Brazil vs Panama Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News, Score Prediction International Match

Brazil vs Panama Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News, Score Prediction International Match
Brazil are looking to maintain their six-win streak on Saturday evening when they take on CONCACAF outfit Panama in their maiden friendly of the year.
 
Selecao come into the match as enormous favorites even though they will be without their main star Neymar 
 
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who skipped PSG’s early Champions league exit against Manchester United as well as a number of Ligue 1 games in the last couple of months.
 
However, Tite will still have a very strong line-up on disposal here. Roberto Firmino, Gabriel Jesus and Richarlison are expected to lead the line up front, 
 
while Real Madrid and Barcelona stars Casemiro and Philippe Coutinho should find their place in the center of the park.
 
Selecao were super tough to break down under Tite recently. 
 
They kept nine clean sheets in past ten matches and they did not concede a single goal in any of six friendlies after the World Cup in Russia.
 
Brazil are coming to the end of the “first phase” of a three-stage cycle ahead of 2022 as focus turns to this year’s Copa America. 
 
March’s Brasil Global Tour double-header is the final opportunity for coach Tite to experiment before what is being billed as a must-win competition for the hosts.
 
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The five-time world champions face Panama at FC Porto’s Estadio do Dragao on March 23 before heading to Prague to face Czech Republic three days later.
 
Team News of Brazil vs Panama
 
Dani Alves is also back in the fold for March’s Brasil Global Tour matches after more than a year away from the international set-up

Vinicuis Junior has been named as part of a strong squad for March’s Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour matches against and .
 
The star will be hoping to make his senior international debut following an impressive first season in that has seen him emerge as one of the club’s most important players under new coach Santiago Solari.
 
PSG right-back Dani Alves has also re-joined the squad and is set to make his first international appearance since suffering an injury shortly before World Cup 2018.

There were also recalls for a couple of Olympic gold medallists in Palmeiras goalkeeper Weverton and midfielder Felipe Anderson, 


while defender Eder Militao, PSG stopper Thiago Silva, midfielder Lucas Paqueta and Gremio forward are also in.
 
Gabriel Brazao, Dede, Pablo, Marcelo, Paulinho, Walace, Willian and Douglas Costa were all left out. 
 
Captain Neymar will miss the matches to continue his recovery from a foot injury suffered with his club, 

Line Up
 
Brazil squad in full
Goalkeepers:  Alisson (), Ederson (Man City), Weverton (Palmeiras).
 
Centre-backs: Eder Militao (Porto), Marquinhos (PSG), Miranda (), Thiago Silva (PSG).
 
Full-backs: Dani Alves (PSG) ,  Danilo (Man City), Filipe Luis (), Alex Sandro ().
 
Midfielders: Allan (), Arthur (), Casemiro (Real Madrid), Fabinho (Liverpool), Felipe Anderson (West Ham), Lucas Paqueta (AC Milan), Coutinho (Barcelona).
 
Forwards: (Gremio) Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Gabriel Jesus (Man City), Richarlison (Everton), Vinicius Junior (Real Madrid).


Score Prediction: Brazil 4-0 Panama



 
TV info and live stream: 
 
The match will be broadcast by beIN Sports 1 (for US viewers) and BT Sport 1 (for UK viewers), with mobile coverage available via the beINplay app and the BT Sport app (subscription required).
 
Brazil will play just two friendlies before the start of the World Cup, with Serbia being the team’s true final test ahead of their opener against Croatia.
 
The team aren’t expected to take many risks against Panama and will field a different starting XI from the one we should see during the tournament. As manager Luiz Felipe Scolari told Brazilian television, via FourFourTwo:
 
Brazil vs Panama: Head-to-head
 
This will only be the third head to head encounter between the two teams.
 
Brazil won past two games without conceding a single goal along (2-0 and 4-0).
 
More Details:
 
Brazil vs Panama
International Friendlies
Date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Kick-Off at 17:00 UK / 18:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Do Dragao (Porto).
 
Source: REUTERS

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