Brazil vs Croatia at Anfield in World Cup warmup in JuneApril 16, 2018 4:47pm

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil and Croatia will meet in Liverpool two weeks before their opening World Cup matches in Russia.

The Brazilian Football Confederation says the warmup will be on June 3 at Anfield.

Tottenham's training ground in London will be Brazil's base from May 28 to June 8.

On June. 10, Brazil plays Austria in Vienna in its last World Cup warmup.

Coach Tite picked Croatia as an adversary to test Brazil against a team from the Balkan region.

Brazil's World Cup opener is against Switzerland on June 17, and Serbia is in their group.

Croatia starts against Nigeria the day before. Argentina is in their group.

Page 1 of 1

More Stories Like This

WORLD CUP: Salah can rouse Egypt after 28-year waitEgypt is in Group A at the World Cup alongside host Russia, Uruguay and Saudi Arabia
WORLD CUP: Uruguay striker Suarez seeking redemptionThe World Cup provides Luis Suarez a chance to make amends
WORLD CUP: Injuries, dull style a concern for host RussiaNo Russian team has made it out of the group stage at the World Cup since the Soviet era and a spate of recent injuries is going to make it tough on the hosts again this year
WORLD CUP: Coaching changes unsettle lowest-ranked SaudisSaudi Arabia has a proven winner in charge for this year's World Cup, Juan Antonio Pizzi
FIFA signs Russian diamond miner as World Cup sponsorFIFA has signed state-controlled diamond miner Alrosa as a fourth Russian sponsor, completing its slate of third-tier European backers for the World Cup
FIFA clears Russia switch for Finnish teenager EremenkoFIFA has cleared teenage midfielder Sergei Eremenko to play for Russia at the World Cup by approving his change of national eligibility from Finland
AdChoices

Related Searches

Related Searches

AdChoices