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João Miranda
Yellow Card
Kaká
Philippe Coutinho
Rodrigo Caio
Renato Augusto
A. Arroyo
M. Camargo
Fabinho
Dani Alves
Gabriel
Goal
Gil
Yellow Card
Dani Alves
Yellow Card
Lucas Lima
Willian
Gabriel
Jonas
A. Godoy
Yellow Card
Willian
Yellow Card
Hulk
Luiz Gustavo
H. Cummings
L. Henríquez
V. Pimentel
A. Henríquez
A. Quintero
A. Cooper
A. Godoy
L. Tejada
B. Pérez
R. Buitrago
A. Cooper
Yellow Card
A. Henríquez
Yellow Card
Philippe Coutinho
Assist
Jonas
Goal
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Commentary

That's all for our live coverage from Denver, thanks for following along. Goodbye!
Jonas and Gabriel send the Selecao into the Copa America on a winning note, as they cruise past the Canaleros in Denver. Next time we see Brazil in action will be Saturday against Ecuador as they start up their campaign, while Panama return to the pitch next Monday against Bolivia.
FULL-TIME: PANAMA 0-2 BRAZIL.
There will be two minutes added on at the end of this match.
João Miranda
Yellow Card
Brazil
Miranda, the skipper, won't finish this one off with a clean record as he's booked for a lazy challenge on Quintero.
The tempo has just about gone now, as far as Brazil's pursuit is concerned. Panama are still trying to muster a bit of energy to find themselves a consolation goal - or at least manage a shot on target.
STAT: Panama are winless in their last nine matches against South American opposition, since a 3-1 victory over Bolivia in August 2011 (D3, L6).
PENEDO DOES MAGNIFICENTLY! He hurts himself in the process, but the keeper produces an absolutely brilliant piece of goalkeeping to deny Kaka from in close after Gabriel's peach of a pass into the area to set him up!
Brazil aren't shutting up shop just yet, eager to add to their lead in what is their final 10 minutes of game action before their tournament kicks off against Ecuador a week from yesterday.
Kaká
Philippe Coutinho
Brazil
The crowd goes crazy as Kaka enters the fray, at the expense of Coutinho.
Rodrigo Caio
Renato Augusto
Brazil
A third debut in this Brazil side tonight as Renato Augusto is replaced by Sao Paolo defender Rodrigo Caio.
A. Arroyo
M. Camargo
Panama
RNK Split striker Abdiel Arroyo replaces Camargo, who impressed tonight.
Fabinho
Dani Alves
Brazil
Fabinho is handed a debut as well, as Dani Alves gives way.
STAT: Brazil have kept just one clean sheet in their last seven matches across all competitions, conceding two in each of their previous two fixtures (draws against Uruguay and Paraguay).
Gabriel
Goal
Brazil
CHERISH THIS MOMENT, YOUNG MAN! A debut goal for teenage striker Gabriel! It's a wonderful display of composure inside the area from the Santos man, who picks the ball up, charges into the area, switches onto his left and applies the deftest of finishes to place it in at the far post!
Camargo catches Lucas Lima with a painful looking hack, as Brazil are awarded a free-kick to the left of goal from about 25 yards. Hulk tries to power a strike in at the near post, but Gomez gets a block in to send it behind - though there was more than a hint of handball there.
Creativity is starting to fade in this Brazil side, and you have to wonder if fatigue is the real issue. This game is being played at altitude which could very well be resulting in some tired legs.
Splendid bit of defending there from Cummings who slides into a perfectly timed challenge to halt an inquisitive run from Lucas Lima. Panama are appearing a lot more comfortable in defence since the hour mark.
Gil
Yellow Card
Brazil
Gil is also shown a yellow card, this for dissent.
Dani Alves
Yellow Card
Brazil
A challenge into the back of Blas Perez from Dani Alves sees the Barcelona full-back into the book.
Lucas Lima
Willian
Brazil
Lucas Lima gets a rowdy ovation as he comes on for the final 25 minutes, at the expense of Willian.
Gabriel
Jonas
Brazil
Santos' teenage forward Gabriel enters the fray, wearing a Brazil shirt for the first time as he replaces Jonas.
STAT: Panama had previously kept three consecutive clean sheets entering tonight, while conceding just once in their last six matches across all competitions.
Inching closer to a second are Brazil, but that's been the case for 57 minutes now and somehow it's eluded them. They have to be more clinical in taking their chances. Nonetheless, Panama are proving straightforward opposition as the match resembles more of a training session.
REMARKABLE SAVE! It has to be better from Hulk, in fairness. An inch-perfect cross from Alves finds Hulk in the centre, and he has a gaping goal in front of him, but sends a header back toward the keeper, virtually straight at it! Still, Penedo had to react quickly to get his hands up and knock it over.
