FIFA U 17 World Cup: All you need to know about the Mali vs Brazil game

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Brazil seek consolation win over Mali for third place. With little at stake after losing in the semifinals, both sides will go all out in their bid to sign off on a winning note.

Match Details:

Date: 28th October, 2017
Time: 5 pm IST
Venue: Vivekananda Yuba Bharti Kirangangan, Kolkata
Live Telecast: Sony Ten 2, Sony ESPN
Live streaming: Sony LIV


Brazil will be in action at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on the last day of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, potentially in front of a capacity crowd that has embraced them as their own.

It is expected to be free-flowing contest between Brazil’s natural flair and the raw power and speed of an African side. Brazil, the pre-tournament and crowd favourites, were distraught after their 1-3 loss to England in the semifinals on Wednesday. They would want to salvage some pride and give the Kolkata crowd one last chance to lustily cheer them.

Predicted Line Up:-

Brazil (4-3-3): Brazao, Wesley, Vitao, Lucas, Victor, Weverson, Marcos, Alan, Paulinho, Lincoln, Brenner

Mali (4-1-4-1): Koita, Boubacar, Konate, Diaby, Fofana, Traore, Jiddou, Samake, Doucoure, Ndiaye, Drame