Argentina vs Brazil: FIFA World Cup Qualifiers | Prediction

Argentina and Brazil will conclude this week’s World Cup Qualifiers when the two heavyweights meet each other on Tuesday, 16th November at San Juan. 

Brazil have already booked their seat in the 2022 FIFA World Cup after edging out Colombia 1-0, While Argentina is on the brink of qualification after their 1-0 win over Uruguay. 

Argentina are on 26 games unbeaten streak and have fared notably in their qualifiers fixtures. They are on the cusp of booking a ticket to Qatar, and a draw or win over Brazil will send them to FIFA World Cup 2022. 

While Brazil has already sealed their berth for the 2022 World Cup, and this will not be a crucial fixture for them, the team will fight for the three points, as this will be South American Superclasico

Argentina vs Brazil: Head-to-Head

Date Result Event 
10 Jul 2021Brazil 0-1 ArgentinaCopa America 
15 Nov 2019Brazil 0-1 Argentina Superclasico 
02 Jul 2019Brazil 2-0 Argentina Copa America 
16 Oct 2018Argentina 0-1 Brazil Superclasico
09 Jun 2017Brazil 0-1 Argentina Superclasico

Argentina form guide: W-W-W-D-W

Brazil form guide: W-W-D-W-W

Argentina vs Brazil: Trivia 

- Argentina holds an upper hand in the last 5 head-to-head matches (W3, L2)

- Neymar’s goal against Peru was his 12th goal making him Brazil’s top scorer, overtaking Romario. 

- Brazil has already qualified for the 2022 Qatar World Cup  

- Neymar has bagged seven goals and eight assists in his past nine World Cup qualifying games for Brazil.

Argentina vs Brazil: Flashback 

Argentina vs Brazil: Predicted XI

Argentina Predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Emiliano Martinez, Gonzalo Montiel, Cristian Romero, Nicolas Otamendi, Nicolas Tagliafico, Rodrigo De Paul, Giovani Lo Celso, Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi, Paulo Dybala, Lautaro Martinez

Brazil Predicted XI (4-3-3): Alisson Becker, Emerson Royal, Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Alex Sandro, Fred, Casemiro, Lucas Paqueta, Raphinha, Vinicius Junior, Gabriel Jesus

Argentina vs Brazil: World Cup Qualifiers Prediction 

Argentina has been excellent under the management of Lionel Scaloni and has flourished in every game. 

The players have played great football in their past matches and stand second in the qualifying table. Moreover, Argentina has played as a team over the past few months. 

Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria, Paulo Dybala, and Rodrigo de Paul have been pivotal for Argentina without Lionel Messi.

While Brazil has been flying and are six points ahead of 2nd-placed Argentina in the group. As usual, Neymar has been in fine form and will be the key figure in this fixture. 

Sporco Predicts this will be a tough fixture, although Argentina will edge out Brazil in Tuesday's World Cup Qualifiers.

Prediction: Argentina 2-1 Brazil   

Leave a Reply