Camargo tracks back admirably to break up a promising looking move from Brazil, following a tidy one-two between Willian and Coutinho. Brazil are dominating this game in every regard, but the lack of goals has to be at least somewhat concerning for Dunga.
Coutinho and Santos link up wonderfully down the left, with the latter pulling it back for Hulk atop the area. The substitute just fails to sort his footing, however, as the chance goes begging!
STAT: Brazil are unbeaten in their last five matches, since opening their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 2-0 defeat in Chile (W2, D3).
A. Godoy
Yellow Card
Panama
The yellow card parade continues as Godoy drags Coutinho down cynically from behind, with his first involvement of the match.
Willian
Yellow Card
Brazil
Willian's elbow catches Miller dangerously in the face, and he goes into the book for that one. He's lucky it wasn't more, in fact.
The second half starts sluggishly, which should hardly come as much of a surprise as the substitutions integrate into the side.
Hulk
Luiz Gustavo
Brazil
Substitution Luiz Gustavo Dias Givanildo Vieira de Souza
H. Cummings
L. Henríquez
Panama
Substitution Luis Alfonso Henríquez Ledezma Harold Oshkaly Cummings Segura
V. Pimentel
A. Henríquez
Panama
The fourth Panama change sees Valentin Pimentel replace Amilcar Henriquez.
A. Quintero
A. Cooper
Panama
Cooper also gives way at the break, with Alberto Quintero taking his place in midfield.
A. Godoy
L. Tejada
Panama
Anibal Godoy is introduced to partner Blas Perez, replacing Tejada.
B. Pérez
R. Buitrago
Panama
Striker Blas Perez is on for Panama, replacing Buitrago.
The second half is underway in Denver, Colorado!
Jonas' first international goal since 2011 has the Selecao in front at the break, after a first half which could have produced a much worse scoreline as far as Panama are concerned. Coutinho ran rampant through the opening 45 minutes, and the Canaleros have been unable to cope with Brazil's quick-passing attack.
HALF-TIME: BRAZIL 1-0 PANAMA.
Panama finding a bit of joy towards the end of this first half. Buitrago picks out a delicious cross towards the far post, which forces Dani Alves to take no chances as he puts the ball behind. The ensuing corner is played short, however, and Brazil were never going to be fooled by that.
CHANCES AT BOTH ENDS! Brazil's defence is tested for the first time tonight as Tejada goes on a speculative run, and has Cooper wide open to his left but can't roll a pass across to him! The Selecao break the other way and Coutinho's venomous drive from distance nearly sneaks in at the far post!
STAT: Panama have failed to score in seven of their last nine matches against CONMEBOL opposition, while conceding 17 times over that span (keeping just one clean sheet).
WHO'S THERE?! Augusto and Coutinho work a delightful one-two on the left, before the former sends a wonderfully inviting cross in towards the far post, but no one is on hand to meet it as it sails harmlessly behind for a goal-kick in the end!
Willian is more than capable of pulling off the spectacular, as we saw several times with Chelsea this season, but the quality eludes him here as he fails to hit the target with the ensuing free-kick.
A. Cooper
Yellow Card
Panama
YOU CAN'T STOP PHILIPPE! Coutinho is a man on a mission in this first half, beating defenders at will and carving out a plethora of chances. Another stunning jaunt forward forces Cooper into a cynical challenge, and he goes into the book.
SO VERY CLOSE! A disastrous mix-up at the back for Panama as Luis Henriquez's clearance deflects off Baloy and back to Willian on the right. He darts forward and picks out Augusto at the far post, but the midfielder's header crashes into the side-netting!
Panama have enjoyed their first real spell in the attacking half over the last couple of minutes, though Alisson has yet to see the ball. Camargo is looking like Panama's brightest figure going forward, and he was left off the original 23-man squad before injuries struck.
STAT: Both Dani Alves and Willian scored the first and only previous time these two teams met, in a 4-0 Brazil win in June 2014.
VITAL BLOCK! Willian gets on the end of another clever bit of interplay, and has a clear sight of goal from inside the area, but Machado gets over and flings his body in front of the strike to deny the Chelsea winger from extending Brazil's lead!
Speculative effort, but a decent try! More cool, calculated passing from Brazil leads to a chance, as Gustavo is picked out in space in the centre. He tries to curl one into the far corner from about 25 yards, but his strike takes a deflection and drifts behind for a corner.
Brazil are circling the Panama game like wolves - patient in their build-up, but when they strike, it's quick and deadly. Panama are having all sorts of problems passing out from the back, and it's seen them get hemmed into their own end for the vast majority of this first half.
