Bruno Guimaraes has had a mini relaxation, an enforced one.
The midfielder performed within the defeat at Dortmund however then missed Bournemouth as a result of a one sport suspension.
Now 9 days after his final motion, Bruno Guimaraes hoping to be enjoying once more on what occurs to be his twenty sixth birthday as we speak.
At 9pm native time (midnight in UK),
Brazil are kicking off away towards Colombia of their newest 2026 World Cup group qualifier.
Then the largest match of all, Brazil v Argentina on the Maracana on Tuesday 21 November with a 9.30pm kick-off (12.30am kick-off on Wednesday 22 November in UK time).
Bruno Guimaraes has been speaking forward of the 2 Brazil matches at a press convention.
Beginning off World Cup qualifying with two wins, Brazil then final month suffered a shock draw towards Venezuela and defeat to Uruguay, leaving the South American 2026 World Cup qualifying desk trying like this:
No motive to panic with 14 qualifying matches to go, particularly with the highest six mechanically showing on the 2026 World Cup (in USA, Mexico and Canada), the place it is going to be an enormous 48 international locations collaborating. Plus the seventh positioned South American membership goes into an all or nothing play-off for one more spot on the finals.
Nevertheless, Brazil are used to so usually having been the highest canine in South America and on the very least preventing it out with Argentina on the prime. Particularly with Argentina as reigning World Cup winners, that offers further edge to Tuesday’s encounter, nevertheless, to start with Bruno Guimaraes and Brazil want to make sure they cope with Colombia tonight.
Bruno Guimaraes talking forward of the Brazil worldwide matches in November, quotes through Globo Esporte:
“Colombia are a troublesome opponent, more and more with gamers enjoying in Europe.
“We all know the climate there may be sizzling, the followers take part quite a bit, it’s a sophisticated sport.
“It’s been difficult however I imagine we’ve what it takes to go there and win.
“We all know that Barranquilla is sizzling, fairly sizzling.
“It’s a bodily sport, lots of big-name gamers of their crew.
“It’s troublesome however we are able to win.
“We all know that Brazil v Argentina is a sport aside, for all the pieces it’s about.
“Clearly we maintain this in thoughts, however we maintain our whole focus [for now] on Colombia, it’s a troublesome, bodily sport.
“We’re paying due consideration to Colombia after which we can pay it to Argentina.
“A crew that has new gamers, similar to us. Something can occur, it’s a distinct sport and one that each participant enjoys enjoying.”
Bruno Guimaraes on his relationship with others within the Brazil set-up:
“I’ve a superb relationship with Douglas Luiz. We have been Olympic champions.
“I additionally get alongside effectively with Joelinton every day [with Newcastle United].
“It’s vital to return and learn how [Brazil Manager Fernando] Diniz thinks. He tries to assist everybody quite a bit when they should play. It’s vital to have this dialog, particularly with youthful folks.
“I already know Diniz. He made me skilled at 16 years outdated. I root for him above all else. I need to assist him, the crew and assist myself, indubitably.”
Bruno Guimaraes on Joelinton:
“Being with somebody you might be with daily [at Newcastle United] makes it simpler.
“I see him greater than my mom and father (laughs). An enormous brother.
“However that [playing together for Brazil] is as much as Diniz.
“But it surely’s actually cool to be with him right here.”
Bruno Guimaraes on Brazil set to play towards Argentina on the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro:
“Being with the folks I like.
“Everybody goes to Maracana.
“Maracana I’ve good recollections, that’s the place I really feel good.
“The place I need to reside when my profession ends. I’m completely happy to be right here.”
Bruno Guimaraes on newest rising expertise, 17 12 months outdated Endrick:
“An enormous expertise that we’re seeing born.
“He’s shy but it surely’s regular. He’s feeling good. We’re attempting to get him to speak. He’s being embraced by everybody.”
Bruno Guimaraes requested, with out Neymar, who’s the protagonist?
“We now have many protagonists right here. Vini, Rodrygo.
“Above all, it’s the energy of the group that has to look for the person to face out. We now have to assist them.
“If we are able to discover them in good circumstances, our probability of scoring objectives is larger.”
Bruno Guimaraes requested about lacking gamers and management:
“Neymar and Casemiro are famend gamers. Whoever replaces them will be capable to present their worth.
“Casemiro is a frontrunner all through his profession.
“Within the youth groups, I used to be the captain. I like that.
“This can emerge over time.
“Right now, I really feel extra snug right here than I did a 12 months in the past.
“I need to have the ability to play increasingly more.
“I’m going by an excellent time personally and professionally.
“I hope to point out this within the subsequent video games.”