The much anticipated Copa America 2021 is finally here and we can’t wait to see South American soccer giants are battling out in the field in search of supremacy.
Although delayed due to Coronavirus outbreak last year, the tournament is about to have their first match of the Group B at Brasilia today between hosts Brazil and Venezuela.
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Where to watch Copa America 2021 Live in USA?
• Fox Sports are the official broadcasters of the Copa America 2021 in USA.
• One can also watch the games on Univision, FS1/FS2 and TUDN/Galavision.
• Fans can also watch the Copa America live stream on fubo TV, which has a seven-day free trial. The live streaming will also be available on Fox Sports’ app. (Some fans may suggest Reddit soccer streams as an option, which is not legitimate)
Brazil vs Venezuela Start Time
Date: June 13, 2021 in USA, and June 14 in Asia and some parts of Europe.
Time: 05:00 PM on ET, 02:30 AM on IST, 07:00 PM on GMT.
Place: Estadio Mané Garrincha in Brasilia, Brazil.
Goalkeepers: Alisson (Liverpool), Ederson (Manchester City), Weverton (Palmeiras)
Defenders: Emerson (Barcelona), Danilo, Alex Sandro (Juventus), Renan Lodi, Felipe (Atletico Madrid), Éder Militão (Real Madrid), Marquinhos (Paris Saint-Germain), Thiago Silva (Chelsea)
Midfielders: Casemiro (Real Madrid), Douglas Luiz (Aston Villa), Everton Ribeiro (Flamengo), Fabinho (Liverpool), Fred (Manchester United), Lucas Paquetá (Lyon)
Forwards: Everton (Benfica), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Gabriel Barbosa (Flamengo), Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City), Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain), Richarlison (Everton), Vinicius Junior (Real Madrid)
Hoje começa a luta para repetir essa cena! Vamos em busca de mais uma CONMEBOL @CopaAmerica! 🏆⚽️
— CBF Futebol (@CBF_Futebol) June 13, 2021
Goalkeepers: Joel Graterol (America de Cali), Rafael Romo (Oud Heverlee), Wuilker Farinez (Lens).
Defenders: Roberto Rosales (Leganes), Wilker Angel (N/A), Jhon Chancellor (Brescia), Mikel Villanueva (Santa Clara), Nahuel Ferraresi (Moreirense), Luis Mago (Universidad de Chile), Jose Cumana (Anzoategui).
Midfielders: Junior Moreno (D.C. United), Alexander Gonzalez (Malaga), Cristian Casseres (NY Red Bulls), Tomas Rincon (Torino), Romulo Otero (Corinthians), Jefferson Savarino Quintero (Atletico Mineiro), Jose Martinez (Philadelphia Union), Edson Castillo (Caracas), Bernaldo Manzano (Lara).
Forwards: Richard Celis (Caracas), Jhonder Cadiz (Nashville SC), Josef Martinez (Atlanta United), Fernando Aristeguieta (Mazatlan).
Venezuela, which plays the opener of the tournament on Sunday against the hosts, has summoned 15 new players for its squad as some players were tested positive for Coronavirus. Three members of its coaching staff were affected.
The new players for Venezuela were goalkeepers Yhonatann Yustiz, Giancarlo Schiavone and Luis Romero; defenders Eduardo Ferreira, Diego Osorio and Francisco La Mantia; midfielders Leonardo Flores, Christian Rivas, Christian Larotonda and Abraham Bahachille; and forwards Richard Figueroa, Daniel Perez, Eric Ramirez, Robinson Flores and Jan Hurtado.
¡MIREN LO QUE ES! 😍
Aquí está el trofeo de la CONMEBOL #CopaAmérica 🏆 2021
¿Quién lo ganará en esta edición?#VibraElContinente
OLHEM O QUE É!😍
Aqui está o troféu da CONMEBOL #CopaAmérica 🏆 2021
— Copa América (@CopaAmerica) June 13, 2021
Facts about Brazil and Venezuela
Brazil and Venezuela have clashed eight times in the Copa America, with the record being favorable to Brazil. The Canarinha has won six times against La Vinotinto, and they have drawn two times.
The last time they faced each other in the tournament was in 2019, when they drew stalemate in the group stage. However in their last encounter Brazil beat Venezuela 1-0.
Players to watch out for
1. Neymar: Neymar, the posterboy of Brazil is yet again handed over the responsibility of his country’s most important job.
2. Casemiro: The Real Madrid midfielder has been on his top form for this club this season.
3. Jesus: This Manchester City forward will look to fire at his top form today.
1. Y Herrera: This U23 Manchester City player has played for Spanish side Granada this season.
Venezuela vs Brazil Match Preview and Prediction
Roberto Firmino is expected to sit out this clash and will be replaced by Lucas Paqueta. Richarlison, Neymar and Gabriel Jesus are all expected to start.
Venezuela’s squad has already been severely weakened after 12 players tested positive for coronavirus, with 14 replacements now being flown over.
The Prediction for today’s match is Brazil 3-0 Venezuela.
José Peseiro: “Vamos a pelear con dignidad, sacrificio e intensidad”
— FVF (@FVF_Oficial) June 13, 2021
Venezuela vs Brazil Possible Line-ups:
Alisson; Danilo, Militao, Marquinhos, Sandro; Casemiro, Fred; Jesus, Firmino, Neymar, Richarlison
Graterol; Gonzalez, Ferraresi, Chancellor, Villanueva, Rosales; Savarino, Moreno, Rincon, Castillo; Martinez
Referee: Esteban Ostojich (Uruguay)
Head to Head Venezuela vs Brazil
Brazil wins: 22
Venezuela wins: 2
Brazil vs Venezuela Picks and Odds:
The pick of the day is Brazil, the Global favourites to win the tie.
Brazil win: 1.10
Venezuela win: 34.00
Please note: Odds via Betmaster, this site will not be responsible for any Gambling. Gamble responsibly.
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