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Brazilian National Team: The Old Tale of Glorious Past, Horrifying Present and Worrisome Future – pt. 3

Dunga as Brazil’s NT coach

(Part 1) (Part 2) (Part 4)

2010 wasn’t much different. The decision to bring Dunga, who hadn’t had any experience with coaching, to lead the Brazilian team to the World Cup found high levels of rejection. Dunga’s team also reflected his style when he was a player: rigid and defensive-minded, where discipline and concentration are a must and the most important aspect is the result. No matter how it comes. It was still pleasant to see some beautiful goals coming out of counter-attacks and long passes, in contrast to Spain style, of short passing and possession football.

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