Tite’s side enter the tournaments as favourites and will expect to lay down their credentials in Group E against a Swiss side ranked sixth in the world according to FIFA.
The Seleção will also be out to avenge their traumatic 7-1 semi-final defeat to Germany on home soil at the 2014 World Cup and with the attacking talents of Neymar, Philippe Coutinho, Willian, Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino it’s easy to see why they are expected to be among the contenders.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Brazil side it believes will start the game.
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