Africa

Brazil vs Ghana : Confirmed line-ups and head to head stats

Ghana Black Stars are taking on Neymar’s Brazil tonight in a friendly game in France as they prepare for upcoming FIFA World Cup in Qatar from Novembre 20 to December 18.

The Black Stars will wear their new kit for the first time so will Vinicius Jr and the Brazilians.

Cameroon remains the only African nation to have beaten Brazil. That was during FIFA Confederations Cup in 2003 with a Samuel Eto’o goal (1-0).

Brazil 🇧🇷 have lost just once to African opposition in 37 official games registering 34 wins and two draws. The Seleção loss was a 1-0 victory for Cameroon 🇨🇲 courtesy of a Samuel Eto’o goal at the 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup in France. Over to you Ghana 🇬🇭. pic.twitter.com/h5MVt5kfWD

The Seleçao won 34 games and registered 2 draws in 37 official games against African countries.

Otto Addo and his men have a new chapter of their history to write knowing Black Stars lost all of their 3 matches against Brazil respectively 3-0 (World Cup), 1-0 (Friendly) and 1-0 (Friendly) with the last one being in September 2011.

Confirmed line-ups

Ghana XI : Wallacott – Odoi, Rahman, Djiku, Amartey – Partey, Kudus, Ayew – Sulemana, Afena Gyan, J. Ayew

Brazil XI : Alisson – Telles, Silva, Marquinhos, Militao – Paqueta, Casemiro, Neymar – Vinicius, Raphinha, Richarlison.

Kick off : 18:30 GMT