Under coach Luis Felipe Scolari , the Brazilian is now trying to repeat the success of 12 years ago when the World Cup in Korea - Japan . This year, being in a group with Croatia, Mexico, and Cameroon is certainly not an easy task for a team that had won the World Cup 5 times ( 1958, 1962, 1970, 1994 and 2002).
Nevertheless, Brazil has a strong capital to become champions at home. Brazil is still the referance of world football at the same place of the star talent . Their hope to be a champion at home will rest on names such as Neymar, Dani Alves, and David Luiz . Them with other stars like Oscar, Fred, Thiago Silva is expected to satisfy the home crowd .
Coach : Luis Felipe Scolari
Men who born 65 years ago is starting to fill the seat of the Brazilian national team coach since 2012 replacing Mano Manesez which only lasted one year. Previous Luis Felipe Scolari coached Brazil in 2002 ( World Cup 2002), 2003-2008 Portugal, Chelsea 2008-2009, 2009-2010 Bunyodkor, Palmeiras 2010-2011. Relying 4-3-3 ' Big Phil ' is expected to play attack and rely on their striker Neymar .
Star Player : Neymar
Neymar Da Silva Santos Junior , or Neymar it is commonly called football career began in 2003 . In 2009 Neymar began to start career as a professional when he was 17 years old . June 28, 2013 Neymar contracted Spanish Giants, Barcelona to join for 5 years to reach a transfer fee of 28 million euros. Neymar could become a mainstay of the Brazilian front line as the player has proven himself as a capable scorer and won the Golden Ball award at the 2013 Confederations Cup .
1930, 1934, 1938, 1950, 1954, 1958 (Champion), 1962 (Champion), 1966, 1970 (Champion), 1974, 1978, 1982, 1986, 1990, 1994 (Champion), 1998, 2002 (Champion), 2006, 2010, 2014.
Champion 5 times.