Brazil’s Seleção Blasts Australia 4×0 in Friendly

The world’s number one, Brazil, demolished Australia 4-0 led by Diego Souza's two goals in the opening and closing seconds of the game.

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Yesterday, Tuesday, June 13th, FIFA's current number one ranked team in the world looked every bit worthy of that lofty title as Brazil's national football (soccer) team easily dispatched Australia 4-0 in an international friendly at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in Melbourne, Australia.

For Brazil, yesterday's game was the second of a pair of friendly matches played in Melbourne. In the first match, on June 9th, the Seleção were beaten 1-0 by a Lionel Messi-led Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?