2014 World Cup qualifying

Mario Menezes: 'Spain better than Brazil'

October 11, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Spain's current team is superior to Brazil's and this edition of Spain compares to the Brazilian team of the '70s, Brazil coach Mano Menezes told Marca on Thursday.

"Today we are not at the level of Spain," Menezes said. "If I would try to play against Spain one-on-one I would lose and pay very dearly for sure. Really at this time, no one has been capable of maintaining their style of play against Spain."

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