The headline may show a question mark on one or the other’s face. What is Qatar doing at Copa America? Has not the host of the next World Cup recently won the Asian Cup? That’s correct, but there are two visiting teams at the South American tournament. This time, this is Qatar and Japan.
This is the friendly game between Brazil and Qatar, where a prediction – as always in test matches – is very difficult, under a special star. In addition to the sporting explosiveness, the Neymar staff is once again at the center of the reporting in this game. Neymar once again takes care of the place for escapades and is currently suspected of sexual abuse. In addition, there is a public dispute between him and a woman, the attacker of PSG once again appear in bad light.
Brazil vs Qatar Today’s Football Tips
Of course these are not exactly the best conditions for a big tournament, which is supposed to bring the proud country back to # 1 on the continent. Even in Brazil’s friendly against Qatar, the odds for a home win are too low. The whole secondary theater of action can not pass without a trace of the team. A 1.10 odds for the victory of the home team against a form strong team from Qatar hardly promises value. On the other hand, guests can find a double-digit rate in the top.
Brazil – Statistics & Current Form
Since 2007, twelve years, Brazil is waiting for a big title. After the bitter at the World Cup and the two missed titles in 2015 and 2016 at the Copa America, which each grabbed Chile, it should work this time again. After the debacle against Germany 2014 (1: 7 in the semi-finals of the World Cup) there is also the chance to rehabilitate at home in front of their own fans. The potential is unquestionably present in the Selecao squad. Seven of the last eight games since the 2018 World Cup have been won by Brazil. However, the quarter-final goal against Belgium is still in the minds of many players and this time it’s a matter of proving that the team will finally deliver again at a major event. National coach Tite can therefore not use the secondary battlefields around Neymar at all.
The coach acted consequently and took away the superstar captaincy. Oldie Dani Alves will thus lead Brazil as a captain on the lawn. Whether this move was wise or causes even more unrest, will probably show up only with the cutting off at the Copa. Before the first group game against Bolivia on 15.06 are still two friendlies on the program. After Wednesday there is still a duel with Honduras. But first of all, it’s about Brazil being able to beat Qatar for a home win. Even if it is just a preparatory game, a draw or even a defeat in front of a home crowd would cause even more question marks and restlessness. It is therefore to be expected that national coach Tite, although he wants to test, sends a very powerful team on the pitch and the host of the World Cup from 2020 is not taken lightly.
Last matches of Brazil:
⚽️ 26.03.2019 – Czech Republic vs. Brazil 1: 3 (friendly)
⚽️ 23.03.2019 – Brazil vs. Panama 1: 1 (friendly)
⚽️ 20.11.2018 – Brazil vs. Cameroon 1: 0 (friendly)
⚽️ 16.11.2018 – Brazil vs. Uruguay 1: 0 (friendly)
⚽️ 16.10.2018 – Argentina vs Brazil 0: 1 (friendly)
Qatar – Statistics & Current Form
Qatar continues to work on its World Championship form. By winning the Asian Cup at the beginning of the year, the country has already made a big point and now wants to stop at the Copa America. Since the final win against Japan, which was surprising for many (victory rate was around 4 at that time), Qatar is suddenly clearly perceived differently by the competition. That’s why the test match against a big nation like Brazil is being watched with excitement. After seven wins in a row Qatar is full of confidence and does not want to hide against the South Americans. Coach Felix Sanchez Bas also prepares his team for the group stage of the Copa. There, Qatar meets Paraguay, Colombia and Argentina.
The very strong group is opened with the duel against Paraguay, in which a victory is almost mandatory. Therefore, the dress rehearsal against the Selecao is also taken very seriously. It’s the only game since February until the tournament starts. There are few known names or superstars in the squad, so Sanchez Bas’s squad must function as a collective. Maybe something should be emphasized Ali Almoez, who has met both in the semifinals, as well as in the final of the Asian Cup. In the final he made against Japan for the important 1-0, which was the cornerstone for the 3-1 win and the title win. Against Brazil, it is for Qatar, this prediction dared to arrive, especially on a good defensive work.
Last matches of Qatar:
⚽️ 01.02.2019 – Japan vs Qatar 1: 3 (Asia Cup)
⚽️ 29.01.2019 – Qatar vs United Arab Emirates 4: 0 (Asian Cup)
⚽️ 25.01.2019 – South Korea vs. Qatar 0: 1 (Asian Cup)
⚽️ 22.01.2019 – Qatar vs Iraq 1-0 (Asia Cup)
⚽️ 17.01.2019 – Saudi Arabia Vs. Qatar 0-2 (Asia Cup)
Brazil vs Qatar Direct comparison
The direct comparison between Brazil and Qatar does not help in the search for a tip, since the two nations have never met. The duel on Wednesday evening is thus a real premiere.
Brazil vs Qatar Betting Tips Provided by Experts Tipsters
There is no real football festival to be expected between Brazil and Qatar, which is why the handicap tip on the outsider seems very lucrative. Of the last ten wins in Brazil, the games ended five times 2-0 and three times 1-0. Despite the great quality of the offensive, Coach Tite has managed to integrate a very stable work against the ball in the system, which is a little more result-oriented, bringing the success back to the proud country. In addition, the World Cup hosts 2020 act defensively incredibly compact. In six of the seven games at the Asian Cup Qatar was without a goal. Only Japan was able to put the ball in the case once in the final.
Key Facts – Brazil vs Qatar tips
⭐️ Both teams are preparing for the Copa America
⭐️ Qatar has denied the first test match since winning the Asian Cup
⭐️ Five of the last six games of Brazil ended with “Under 2.5 goals”
When the Neymar Theater, the captaincy and the lack of match practice are added to the Selecao, one quickly gets the impression that the test match on Wednesday evening could not be as clear as it was in the match Brazil vs Qatar. It is not for nothing that five of Brazil’s last six games ended with a maximum of two goals. In friendlies, surprises are more likely anyway, which is why the value is clearly on the side of the outsider. A tip on the handicap +2 is the best recommendation, since even a win with two goals of the home side is covered and means no loss. A 1-0 appear far more likely than a success with three or more goals difference.
Insider Tips: Victory Qatar (+2)