Shakhtar on international duty: Brazil lost to Colombia

Brazil national team played their Copa America Group Stage MD 2 game.

Brazil 0-1 Colombia

Goal: Murillo (36’)

Brazil: Jefferson, Dani Alves, Thiago Silva, Miranda, Filipe Luis, Fernandinho, Elias (Tardelli - 6’), Fred (Coutinho - 46’), Willian (Douglas Costa - 69’), Neymar, Roberto Firmino

Colombia: Ospina, Zúñiga, Zapata, Murillo, Armero, Valencia (Mejia - 80’), Sanchez, Cuadrado, Rodriguez, Falcao (Ibarbo - 69’), Teo Gutierrez (Bacca - 76’)

Pentacampeones’ mentor Carlos Dunga fielded Shakhtar midfielder Fred in the starting line-up. He played the first half. On 69 minutes, another Shakhtar representative Douglas Costa took to the pitch.

The Colombians scored the only goal following a free-kick. Murillo thumped home a half-volley from close range. The Brazilians had several chances to equalize, but failed to do so.

Everything will be decided for Selecao in the next round encounter with Venezuela. This match will be held on June 22.

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