HOW CLOSE WAS THAT?! After a lengthy Panama protest, then an equally prolonged discussion from Brazil over who will take the free-kick, Dani Alves finally steps up. The right-back puts all his frustrations behind that effort, coming agonisingly close to finding the back of the net!
A. Henríquez
Yellow Card
Panama
Amilcar Henriquez lunges into a challenge and catches Jonas late, which sees the referee award him the first booking of the night. It was the pass from Gil which started that move, and again, the delightful technique of Coutinho on the left.
STAT: Brazil have won four successive matches against CONCACAF opponents, and are unbeaten in their last eight against them across all competitions (W7, D1), since a 2-0 defeat to Mexico in June 2012.
INCHES WIDE! Stunning from Elias who makes a terrific run down the right and picks out a first-time ball into the centre. Jonas dummies it brilliantly, allowing it to run through for Augusto, but the midfielder is taken a bit by surprise, not getting his desired contact as his strike trickles beyond the far post.
Slowly Panama are starting to get their legs under them, but their time on the ball has been shockingly limited. They're pressing better in midfield at least, but have to do better to keep their shape. As of now they're being carved open too easily.
WHAT IS HE DOING?! Baloy is far too casual on the ball on the edge of his penalty area, and Jonas takes it as an invitation to pounce. It looks like the centre-half is dispossessed, but the referee calls a foul on the striker, perhaps feeling a bit sympathetic towards Baloy and the Panama side.
STUNNING FROM THE LIVERPOOL MAN! He looks possessed in these first 10 minutes! Coutinho twists and turns his way down the left on one of his mesmerising runs, before cutting onto his right and driving a placed effort towards the far corner, but Penedo manages to slap it away!
STAT: Jonas is earning his 10th cap with the Selecao. He’s only ever scored on one appearance with the national team before tonight, netting a brace in a 2-0 victory over Egypt on November 14, 2011.
Brazil are absolutely dominating play early on here, dictating the tempo, spending the bulk of their time on the ball, while parking themselves in the attacking half. It's still early, but this is looking rather ominous for Panama and their fate at the Copa.
Philippe Coutinho
Assist
Brazil
Coutinho the architect, propelling Brazil into the early lead.
Jonas
Goal
Brazil
HE CAN'T STOP SCORING! It's a dream start for Brazil as Jonas punishes the ball beyond Penedo from close range after a deadly attack from the Selecao! Coutinho's ball into the centre wasn't dealt with, and Jonas was on hand to pounce!
AND WE'RE OFF!
Gabriel Gomez and his 125 caps lead the team, while Miguel Camargo holds the fewest of the starting line-up with 10. The vastly accomplished Ruben Tejada, Panama's all-time scoring leader, leads the line. 
Panama have few surprises in their side, with Hernan Dario Gomez trotting out close to what we can expect to see from them at the Copa. Roderick Miller is the least experienced of the back line with just 18 caps, trailing Felipe Baloy (90), Adolfo Machado (59) and Luis Henriquez (89) by a wide margin.
Luiz Gustavo and Elias form a partnership deeper in midfield, with Renato Augusto taking up a more advanced role, while Philippe Coutinho and Willian flank Benfica striker Jonas, who makes his first start for the Selecao since 2011 and just the third of his stunted international career.
Dunga hands a start to left-back Douglas Santos, his first cap for the national team, in the absence of Filipe Luis, following his participation in Saturday's Champions League final. Gil, Dani Alves and Marquinhos, who wears the captain's armband tonight, round out the defence.
PANAMA (4-5-1): Penedo; Baloy, Miller, Machado, L. Henriquez; Gomez, A. Henriquez, Cooper, Buitrago, Camargo; Tejada.
BRAZIL (4-3-3): Alisson; Dani Alves, Miranda, Gil, Douglas Santos; Gustavo, Elias, Renato Augusto; Willian, Coutinho, Jonas.
CONFIRMED TEAM NEWS:
Panama were drawn into a group with three South American opponents for this summer’s Copa America, starting with Bolivia on June 6, preceding matches against Argentina and Chile. Given the quality and similarity of their opponents, tonight’s friendly should serve as an appropriate measuring stick for where Hernan Dario Gomez’s team sits heading into the tournament.
Coach Dunga has urged players to take their chance in the absence of some of the more accomplished members, and tonight marks the first opportunity for some of them to stake claim to a starting spot. Brazil open Group B play on June 4 against Ecuador.
Brazil will have their resolve tested at this summer’s Copa America as they play without a few key members of their squad. Neymar will be away at the Rio Olympics, while Ricardo Oliveira and Douglas Costa have withdrawn due to injury.
Hello and welcome to live coverage from Denver, Colorado as Brazil and Panama begin their preparations for the Copa America Centenario with a friendly match at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park!
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