Shakhtar on international duty: Brazilians beat Honduras
Brazil claimed a narrow win in the friendly game.
Brazil 1-0 Honduras
Goal: Firmino (33’)
Brazil: Jefferson, Miranda, Filipe Luis, David Luiz (Thiago Silva - 46’), Fabinho (Marquinhos - 75’), Fernandinho, Willian (Douglas Costa - 46’), Coutinho (Neymar - 46’), Firmino (Robinho - 71’), Kazimir, Fred (Elias - 81’)
Brazil national team mentor Carlos Dunga fielded Shakhtar midfielder Fred in the starting line-up. The latter played most of the match. Another Pitman Douglas Costa took to the pitch on 46 minutes.
The only goal of the game was scored by Roberto Firmino following an accurate pass by Filipe Luis. This meeting is a closing one in the Brazilians’ preparation for the start of the Copa America.
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