Sao Paulo, Milan great Cafu: Brazil would welcome Australia in World Cup group
Brazil World Cup winner Cafu suggests that his nation would love to draw Australia in their group for the FIFA tournament next year.
However, Cafu was wary of a wounded Australian side following their 6-0 friendly defeat to the Brazilians in Brasilia in October.
"We would like to play Australia," he said through a translator. "Just like any other national team that comes - all national teams are in a condition that they can possibly win."
The World Cup draw takes place in Bahia on Friday local time (Saturday morning AEDT) with Australia in Pot 3 and hosts Brazil in the seeded Pot 1.
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