Brazilian head coach Tite and Salvadoran head coach Carlos de los Cobos talked about the different perspectives gained from their friendly match played in Washington DC on Tuesday.
Carlos de los Cobos sapoke about what type of experience it was for his team to play against Brazil: «We battled with one of the biggest teams in the world, which is able to complicate the development of other... Еще biggest team in the world. With qualified players, who play in the best teams of the world. Real Madrid, FC Barcelona, Atletico de Madrid, Liverpool, etc. For us, it was an experience and a moment of learning. We had a short time working and I am very proud of this team we are creating.»
On the other hand, Tite reflected on the difference between European and South American opponents: «I remember, among other observations, I remember Mourinho pointing out something that I agree with him. He said: 'The eliminatory in South America is tough, it has teams like Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia…In Europe you get, sorry but, Uzbekistan and others, Macedonia and etc.' So, there it is, people should consider [this]. Look at the performance, at the results and take your conclusions, between the availability and performance of the team.»
Brazil-El Salvador was played at Washington DC FedExField and ended 5-0 for Brazil.