friday

Great Britain – Brazil (olyympic squads)

Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrought  
Brazil is main favorite for Olimpic games and they come with really strong squad. Goalkeepers: Rafael Cabral and Neto
Defenders: Rafael da Silva (Manchester), Thiago Silva (captein, moved in PSG from  Milan for 42 mil e), Marcelo (Real Madrid), Bruno Uvini (Sao Paulo) , Juan Jesus (Internazionale), Danilo (porto), Alex Sandro (Porto)
Midfielders: Sandro (Tottenham) , Lucas Moura (Sao Paulo), Romulo (Spartak M), Oscar (Internazionale), Ganso (Santos)
Attack: Alexandre pato (Milan), Neymar (Santos), Leandro Damiao (Internacional), Hulk (Porto).
Maybe yoo dont follow Brazilian leaguer and didnt heard for goalkeepers but you must know palyers like Marcelo, Thiago Silva, Rafael, Sandro, Ganso, Hulk, Neymar, pato..This is their last friendly before Olimpics and coach Mano Menezes go with strongest squad:
Rafael Cabral, Rafael, Thiago Silva, Juan e Marcelo; Sandro, Rômulo e Oscar; Hulk, Leandro Damião e Neymar
Reserve players: Cabral, Sandro, Romula, Uvini, Danilo, alex sandro, Ganso and Pato.
On the other side Great Britain with this squad:
Butland
Richards-Tomkins-Caulker-Bertrand
Giggs-Allen-Cleverley
Sinclair-Bellamy-Sordell
Reserve players: Stelle, Tomkins, Allen, Taylor, Sinclair and Caulker.
Backam hope he will get card for games but he didnt. They have all players from premier league, they have some great players like Micah Richards, Ramsey, Sturridge but they are today not in starting line up. Of course, here is Ryan Giggs who can much contribue with his expirience but i bvelive this Brazis is too strong

Peace Cup » Hamburger – Groningen

  

Russia, Mordovia Saransk – Lokomotiv Moscow

Lokomotiv bring Slaven Bilic, now ex Croatia manager. With Bilic come his whole team of assistents and doctors:  Aljoša Asanović, Nikola Jurčević, Mladen Pralija, Jurica Rakić and Miljenko Rak. They brong Croatian defender Vedran Ćorluka from Tottenham (7 mil €), Samedov (great midfielder from Dinamo M for 8 mil €), striker Sarkisov from Shinnik (8 goals last season). There  was no important leaving.

Mordovia is new Premier league club, they didnt bring some famous names (Dujmovic was with Crpatia national team but didnt play in Croatia on Euro, also Dinamo Moscow send him on half season on loan to Zaragoza, didnt played there much). Important midfielders Acevedo (45/3) is nolonger their player.

Czech Republic » Super Cup » Liberec – Sigma Olomouc

Liberec had almost double more points last season (66/34) but Sigma won cup winning Sparta in finale. Liberec played tree days before Champions league qualification round with Shakhter Karagandy (won at home 1-0) and 4 days later they have 2nd game..neutral ground.. (later continue i i have time)

Ireland, Shamrock – Bray

hosts without Twigg  (att 16/15)