For the World Cup Qualifiers, the National Brazilian Team faces Bolivia
The coach Tite has already started to prepare his athletes for the next challenge in the Russia’s 2018 World Cup Qualifiers. The National Brazilian Team enters the pitch, in Natal, at Arena das Dunas, this Thursday, 21h45 (Brazilian time), for a duel against Bolivia.
Neymar Jr. and his partners are already training at the stage of the duel since Sunday (3) and they want to guarantee a good victory. Besides that, the athletes also made an open training session for ten thousand people and collected ten thousand tons of nourishment.
“We will play to win! Our objective is to win both games, keep up the good rhythm of the last round and remain among the first positions of the qualifiers. I’m confidant.”, said Neymar Jr. when asked about the National Team’s two games.
This will be Brazil’s number 10’s third match against Bolivia. The player is unbeaten against the Bolivians, with a draw, one victory and two goals. The game will also mark his first time in Natal, at the Arena das Dunas.
After the penalty goal he scored in the match against Celta de Vigo, NJr got to his 299 goals and needs one goal to break another personal record. He’s also undefeated playing in Brazil, with the National Brazilian team, and he’s seven goals away of matching Romario as the third biggest top-scorer in the team’s history.