BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil, June 26 (Reuters) - Brazil play Chile in their World Cup round of 16 match on Saturday.
Where: Mineirao stadium, Belo Horizonte
When: Saturday, June 28, 13:00 local (1600 GMT/12 PM ET)
Referee: not yet announced
Brazil: 12-Julio Cesar; 2-Daniel Alves, 3-Thiago Silva, 4-David Luiz, 6-Marcelo; 5-Fernandinho, 11-Oscar, 17-Luiz Gustavo, 7-Hulk; 9-Fred, 10-Neymar
Chile: 1-Claudio Bravo; 4-Mauricio Isla, 17-Gary Medel, 18-Gonzalo Jara, 2-Eugenio Mena; 20-Charles Aranguiz, 21-Marcelo Diaz, 5-Francisco Silva, 8-Arturo Vidal; 7-Alexis Sanchez, 11-Eduardo Vargas
- Brazil have eliminated Chile three times in previous World Cups. The Brazilians beat them in the semi-finals when Chile hosted the tournament in 1962 and again in the last 16 at France 1998 and South Africa 2010.
- The two sides have met 68 times with Brazil winning 48. Chile have celebrated just seven wins against their fellow South Americans with 13 matches ending in a draw.
- Brazil forward Neymar and Chile striker Alexis Sanchez are team mates at Barcelona and close friends. They are both carrying the hopes of their nations to score.
- Last meeting: Toronto, Canada, November 19, 2013, Brazil 2 Chile 1 (Reporting by Karolos Grohmann, editing by Ed Osmond)
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