Brazil Vs Korea Republic: Line up and Formation Prediction

Semi Final 2: South Korea Vs Brazil

August 9, 2012

Brazil are favorite to win the Olympics gold medal in men football, as a result they will face South Korean in their pursuit to win first ever gold medal in Olympics football.

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South Korea will be in the pitch without their reliable right back  Kim Chang-Soo who got an injury on his wrist in the first half of the clash against Great Britain. Korea out-clashed their quarter final opponent Great Britain after 120 minutes of play which did not separate the winners, leading the game to 5-4 win favoring Koreans in the tie breakers. South Korea will look to come up with something in this successful run as this is the first time they have entered the semifinals of Olympics football in their history.

Brazil will look to utilize their position they got in the tournament after they survived scary situation against Honduras on a come back match to secure 3-2 win in the Quarter Finals. Brazil has bee notices by everyone around the globe as they carry high expectations with the existance of players like Oscar, Silva, Neymar and Hulk.

Probable Line Ups and Formations

South Korea: Lee, Oh, Yung, Y Kim, K Kim, B Kim, Ki, Koo, Han , Ji, Park

Brazil: Neto, Rafael, Juan, Thiago Silva, Marcelo, Sandro, Romulo, Oscar, Hulk, Damiao, Neymar

Brazil might come up with Standard Formation 4-4-2 while the Asians might be looking to defend themselves from Brazil who have already scored 12 goals in the tournament so far netting 3 in every game.


Brazil 2-0 Korea

With Koreans being desperate on their first ever Semi Finals in Olympics Mens Football, expect the game to be closer than you thought.