Brazil will continue their trip to Asia as they head to Tokyo to take on Japan. Following their 5-1 thrashing of South Korea at Seoul, Tite’s side will be looking to carry their momentum as they keep on preparing for the World Cup in Qatar.
Brazilian are undefeated ever since losing the Copa America final to Argentina back in July. With the likes of Neymar, Coutinho, and Garbiel Jesus firing on all cylinders, the Selecao will be heading into the World Cup as one of the favorites. Brazil’s forwards were on at Seoul, as they thumped the Asian team without having to break too much sweat.
Japan, too, are in some hot vein of form. They have won seven, and drawn one of their last 8 games. Their last defeat came at the hands of Saudi Arabia last October in a World Cup qualifying match. Japan also faced South American opposition in their last game, as they dismantled Paraguay 4-1 four days ago.
Japan vs Brazil Place
The match between the Selecao and the Blue Samurai will take place at the Japan National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan.
Japan vs Brazil Prediction and Pick
Both teams are coming into this in good form. With the World Cup only a few months away, both know that this is the correct time to boost your confidence, and get some wins under your belt. That being said, Brazil seem to have the edge here. That is clearly no surprise as the Selecao have a 100% record against the Blue Samurais. When the sides last faced off, in a 2017 friendly in Lille, the Brazilians saw off Japanese 3-1. They are unbeaten against japan since 2005.
So the obvious pick is Brazil.
Japan vs Brazil Odds
Undoubtedly the odd makers have placed Brazil as the favorites. According to the odd maker Caliente, Brazil are the favorites with -286 odds, while Japan have +750. A tie would finish in a +400 payout.
Japan vs Brazil Timing
This game between Japan and Brazil to be played this Monday, June 6 at 6:20 AM (ET), and 12:20 PM(CET)
Japan vs Brazil Where to Watch
If you live in the United States, you can watch the game live on FuboTV, as well as beIN SPORTS CONNECT, beIN SPORTS XTRA.
Japan vs Brazil predicted XI:
Japan Predicted XI (4-3-3): Daniel Schmidt; Miki Yamane, Shogo Taniguchi, Maya Yoshida, Junya Ito; Daichi Kamada, Ao Tanaka, Wataru Endo; Kyogo Furuhashi, Takumi Minamino, Takuma Asano
Brazil Predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Alisson Becker; Dani Alves, Marquinhos, Eder Militao, Alex Sandro; Fabinho, Bruno Guimaraes; Rodrygo, Lucas Paqueta, Neymar; Gabriel Jesus