Fernandinho and Philippe Coutinho in Brazil line-up x Argentina 10 November 2016
Over 60,000 are expected in the estádio Mineirão for Brazil’s clash with Argentina on Thursday.
Four straight wins have lifted Brazil to top slot in the South America qualifiers but this will be Tite’s first real test as coach.
Manchester City-bound Gabriel Jesus will line up alongside Neymar. Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho is expected to provide the ammunition.
Brazil squad in full here
Brazil (probable): Alisson, Daniel Alves, Marquinhos, Miranda, Marcelo, Fernandinho, Paulinho, Renato Augusto, Philippe Coutinho, Neymar, Gabriel Jesus.
Argentina (possible): Romero, Zabaleta, Otamendi, Funes Mori, Más, Mascherano, Biglia, Perez, Di Maria, Messi, Higuaín.
Coach: Edgardo Bauza
Date: 10 November 2016
Kick-off: 21:45 (Brasilia) 23:45 (London)
Venue: Estádio Mineirão, Belo Horizonte
Officials: Julio Bascuñam, Christian Schiemann, Marcelo Barraza (all Chile).