Argentina vs Brazil: TV channel, live stream, team news & Copa America final preview

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Lionel Messi will look to end career-long tournament heartache with Argentina in the Copa America final on Saturday, but they must overcome a Brazil side featuring Neymar and Co.

Watch Argentina vs Brazil on fuboTV (free 7-day trial)

The Albiceleste booked their place in the final after a penalty shootout victory over Colombia, while hosts and defending champions Brazil progressed past Peru in the other semi-final.

There will be no fans in the Maracana Stadium due to the public health situation in Brazil, but both sides will no doubt still be eager to put on a show for the fans watching around the world.

Ahead of the game, Goal has the details of how to watch on TV, stream live online, team news and more.

Game Argentina vs Brazil
Date July 10, 2021
Time 8pm ET / 5pm PT
Stream fubo TV (7-day free trial)

TV channel, live stream & how to watch

In the United States (US), the game can be watched live and on-demand with fuboTV (watch with a 7-day free trial).

New users can sign up for a free seven-day trial of the live sports streaming service, which can be accessed via iOS, Android, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV as well as on a web browser.

U.S. TV channel Online stream
FS1 / UniMas / TUDN USA fubo TV (7-day free trial)

Team news & squads

Position Argentina roster
Goalkeepers Armani, Marchesin, Martinez, Musso
Defenders Quarta, Tagliafico, Montiel, Pezzella, Acuna, Romero, Otamendi, L. Martinez, Molina
Midfielders Paredes, De Paul, Di Maria, Palacios, Dominguez, Rodriguez, Lo Celso, A. Correa, Gomez
Forwards Messi, Lautaro, Aguero, Gonzalez, J. Correa, Alvarez

Messi suffered a bloodied ankle in the semi-final victory, but the man who leads the tournament scoring charts with four goals is expected to be available for the final to lead his side out.

Lautaro Martinez has three goals to his name this tournament and is expected to lead the line, while penalty shootout hero Emi Martinez will start between the posts.

Predicted Argentina starting XI: E. Martinez; Tagliafico, Otamendi, Pezzella, Montiel; Rodriguez, Lo Celso, De Paul; Di Maria, Lautaro, Messi.

Position Brazil roster
Goalkeepers Alisson, Weverton, Ederson
Defenders Danilo, T. Silva, Marquinhos, Sandro, Emerson, E. Militao, R. Lodi, L. Ortiz
Midfielders Casemiro, Fred, Everton Ribeiro, Fabinho, Paqueta, D. Luiz
Forwards Richarlison, G. Jesus, Neymar, Vinicius Jr., Everton, Firmino, G. Barbosa

Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus is unavailable for Brazil as he serves the second game of a two-match suspension.

Tite has experimented with a number of different personnel combinations during the tournament, but a few of the constants include Casemiro, Fred and Neymar, all of whom should feature.

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Lucas Paqueta has impressed during the tournament, scoring two goals, including the decisive strike in the semi-final, so should be pushing for a start.

Predicted Brazil starting XI: Ederson; Danilo, T. Silva, Marquinhos, Sandro; Casemiro, Fred, Everton, Paqueta, Neymar; Richarlison.

Recent results & head-to-head

Last five results

Argentina results Brazil results
Argentina 1-1 Colombia (Jul 6) Brazil 1-0 Peru (Jul 5)
Argentina 3-0 Ecuador (Jul 3) Brazil 1-0 Chile (Jul 2)
Bolivia 1-4 Argentina (Jun 28) Brazil 1-1 Ecuador (Jun 27)
Argentina 1-0 Paraguay (Jun 21) Brazil 2-1 Colombia (Jun 23)
Argentina 1-0 Uruguay (Jun 18) Brazil 4-0 Peru (Jun 17)

Head-to-head

Date Result
Nov 15, 2019 Brazil 0-1 Argentina
Jul 2, 2019 Brazil 2-0 Argentina
Oct 16, 2018 Argentina 0-1 Brazil
Jun 9, 2017 Brazil 0-1 Argentina
Nov 10, 2016 Brazil 3-0 Argentina