The Brazilian Football, mostly Brasileiro Serie A is becoming a popular completion among the football fans in Europe, not only because of high-flying style but also because of the Fantasy Brasileiro that you can play here at Sportito. There are some exciting and quite talented players in the league, and we’re going to give you an insight into which players to choose when playing fantasy Brasileiro and how to create the best fantasy Brasileiro starting lineups with the top players.
Selecting the Best Fantasy Brasileiro Players
Corinthians are currently at the top of the standings after 12 rounds, and they are nine points clear of the second-placed Flamengo. Twenty teams are competing in this league, so there are plenty of good players to choose from, and we will help you to pick the best Fantasy Brasileiro players for your Fantasy Brasileiro squad.
Best Fantasy Brasileiro XI (3-5-2) Formation
Check out the list of the best players in Fantasy Brasileiro at the moment as we opted for a 3-5-2 formation.
GOALKEEPER – Cassio (Corinthians)
Cassio allowed only three goals in nine matches and recorded seven clean sheets in the process. He is one of the main reasons why Corinthians have the best defense in the league and is undoubtedly the top goalkeeper to choose for your Fantasy Brasileiro lineup.
DEFENDER – Fabian Balbuena (Corinthians)
The Paraguayan has been in excellent form this season, and he leads the defense that conceded the fewest goals in the league so far. He also scored a pair and won two MOTM awards, so he should be on your radar for the Fantasy Brasileiro contest.
DEFENDER – Reinaldo (Chapecoense)
Although his team allowed 23 goals, Reinaldo is probably the best left back in the league at the moment, thanks to his offensive skills. The 27-year-old scored two goals and added an assist in 12 matches this year, and if you’re looking for the attacking wing back who will bring points to your Fantasy Brasileiro lineup, he is your man.
DEFENDER – Henrique (Vasco da Gama)
Another attacking full-back who is excellent in crossing the ball and who can contribute on offense. He already has two assists to his name and has some well-known teammates who can convert his passes into goals; such is legendary striker Luis Fabiano.
MIDFIELDER – Lucca (Ponte Preta)
The left winger has been in phenomenal for this season as he recorded seven goals and an assist in 12 games so far. He is quite strong from direct set-pieces, while his crossing and finishing are on a top level as well. Lucca is the third on the top scorer list right now and is definitely a right choice for your Fantasy Brasileiro lineup.
MIDFIELDER – Luan (Gremio)
Probably the most complete midfielder in the league, Luan impressed with four goals and six assists in ten appearances, winning four MOTM awards as well. He is a key figure at Gremio, and although they lost the previous three games without scoring, it’s only a matter of time when Luan will produce a plenty of points for your Fantasy Brasileiro competition.
MIDFIELDER – Diego (Flamengo)
The attacking midfielder returned to his home country and is one of the most important players at Flamengo. He has four goals and pair of assists to his name and will be an excellent addition to every manager’s Fantasy Brasileiro lineup.
MIDFIELDER – Bruno Silva (Botafogo RJ)
The right midfielder’s temper can be a problem as he already received five yellow cards in 11 games, but he also scored four goals and set-up two more. Silva is not great at crossing, but is dangerous from deep and is very good in aerial duels.
MIDFIELDER – Jonathan Copete (Santos)
Copete is equally good on both flanks, and the winger recorded five goals in nine appearances. Although he didn’t add assists yet, he is a crucial part of the team that scored only 13 goals so far, but you mustn’t overlook him when playing the Fantasy Brasileiro 2017.
FORWARD – Henrique Dourado (Fluminense)
Dourado scored almost half (9) of Fluminense’s goals (21) so far in the season and is currently the league’s top scorer, with two more than Jo and Lucca. The striker possess a fantastic finishing, and he rarely misses the goal-scoring opportunities, he must find a place in your Fantasy Brasileiro lineup.
FORWARD – Jo (Corinthians)
The former Man City striker is rejuvenated at Corinthians, and he’s the best player there with seven goals and three assists. His ability to leap over the defenders and score a header is his biggest quality and the fact that he has great teammates who produce crosses makes him as one of the top individuals in this year’s edition of fantasy Brasileiro Serie A.
These eleven footballers are the best Fantasy Brasileiro players right now and will definitely help you in winning cash prizes when playing the Fantasy Brasileiro contests at Sportito.