Brazil line up November friendly against Uruguay in London

Supporters of Brazilian football team Cruzeiro light flares, before the start of their 2018 Copa Libertadores match against Argentina’s Boca Juniors held at the Mineirao stadium, in Belo Horizonte. (AFP pic)

SAO PAULO: Brazil have lined up a friendly match against Uruguay in November at the Emirates stadium in London, the Brazil Football Confederation (CBF) said on Tuesday.

The match between the South American heavyweights will kick off at 8pm at Arsenal’s ground on Nov 16, the CBF said.

Brazil are due to play friendly matches against Saudi Arabia and Argentina in the coming week, while Uruguay are in Asia to face South Korea and Japan.