Brazil have won a record-breaking five World Cups. Can Tite's men make it six in Russia? After humiliation on home soil for Brazil in 2014, Ian Darke and ESPN's expert panel feel redemption could be in the cards for Neymar and company. ESPN FC's Brian McBride shares his thoughts on how Argentina will cope at the World Cup without injured, No. 1 goalkeeper Sergio Romero. The World Cup preparations of both Brazil and Argentina have been hit by problems this week.
In the case of Brazil, it has to do with their reserve list. Coach Tite went straight to the announcement of his list of 23. The identity of the other 12 players who are on the standby list were not revealed, for my appreciable reason. One or two names have dribbled out, but for some mysterious motive the reserve players have been kept secret from the public.
Those involved in the World Cup — all of those…