Brazil vs Argentina: Where to watch, time in India, preview and predicted XI for the World Cup qualifier

Mudeet Arora
Brazil vs Argentina World Cup qualifier date and time in India
Brazil vs Argentina World Cup qualifier date and time in India / MB Media/GettyImages

Argentina will take on Brazil for the very first time in the World Cup qualifiers on Wednesday, November 17, 5am Indian Standard time.

After their game was postponed two months back, both teams will face each other with Argentina second in the group standings, six points behind Brazil, who have already booked their place for the World Cup in Qatar.

Both teams will look to gain a mental advantage over each other in this clash as we head towards the end of the qualification stage.

Brazil vs Argentina will be shown LIVE on Sony Ten HD and Sony Six HD channels in India. The game will also be available to live stream on the Sony Liv app.

Ahead of this much awaited clash, we take a look at 90min India's Brazil and Argentina's predicted XI for the game.

Brazil's probable XI:

Ederson; Danilo, Marquinhos, Silva, Sandro; Gerson, Fabinho, Paqueta; Raphinha, Jesus, Neymar

Argentina's probable XI:

Martinez; Molina, Romero, Otamendi, Acuna; Lo Celso, Rodriguez, De Paul; Di Maria, Martinez, Messi. 

Argentina can secure their FIFA World Cup spot if they beat Brazil and if two of three other teams, Uruguay, Chile and Colombia fail to win their games against Bolivia, Ecuador and Paraguay respectively.

Brazil have Casemiro suspended and will be replaced by Fabinho.

Brazil coach Tite could give a debut to Gremio goalkeeper Gabriel Chapeco and Arsenal defender Gabriel Magalhaes.

Meanwhile, Argentina have named youngters Thiago Almada, Enzo Fernandez, Santiago Simon and Boca Juniors midfielder Cristian Medina who will all be looking to earn their first caps for their country.