Brazil to play Portugal twice in 2013
Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) president José Maria Marin has revealed that the Seleção will play two friendlies against Portugal in 2013.
The five-time world champions are scheduled to play a friendly against South Africa in São Paulo on the 7th of September, before testing themselves against China in another friendly three days later in Recife.
However, as part of a series of warm-up matches for the 2014 World Cup, Brazil will also pit their wits against England as well as Portugal next year.
''We have already arranged to play two friendlies with Portugal. There will be a game in Sao Paulo and another in Portugal in 2013,'' Marin told Rádio Estadão ESPN. ''We've just yet to decide the dates.''
''We will also definatly be playing against England in England next year .''