Samba time is coming to Hotspur Way

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Dom Le Roy

The Brazilian FA have signed an agreement with the club to use the facilities at Hotspur Way ahead of this year’s World Cup in Russia

The five-time World Cup winners will train in London ahead of friendlies against Croatia on June 3rd at an English venue yet to be decided, and Austria on June 10th in Vienna.

The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) said in a statement: “In addition to the friendlies, a partnership has been made official with Tottenham FC, who will make their facilities available for training as from May 28th

The statement added: “The selecao will have a gym, swimming pool and two official-size football pitches available to them, as well as a recently built hotel inside the training centre.”

Brazil kick off their World Cup campaign against Switzerland on June 17 before facing Costa Rica and Serbia in Group E.

They have upcoming friendlies against World Cup hosts Russia in Moscow on Friday and reigning champions Germany in Berlin four days later.

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