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Overview

Match summary

Neymar kicks-off Confeds carnival

Early goals in each half from Neymar and Paulinho saw Brazil begin their FIFA Confederations Cup campaign with a win against Japan, with Jo completing the victory late on.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
61
%
39

Line-ups

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Japan
JapanJPN
(GK)
(GK)
89'
(C)
7
78'
9
81'
51'
74'
11
10
15
17
(C)
19
75'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
23
(GK)
74'
75'
13
78'
15
16
18
51'
19
89'
21
81'
23
CoachCoach
Luiz Felipe SCOLARI (BRA)Alberto ZACCHERONI (ITA)

Match Facts

Brasilia

The construction of this ultra-modern city, situated in the centre of Brazil, began in 1956.

Estadio Nacional

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 25° CTemperature
  • 7 m/sWind
  • 45 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Pedro PROENCA
    Portugal
    PortugalPOR
  • Assistant Referee 1: Bertino MIRANDA (POR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Jose TRIGO (POR)
  • Fourth official: Dr. FELIX BRYCH (GER)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Brazil
BRA
33009279
Italy
ITA
32018806
Mexico
MEX
310235-23
Japan
JPN
300349-50

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