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Park Ji-sung expects Brazil to reach World Cup final

IANS  |  Seoul 

Former Manchester United said on Wednesday that he thinks will be one of the finalists at the 2018 in

Park will commentate matches next month after he recently signed a deal to work for SBS, reports news agency.

Asked about his predictions for final, the 37-year-old South Korean said he thinks Brazil, five-time World Cup winners, will be there.

"It's really hard to predict, but in my head, is the top contender," Park said at a press conference here.

"I think it really depends on whether Neymar is on a good form or not. As for their opponents in the final, I have to see the teams in the knockout stage and the brackets."

Park, who played at three World Cups for South Korea, said Brazil, and would make the last four.

"I think we can see one unexpected team in the semi-finals, so I just want to mention Brazil, and as possible semi-finalists," he said.

Park said he thinks could cause some surprises at in Russia, with their star

The forward is the highest scorer in the after netting 32 goals. are in Group A with Saudi Arabia, and

Park, however, said he expects Ronaldo's to have a tough time at are in Group B with Spain, and



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First Published: Wed, May 16 2018. 20:50 IST