included. With the home advantage benefit, Brazil has got higher chances of winning this match. It also has quality players that can be used to pull strings together whenever needed.
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Group A: Brazil vs Mexico Match Analysis
In their opening match, the hosting team Brazil clinched the 3 points although many seem to underrate the 3-1 score the opening match ended in. The penalty that was scored is said to be controversial as it came through ways that were not clear.
Several times of the opening match, Brazil were so shaky more son in the defense positions. However, in this match Brazil will try by all means to overcome the pressure that emanates from the home fans and supporters through a clean victory over Mexico.
The Scolari men however need to handle Mexico with much care as it is that team that can offer very stiff competition. Brazil has their morale high after winning their opening match hence they will have much strength and commitment during their second match of the group stage.
Mexico on the other hand is a team that has got rich history in terms of football and their clashes with Brazil. During the 2012 Olympics, the South American team defeated Brazil clinching the title of the tournament.
Mexico has also defeated Brazil in very many occasion and is a team known to go beyond the group stages of the world cup. During its pre-world cup warm up matches, Mexico lost 0-1 to both Portugal and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
From record, the last time Mexico qualified for the quarter finals was in 1986 however, it has the potential of making it to the next round. A win for Mexico in teams will give them a ticket to the next level and also boost their morale.
Best Players To Watch In Brazil vs Mexico Match
Oscar is one of the key players of this match. During the opening match against Croatia, the superstar played exclusively well scoring a goal for his team. Thiago Silva and Neymar are the other players who will shine in this match just as they did during their opener on 12th June.
Mexico on the other hand will depend more on Oribe Peralta and Raul Jimenez. They have a very crucial role to play in this match especially when it comes to proceeding to the next level of the summer tournament.
Brazil vs Mexico: Head To Head Matches
38 is the total number of times the two teams have ever faced each other. 22 out of the 38 matches were won by Brazil, 10 by Mexico and the remaining 6 ended up in a draw.
Brazil and Mexico in their meetings have 107 scored goals, Brazil on the lead with 71. Brazil is ranked higher than Mexico in the recently unveiled FIFA Rankings.
Brazil vs Mexico: Match Prediction
The match will absolutely be very much competitive. It is the game of its kind in that group. Both the teams will do their best to win the three points. At the 90th minute, the score line will be 2-1 in favor of Brazil.