Brazil take on Netherlands for a fight for the third place of the FIFA World Cup 2014 at the Nacional in Brasilia. Brazil are still reeling from the 7-1 hammering by the hands of Germany and are going to play out this encounter for whatever pride that is left. Netherlands on the other hand feel they only just missed out the chance to reach the finals.
You can watch the live streaming of the Brazil vs Netherlands match in India at livsports.in and for the viewers in USA, you can watch the match on Espn.go.com. Football lovers can watch the live telecast of this match at Sony Six TV Channel. The kick off time is 8:00 PM GMT (1:30 am IST, July 13).
BRAZIL VS NETHERLANDS MATCH FACTS
The World Cup third place play-off is almost always a high scoring affair. Last time out it finished Uruguay 2 – Germany 3. In 2006, Germany also scored three versus Portugal. And, Turkey beat South Korea 3-2 in 2002.
If Michael Vorm plays, Holland will have utilised every single member of their 23-man World Cup squad in Brazil.
Brazil last played Holland in June 2011, the final score was 0-0.
Brazil are coming off the back of their worst ever World Cup defeat.
Holland did not have a single shot on goal during the opening 90 minutes against Argentina.
The Dutch have scored one goal from open play in three matches.
Brazil’s defeat to Germany was their first competitive loss on home soil since 1975.