This match took more than 45 minutes to get going, but it turned into a fantastic end-to-end contest.
Luis Felipe Scolari brought Hernanes into his side at the expensive of Paulinho, but otherwise his starting XI was unchanged.
Cesare Prandelli was without Andrea Pirlo so Alberto Aquilani came into the side, while Leonardo Bonucci, Antonio Candreva and Alessandro Diamanti were all given starts in a rough 4-4-1-1 / 4-2-3-1 system.
The first half was dreadful, but Brazil took charge in the second half and fully deserved their victory. Read more »