The FIFA World Cup 2014 has reached the quarter final & we are just few days away from new world cup champion of champions. Estadio Castelao is all set for a second quarter final match between Brazil & Colombia. Winners of their respective group have not lost any game in this tournament, but now one of them will face defeat. Check out Match preview, time & schedule of Brazil vs Colombia upcoming match of World Cup right over here. The Host nation is still favorites of qualifying for next round & this is their biggest test in the competition to face a team like Colombia which is responsible for knock out of Uruguay & Italy.
Brazil vs Colombia Quarter Final Schedule
|Competition||2014 FIFA World Cup|
|Date||4 July [GMT] & 5 July [IST]|
|Time||8:00 pm [GMT] & 1:30 am [IST]|
|Stadium||Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza|
|Audience capacity||67,037 spectators|
|Second team||Los Cafeteros|
|Referee||Carlos Velasco Carballo [Spain]|
|Sony SIX, Rede Globo
Caracol TV, RCN TV
Watch this quarter final match between five times champions & the Coffeers on your TV telecast & broadcast channels Sony SIX, Rede Globo, SporTV, ESPN, Caracol TV etc. Have a look on telecast channels of this match in other nations below.
Brazil: Rede Globo, SporTV, ESPN, Fox Sports, BandSports
Colombia: Caracol TV, RCN TV, win Sports, Millicom
USA: ESPN, ABC, Univision
UK: ITV 1, ITV Player
Germany: ARD, ZDF
Canada: CBC, Sportsnet, TVA, Eastlink TV
Switzerland: SRG SSR
France: TF1, beIN Sports
New Zealand: TVNZ, Sky Sport
Argentina: Torneos y Competencias, TV Publica Digital, DirecTV
Norway: NRK, TV2
Spain: Mediaset Espana, Gol Television
Singapore: Mediacorp, Singtel
Brazil vs Colombia 2014 World Cup Preview
Brazilian players struggled a lot for victory against Chile in round of 16 game. Neymar got injured in last game & according to reports, it is declared that the Barcelona winger is not 100% fit to face Los Cafeteros.
AS Monaco forward James Rodriguez is the only player in this competition who scored in every match. The player is currently at top spot in the race of FIFA Golden boot award. His opponent Neymar is at second spot for scorning 4 goals in last 4 matches.
The Coffeers have won just 2 games out of last 25 head to head matches, while Canarinho won 15 matches. Total of 66 goals have been scored in past 25 meetings out of which Brazil scored 55 times & Colombia netted 11 times. Complete head to head statistics are here: Brazil vs Colombia H2H Stats.
Coach Jose Pekerman’s squad is the most magnificent team of this World Cup. This is the best performance of this team in history of football. If they wins this match, they will play their first semi final of FIFA World Cup.