Allison starts goal for Seleção in the opening match of the tournament. Marquinhos and Thiago Silva are at the center of the defense, while Danilo and Alex Sandro start at full-backs.
Casemiro, Lucas Paqueta and Neymar launched the attack in midfield, with Richarlison, Rafinha and Vinicius Jr.
However, fans were dismayed to see Tait name Richarlison and Rafinha in attack. Rafinha has made two goals and four assists in his 18 appearances for his club Barcelona this season.
Richarlison, on the other hand, has scored two goals and provided three assists in 15 appearances.
Gabriel Jesus and Anthony are doing well at their respective clubs, Arsenal and Manchester United.
In 20 games this season, Jesus has scored 5 goals and provided 7 assists. Anthony, meanwhile, has scored five goals and provided two assists in 14 games for Ajax and Manchester United.
Here are some of the best reactions on Twitter when Tite named Brazil’s starting XI for the 2022 FIFA World Cup against Serbia.
Selecaos has lifted the World Cup five times in its history. However, their last win was his 2002. It will be my first time on the field in Qatar.
Brazil’s Tite on how he has changed over time ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup
Ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup clash with Serbia, Brazil coach Tite revealed that he learned a lot from Seleção’s 1-1 draw against Switzerland in the 2018 competition.
talk GuardianTight said:
“Now I know better how to focus my attention. It was a foul and I was angry during that match.” [on Miranda]10 minutes after the goal I [moves his head like he is lost] … “It’s the World Cup and Brazil is the biggest team in the world.”
“A lot of things ran through my head. Filipe Ruiz said later that we need to know that everyone is looking at us and we have to be natural. At that point, I wasn’t acting naturally.”
Tait added that he has learned to keep his emotions in check and complain to the referee with respect.