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CBF: Scolari's job is safe

May 7, 2013
By ESPN staff
Luiz Felipe Scolari has been backed by the Brazilian football federation (CBF), who have stated the national team coach will not be sacked if he cannot win this summer's Confederations Cup.

Scolari's men will face reigning Asian Cup champions Japan, CONCACAF Gold Cup winners Mexico, and Italy, runners-up in last year's European Championship, in June.

Expectations are high with the tournament to be played in the 2014 World Cup host nation, but reports in Brazil have suggested ...

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