Brazil could not win against USA even with full strength


In the first friendly before the Copa America, Brazil beat Mexico with a late goal from Ndrik. This time too, everyone was waiting for something like this to happen. But in the end nothing happened. The Brazilians had to be content with a 1-1 draw with the host country of the Copa America, the United States.

The United States came into the game against Brazil after a big 5-1 loss in the previous match against Colombia. Real Madrid star Rodrigo scored Brazil’s first goal at the Orlando Stadium.

They got a 1-0 lead with Rodrigo’s great goal in the 17th minute. However, it was not too late for the United States to return to parity. In the 27th minute, a great free-kick by Pulisic got the hosts a goal.

Brazil coach Darival brought Paquetá, Ndrik, Savinho, Andres Pereira to the field as a substitute after a 1-1 tie; But they couldn’t get the job done thanks to the tenacity of USA goalkeeper Matt Turner.

For the first time in 19 encounters, the United States was able to draw with Brazil. For sure, one of the favorites Brazil will start the Copa America from a bit of a backfoot with a draw in this match.

RR/IHS/ASM