Brazil vs. Mexico: 10 Reasons Why Olympic Gold Medal Match Could Be a Classic

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Brazil vs. Mexico: 10 Reasons Why Olympic Gold Medal Match Could Be a Classic
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Brazil and Mexico will meet on Saturday August 11 in the Olympic Final of 2012 in a match that football connoisseurs all over the world can hardly wait to see.

The match has all the ingredients one could ask for for any match.

Neymar vs. Giovani dos Santos, creativity vs. tactical discipline, attack vs. defence, skill vs wit.

Mano Menezes, armed with the phenom that is Neymar and Brazil's manager for this tournament and for the Brazilian World Cup in 2014, will see his free scoring side go up against one of the meanest defences in the competition when they take on Luis Fernando's in the Olympic set-piece.

Here I look at the top 10 reasons the Olympic Final could be a classic we will remember for years to come.

Read on, and be sure to leave your comments below.

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