Category: Brazil

5 recent Brazil-Mexico games from 2012 through 2015

Six times in a row. That’s how many consecutive times Mexico has been eliminated in the Round of 16 at the World Cup. The task does not get any easier this time around as not only is Mexico coming off a heavy defeat at the hands of Sweden in their final group stage game but they are facing Brazil who have not failed to advance to the quarterfinals since 1990. But here’s the thing. Mexico/Brazil games are usually tight, tense and enormously entertaining affairs. And while Mexico may have just lost heavily, they still have a very talented squad. Plus ... Read more

Brazil-Switzerland scores 8.4 million viewers on FS1 and Telemundo

Sunday’s World Cup match between Brazil and Switzerland averaged 8.4 million viewers across FS1, Telemundo and NBCSN in the Seleção’s first game of the tournament. The Spanish-language broadcast of the game was watched by 4,350,000 viewers across Telemundo and NBCSN, while FOX Sports averaged 4,086,000 viewers for a game that was televised on FS1 instead of FOX because the main FOX network was contractually obligated to broadcast the US Open golf tournament. Combined, the 8.4 million viewership for Brazil-Switzerland was based on television. Digitally, the game averaged 215,000 viewers on FOX’s streaming platforms compared to 200,000 across Telemundo Deportes’ streaming ... Read more

NBCSN to broadcast Brazil-Switzerland World Cup game in Spanish

Sunday’s massive World Cup game between Brazil and Switzerland will be televised live on NBCSN in Spanish as well as on Telemundo Deportes. The game, which will be NBCSN’s first-ever World Cup broadcast, kicks off at 2pm ET. Pre-match coverage begins at 1:30pm ET. Televised live from Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, the match will be simulcast in Spanish from Telemundo Deportes, the exclusive Spanish-language home of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Sammy Sadovnik calls the match on Telemundo and NBCSN, joined by Eduardo Biscayart and Juan Pablo Sorin, a former member of the Argentina national team, where he played ... Read more

Neymar’s return ‘better than expected’ – Brazil physical trainer

Teresópolis (Brazil) (AFP) – Brazil’s star forward Neymar is returning to training “better than expected,” after more than two months out with a broken foot bone, the Brazilian team physical trainer said Wednesday. The Paris Saint-Germain striker, who was injured in February and underwent surgery in Brazil, is in training with the national team in Teresopolis, near Rio de Janeiro, ahead of the World Cup in Russia. “He has evolved well. He trains every day. I could even say that his development is better than expected,” the trainer, Fabio Mahseredjian, told journalists. Team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar, who led the operation ... Read more

Where to find Germany vs. Brazil friendly on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Germany vs. Brazil in a friendly, you’ve come to the right place. After Germany’s 1-1 draw against Spain on Saturday and Brazil’s convincing win against Russia, the two soccer powerhouses face each other on Tuesday in what will be a must-watch game for soccer fans in the United States. The game will be shown live on ESPN3 and Sling Orange. Match: Germany vs. Brazil Kickoff: Tuesday, 2:45pm ET Looking to watch Germany vs. Brazil online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there ... Read more

Brazil are ‘two grades’ better than 2014 – Kroos

Düsseldorf (Germany) (AFP) – Toni Kroos rates Brazil “two grades” higher than when Germany hammered the ‘Selecao’ 7-1 at the 2014 World Cup. Kroos scored twice in the Belo Horizonte semi-final at Brazil 2014 when Germany blitzed the hosts, who were missing superstar forward Neymar, with five goals in a dramatic opening 30 minutes of what became the heaviest home defeat in Brazil’s history. Ahead of the teams’ meeting on Tuesday, Germany midfielder Kroos is not expecting a repeat: “When I look at the current team in comparison to 2014, they are two grades better. “They have really good people, ... Read more

Where to find Russia vs. Brazil friendly on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Russia vs. Brazil in a friendly, you’ve come to the right place. In Friday’s game at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Brazil will gain valuable experience in playing in Russia ahead of this summer’s World Cup tournament. Match: Russia vs. Brazil Kickoff: Friday, 11:55am ET Looking to watch Russia vs. Brazil online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the action. We Recommend: US Only. Here are all of the details of where you can watch it ... Read more

Where to find England vs. Brazil friendly on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch England vs. Brazil in the international friendly, you’ve come to the right place. England and Brazil have already qualified for the World Cup next summer, so Tuesday’s sold-out match at Wembley Stadium in London will be a perfect opportunity for both teams to build their confidence ahead of Russia 2018. With so many other games on television at the same time, the match will be shown to viewers in the United States on FOX Soccer Plus. But if you don’t get FOX Soccer Plus, scroll down to find out how ... Read more