Brazil Football Team Wiki: One of the most followed and fan favorite team in the world of football is Brazil. Brazil is the most successful team in the World Cup. Brazil is popularly also known as Verde-Amarela (The Green and Yellow) or Selecao in Brazil. The Brazil football team is governed by Brazilian Football Confederation and is the active member of FIFA since 1923 and member of CONMEBOL since 1916. The five-time World Champion is one of the favorites to win the Copa America.
Brazil Football Team Past Performance in Copa America History
From their 35 appearances at Copa America, the Brazil football team has won the tournament 8 times. Whereas the Brazilian team has ended up as runners up 11 times in Copa America history. The five times World champions have had a hard time in Copa America.
|Brazil||8 Times Winner – (1919 , 1922 , 1949 *, 1989 , 1997, 1999, 2004, 2007)||11 Times Runners Up – (1921, 1925, 1937, 1945, 1946, 1953, 1957, 1959 (Argentina), 1983, 1991, 1995)|
Brazil Football Team Squad For Copa America 2019
The following 23 player team is selected for the upcoming friendly matches. The squad for Copa America is yet to be announced. The team will be announced in the upcoming few days and we will update the squad accordingly. At the moment, Brazil has 3 Goalkeepers, 8 Defenders, 7 midfielders and 5 forwards.
- Thiago Silva
- Alex Sandro
- Éder Militão
- Alex Telles
- Philippe Coutinho
- Casemiro (Vice Captain)
- Lucas Paquetá
- Felipe Anderson
- Roberto Firmino
- Gabriel Jesus
- David Neres
Brazil Schedule For Copa America 2019
Brazil are the hosts for the tournaments and were automatically qualified and placed in Group A. Along with them, Bolivia, Venezuela and Peru are other teams of Group A. Brazil will play all three teams in the group stage. It is considered an easy draw for Brazil. They are expected to come out of the group as group toppers. The top two teams from the group will advance to knockout rounds. Check the details of Brazil team schedule for Copa America 2019.
|14th June 2019||Brazil vs Bolivia||Estádio do Morumbi, São Paulo|
|18th June 2019||Brazil vs Venezuela||Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador|
|22nd June 2019||Brazil vs Peru||Arena Corinthians, São Paulo|
Brazil Jersey For Copa America
The merchandise sale of teams like Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and many more is huge. The reason behind this is a huge fan base. Due to fan following, the various companies are interested in manufacturing the team kit. At the moment, Nike is the official kit manufacturer for Brazil. Since 1997, Nike has been manufacturing the jerseys for Brazil. The yellow shirt and blue shorts is the jersey of team Brazil.