Argentina will face off against Brazil in the ultimate final of Copa America 2021 on 10th July/ 11th July (India), at Maracana Stadium, Brazil. Brazil will attempt to win the trophy for the 10th time, while Argentina would add a 15th Copa America crown to their trophy cabinet if they win.
Argentina vs Brazil Team Preview
With a win over Brazil, Argentina will break a 28-year drought in this competition. In their first match, they were held to a 1-1 tie by Chile. They soon began a winning streak after that, gaining vital 1-0 triumphs against Paraguay and Uruguay in the next matches, followed by a 4-1 win over Bolivia.
Argentina then overcame Ecuador 3-0 in the quarter-finals before defeating Colombia in a penalty shootout in the semi-final. This talented group of Argentinians will now try to make history by winning their 15th Copa America championship.
Brazil were the pre-tournament frontrunner for this year’s Copa America, and they got off to a good start in the group stage, winning three games in a row. They began with a 3-0 win against Venezuela and a 4-0 hammering of Peru before facing Colombia and defeating them 2-1. Brazil were unable to complete the group phase with a perfect record, drawing 1-1 with Ecuador.
In the quarterfinals, they defeated Chile 1-0, and in the semifinals, they defeated Peru 1-0. The Selecao enters their 21st Copa America final with great hopes, having won nine of them, including the tournament’s 2019 season.
ARG VS BRA: Head to Head
Argentina and Brazil have faced each other in 111 matches with Brazil having an edge winning 46 games to Argentina’s 40 victories. They last encountered in 2019, with Argentina winning the game 1-0.
Match Name: Argentina vs Brazil
Date: 10th July/ 11th July (India)
Timings: 8:00 pm ET/ 5:30 am IST
Venue: Maracana Stadium
Squads to choose from
Joaquín Correa, Lisandro Martínez, Marcos Acuña, Franco Armani, Alejandro Gómez, Juan Musso, Leandro Paredes, Nicolás Domínguez, Lucas Martínez Quarta, Lautaro Martínez, Julián Álvarez, Nicolás González, Guido Rodríguez, Nicolás Tagliafico, Gonzalo Montie, Giovani Lo Celso, Lionel Messi, Agustín Marchesín, Ángel Di María, Ángel Correa, Nahuel Molina, Nicolás Otamendi, Cristian Romero, Sergio Agüero, Rodrigo De Pau, Exequiel Palacios, Germán Pezzella, Emiliano Martínez
Felipe, Vinícius Júnior, Gabriel, Casemiro, Fabinho, Alex Sandro, Roberto Firmino, Renan Lodi, Danilo, Thiago Silva, Éder Militão, Gabriel Jesus, Douglas Luiz, Fred, Marquinhos, Ederson, Lucas Paquetá, Weverton, Emerson, Everton, Éverton Ribeiro, Richarlison, Alisson, Neymar
ARG VS BRA: Probable Playing XI
Emiliano Martinez, Nahuel Molina, German Pezzella, Nicolas Otamendi, Marcos Acuna, Rodrigo De Paul, Leandro Paredes, Giovani Lo Celso, Lionel Messi, Lautaro Martinez, Papu Gomez
Ederson Moraes, Danilo, Eder Militao, Marquinhos, Renan Lodi, Casemiro, Fred, Roberto Firmino, Lucas Paqueta, Neymar, Richarlison
Argentina: Lionel Messi, Rodrigo De Paul, Emiliano Martinez
Brazil: Neymar, Casemiro, Marquinhos
Emiliano Martinez, Danilo Silva, Marquinhos, Eder Militao, Nicolas Otamendi, Casemiro (VC), Lucas Paqueta, Rodrigo De Paul, Joaquin Correa, Lionel Messi (C), Neymar
The match between Argentina and Brazil is expected to be a close and thrilling one. Both the teams have a strong and formidable lineup, also are coming off a great run. However, Brazil have an edge in terms of balance in the squad and are expected to win this game and retain their Copa America title.
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