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Brazil defeat Venezuela and they're in quarterfinals without Neymar (2-1)

The Brazilians were very effective in the set pieces

Brazil defeat Venezuela and they're in quarterfinals without Neymar (2-1)
Brazil defeat Venezuela and they're in quarterfinals without Neymar (2-1)

The Brazilians were very effective in the set pieces

Brazil is already in the quarterfinals of the Copa América after a hard victory against Venezuela. In the end it didn't comply with the biscotto and Brazil won 2-1. The tie was worth for both national teams and pass the first phase and be in the quarterfinals.

Dani Alves played the whole game in the comfortable victory of Brazil, who already won in the 8th minute after a goal by Thiago Silva. A great corner served by Robinho to the penalty spot, that the central defender of PSG solved with the right leg an impossible shot for the Venezuelan goalkeeper. And Brazil, since the beginning of the game showing a very different way of playing to the one shown against Colombia.

The second half started like the first. Only five minutes into the game, Firmino scored after a center of Willian that made a wonderful play from the left side. It was the 2-0, and with the scoring and ranking almost solved, the national team of Dunga loosened in the last minutes. Miku cut differences by Venezuela after a goal in the minute 83.

The match ended 2-1 with a victory of Brazil to Venezuela, leaving Dani Alves and Neymar in the top of Group C and the Venezuelans in the last place, eliminated from the Copa América. Peru was second, and Colombia the third with 4 points, classified as one of the two best thirds.

Brazil will play its quarterfinal game on Saturday at 23:30h against Paraguay, the second of group B, Argentina's group.