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Brazil face uncertainty after another defeat

2015-06-28 19:01
Brazil's coach Dunga. (AFP)

Sao Paulo - It just keeps getting worse for Brazil's national team.

In their first chance to get over the humiliating World Cup elimination, Brazil disappointed again - dropping out of the Copa America without any signs of improvement from a year ago.

Brazil's struggle in the South American tournament culminated with an elimination in a penalty shoot-out against Paraguay on Saturday, keeping the Selecao from getting past the tournament's quarter-finals for the second straight time and leaving fans wondering what lies ahead for the five-time world champions.

And the future doesn't look too good, considering Brazil has a generation with few top stars and is enduring unprecedented turmoil involving officials running the sport.

Coach Dunga says there is a need to "rethink Brazilian football, not only on the field."

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