The Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022 returned with exciting fixtures. Today June 8, 2021, Paraguay and Brazil face off at the Estadio Defensores del Chaco for Matchday 8. The hosts came from a goalless tie with Uruguay, while La verde-amarela beat Ecuador 2-0 on home soil. Here you will find the confirmed lineups for each of the national teams.
This match between Paraguay and Brazil for the South American World Cup Qualifiers will be broadcasted in the US by Fubo TV, who has exclusive streaming rights in the US.
Tite’s boys are thriving in the tournament. They are first on the table and count their five games with victories, playing really well and with no doubts. On the other hand, Paraguay have four draws and one win over Venezuela, enough to be in the fourth place of the standings.
Paraguay’s confirmed lineup for the match
Paraguay hasn’t had a bad run in the tournament. Eduardo Berizzo’s boys have endured some tight matches. Against Brazil, they certainly will have a tough test. However, everything can happen.
For the game, Paraguay's lineup will be: Antony Silva; Robert Rojas, Gustavo Gómez, Omar Alderete, Junior Alonso; Gastón Gimenez, Ángel Lucena; Mathías Villasanti, Santiago Arzamendia, Miguel Almirón; Angel Romero.
Brazil’s confirmed lineup for the match
Brazil made some changes to the starting lineup for the game against Ecuador. Thiago Silva is still out due to his injury from the Champions League final. Douglas Luiz is out due to a penalty and Everton Ribeiro is in doubt.
The starting lineup will be: Alisson; Danilo, Marquinhos, Éder Militão, Alex Sandro; Casemiro, Fred, Richarlison; Gabriel Jesus, Neymar and Firmino.