RTRS-Soccer-‘Father figure’ Scolari aims to build his new family (Reuters)

By Andrew Downie Salvador, June 23 (Reuters) – Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari said he hopes to recreate his famous “family” of players who won the 2002 World Cup but warned that off-field as well as on-field pressures could adversely affect his young squad. Scolari told reporters at a Confederations Cup press conference that playing the 2014 World Cup at home would come with its own “massive pressure”. He said: “This is different (than in 2002) because they are young, you have all that paraphanelia, it is harder to control. …

You must be logged in to post a comment Login