The South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022 didn't fail to deliver and brought us another exciting gameday full of action. Brazil took care of business in Asunción and defeated Paraguay 2-0 to make it six wins from six so far. Tité's team looks unstoppable and is ruling the standings. Check out the highlights and goals of this game.
An early Neymar good finish fired the visitors to claim the three points. They missed several chances throughout the rest of the game, but Lucas Paquetá sealed the result with a late goal. La Albirroja lost their first game in this tournament, while Brazil enjoy an outstanding winning streak.
Paraguay vs Brazil: Match Preview
Paraguay host Brazil today at the Estadio Defensores del Chaco in Asunción for Matchday of the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Both teams remain unbeaten so far in the South American competition. While Brazil counts five victories, Paraguay has four draws and one win over Venezuela. Find out here the preview, information, storyline, predictions, odds and how to watch this thrilling match in the US.
Paraguay is currently fourth in the standings. Eduardo Berizzo’s boys have endured some tight matches. They came from a 0-0 tie with Uruguay. Meanwhile, Brazil has proved to be the best team so far. Ecuador was their recent victim, with a 2-0 win.
Surely, the match will be thrilling as these national teams prepare for the Copa America, which starts on June 13th. As Tite’s side has been a machine, they are clearly the favorites to win the upcoming tournament.
Paraguay vs Brazil: Match Information
Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2021.
Time: 8:30 PM (ET)
Place: Estadio Defensores del Chaco, Asunción.
Paraguay vs Brazil: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:30 PM
CT: 7:30 PM
MT: 6:30 PM
PT: 5:30 PM
Paraguay vs Brazil: Storylines
Despite the great play that Brazil has shown, at Asunción the record isn’t as good as they would want. Actually, they haven’t beaten Paraguay in its capital since 1985. Tite already said that he wants to break this negative run of two losses and two draws in Asunción.
Actually, in the last five games between Paraguay and Brazil, La Albirroja only lost one. The other four were draws, including their last match for the Copa America 2019 quarterfinals. That game finished 0-0 and Brazil advanced to the finals on penalties.
Another curiosity for the match is that Neymar and Angel Romero have the same goals (4) in the tournament so far. But they’re not the only ones, they are tied with Arturo Vidal from Chile and Luis Suárez. The top scorer right now is Marcelo Martins, with five goals.
How to watch or live stream Paraguay vs Brazil in the US
The match between Paraguay vs Brazil for the South American World Cup Qualifiers, to be played this Tuesday June 8, 2021 will be broadcasted in the US by Fubo TV, who has exclusive streaming rights in the US.
Paraguay vs Brazil: Predictions and Odds
The predictions for this game are already made and according to DraftKings, Brazil is the strong favorite with odds of -175. Meanwhile, Paraguay has +525, while a tie would result in a +290 payout.
*Odds by DraftKings