Brazil national team coordinator Juninho Paulista confirmed on Wednesday that a friendly match on June 11 in Australia against Argentina’s national team had been canceled at AFA’s request.
During the press conference to announce those summoned for the matches on the FIFA date in June, the CBF leader reported that the planned “Albiceleste” June 11 event in Australia had been canceled, and now the organization was looking at the African. rival to take advantage of that day.
According to Juninho Paulista, the Australian friendly has been canceled at the request of the AFA at Pitch International, which is responsible for arranging friendly matches for both teams. Last week CBF officially hosted the match and tickets were sold out but AFA could not confirm it because coach Lionel Scaloni did not like the game especially as it would be in Australia a few days later. Finalissima will face Italy in London, scheduled for June 1.
So far, the current South American champion has only secured a match against the current European king and hopes to add new friendships. The most likely possibility right now is Israel on June 6th.
Meanwhile, Tite’s team will play on June 2 against South Korea, and Seoul, and head to Japan where they will face the South African team on June 6 and hope to close out a third friendly match against rival Africa on June 11 before the team’s refusal. European groups.