Brazil vs Chile:- It is the time for the round of 16 matches, a knockout stage of the ongoing 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The first match under this level which is also the 49th match of the whole tournament will have the host team, Brazil facing Chile.
Estadio Mineirao located in Belo Horizonte city is the stadium that will host this match. The clash will be officially be starting at GMT -3 Brazilian time. Chile is a team that finished in the second position of group B matches and will be fighting to have its stay at the tournament elongated.
Brazil as a host deserves all reason for a win in this match so as to keep its ambitions of going to the quarters a reality. This will be a very competitive match more so involving teams that come from the same region, South America to be in precise.
The hosting team, Brazil begun the tournament as one of the favorite teams at the world cup. The team has a target of clinching the world cup title especially on the home soil. It is enjoy a home advantage in every match its plays.
The fans and supporters are optimistic that Brazil will live to their expectations. The team has also a good number of players who are the center of attention. Brazil however failed to live to the expectations of the fans even though it qualified for the knockout stages.
The team has so far not had a very impressive kind of performance. It is for this reason that Mexico held hostage the hosting team in their second match of the world cup. The team had its morale boosted when they played against Cameroon, a match that ended 4-1 in their favor. The team is determined to perform even better in this match.
Chile has had a good start of the tournament. Jorge Sampoli who is the manager of the team is proud of the performance his team has displayed. Chile managed to win its first two matches of the tournament.
The greatest win was against the defending champions, Spain, who were hammered 2-0 by the South American team. Despite the team losing to Netherlands in its final match of the group, it had already qualified for the knockout stages.
Over the past 50hyears, this is the best team that Chile has ever produced. The team has its morale boosted and will be focused to winning this match and even have a better and better reason to pride. A win against Brazil will grant Chile the fame and pride it deserves. It is not an easy task but they do have the potential.
Brazil in 2014 World Cup: Brazil 3-1 Croatia, Brazil 0-0 Mexico, and Brazil 4-1 Cameroon. With 7 points, Brazil became the Group A Winner.
Chile in 2014 World Cup: Chile 3-1 Australia, Chile 2-0 Spain, and Chile 0-2 Netherlands. With 6 points, Chile became the Group B runner-up.
KEY PLAYERS OF THE MATCH:
Brazil will rely mostly on the efforts of its captain Neymar. The international superstars has had a good performance so far at the world cup and is determined to do great for his national team.
The other key player of the match will be Oscar who have worked together with Neymar in the previous matches to secure victory for Brazil.
Chile on the other side will have Esteban Paredes and Arturo Vidal as the key players of the match. The duo players have the mandate of working together with other players and end the match in a win. They have the necessary skills and abilities to shine in this match.
HEAD TO HEAD:
Brazil and Chile have played against each other a total of 68 times over the previous years. This is according to the available books of record. 48 matches out of the 68 were won by Brazil, Chile winning 7 and the remaining 13 matches just ended in a draw.
Out of the 217 goals between the two teams, Brazil has scored 159 and the remaining 58 netted by Chile. This will be the 69th time the teams will be facing each other.
Last five matches of Brazil:- W D W W W
Last five matches of Chile:- L W W W W
As this is a knock out round, so both teams will try to play exceptionally. There is a HIGH chance for Brazil to play in 3-4-3 formation. On the other hand, Chile might go for the most common formation 4-3-3. We can see the real formation and players name just before the match starts.
Possible Players of Brazil:- Cesar, Dani Alves, T. Silva, David Luiz, Marcelo, Paulinho, Gustavo, Oscar, Hulk, Fred, and Neymar.
Possible Players of Chile:- Bravo, Medel, Silva, Jara, Isla, Aranguiz, Díaz, Mena, Vargas, and Vidal.
This is indeed a very competitive kind of the match. The two teams will put all they can in this match so as to make it to the quarter finals.
It is a very hard task for the hosting team as it has to win this match and level to the expectations of the fans and supporters. The match however will end 3-2 in favor of Chile who would have secured a ticket to the next level of the tournament.
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Match Result:- Brazil 1-1 Chile, David Luiz scored a goal for Brazil at 18 minutes, while Alexis Sanchez scored a goal for Chile at 32 minutes. Penalty Shootout Brazil 3-2 Chile. Brazil won the match and advanced to the Quarter Final.