Brazil vs Argentina: how and where to watch - times, TV, online
The 'Superclásico de las Américas' takes place on Sunday at the Corinthians Arena in São Paulo as both nations look to maintain their solid WC qualifying starts.
Lionel Messi is set for a start on Sunday night after helping Argentina to a win away in Venezuela in the first of the three World Cup qualifiers scheduled for this window this week in spite of having played less than half an hour this season for his new club Paris St Germain.
The 34-year-old made his PSG debut on Sunday when he came on as a substitute against Reims and played 24 minutes in the 2-0 win and played for the entire game in Caracas.
Argentina face Brazil in Sao Paulo on Sunday and then take on Bolivia in Buenos Aires on 9 September.
They sit in second place behind Brazil in the 10-team South American qualifying group with the top four sides qualifying automatically for Qatar 2022.
Scaloni lauded the players who came from England in spite of a controversial move by Premier League clubs to stop them traveling.
Brazil confident ahead of Sunday clash
Brazil, too are in a confident mood after winning all seven of their first games in World Cup qualifying for the first time. The five-times world champions have 21 points, six more than Argentina in second place.
"Seven wins in a row is historic, we'll now hope to make it eight," said Everton Ribeiro, who scored Brazil's winner in their 1-0 victory over Chile in Santiago.
Goalkeeper Weverton said they were well aware of Argentina's quality. “It will be hard fought game and so now we are going to rest to recuperate and get ready," he added. "(Coach) Tite is going to prepare us well, it is a derby and a really difficult game and we hope to win one more, that’s our aim.”
Brazil will be without nine of their England-based players, who were prevented from travelling by their clubs, but will be confident their squad depth can cover the absences.
What time does Brazil vs Argentina kick-off?
The 2022 Qatar World Cup qualifying game between Brazil-Argentina will be staged at the Corinthians Arena in São Paulo (Brazil). Kick off is 16:00 (local time).
US ET: 15:00
US PT: 12:00
For everywhere else in the world, you can check here to see what time the Brazil-Argentina match gets underway.
Where can I watch Brazil-Argentina?
If the Brazil-Argentina qualifier is available in your country, you can check here to see what channels or platforms will be showing the game.
United States: Fubo sports Network
Is the Brazil-Argentina game available online?
The World Cup qualifier is available in most nations through the rights holders' online platform, if they have one. The best option is to check who is showing the game in your country and if they have an online service or iOS/Android app to watch it on.
Brazil-Argentina live with AS English
You can also follow our live text commentary here on AS English. We will be building up to the match an hour or so from kick-off before giving you a minute-by-minute account from Sâo Paulo as the action unfolds.
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