Brazil play South Korea later today in the round of last 16 of the World Cup.
Brazil topped their group with six points, finishing ahead of Switzerland, Cameroon and Serbia.
Tite is expected to start three players from La Liga. Éder Militão, who usually plays as a centre-back for Real Madrid, will most likely start as a right-back against South Korea.
Barcelona’s Raphinha and Real Madrid’s Vinícius Júnior will probably start on the right and left flanks on either side of Richarlison respectively.
Neymar, who injured his ankle in Brazil’s opening World Cup match, is expected to return to the starting lineup.
Predicted Brazil starting lineup against South Korea
AS predict that Tite will use the following starting XI against South Korea: Alisson – Éder Militão, Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Danilo – Casemiro, Neymar, Lucas Paquetá – Raphinha, Richarlison, Vinícius Júnior.
The match is set to kick off at 8 pm CET.
GSFN | Tom Cserép