FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil Squad: Football Team & Player List

Brazil are the most successful team in international football. They have qualified for all the previous 19 FIFA World Cups held. Brazil will be hosting the FIFA World Cup 2014 – the 20th edition of the greatest football showpiece on earth. They have won the World Cup on five occasions, which is a record. The ‘Selecao’ as they have been nicknamed have never won the World Cup on home soil.

 

They last hosted the FIFA World Cup in 1950. Brazil lost the last match against Uruguay to finish second on home soil. They last won the FIFA World Cup in 2002. Brazil enter the FIFA World Cup 2014 ranked third. Brazil are in Group A with Croatia, Cameroon and Mexico.

 

Squad:

 

Goalkeepers: Julio Cesar, Victor, Jefferson.

 

Defenders: Marcelo, Daniel Alves, Maxwell, Thiago Silva (c), David Luiz, Maicon, Dante, Henrique.

 

Midfielders: Oscar, Ramires, Paulinho, Willian, Hernanes, Luiz Gustavo, Fernandinho.

 

Forwards: Neymar, Fred, Jo, Hulk, Bernard.

 

Coach: Luiz Felipe Scolari.

 

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