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USMNT to host Brazil in September friendly in Foxborough

The United States men's national team will host Brazil in a friendly on Sept. 8 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass.
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The United States men's national team will host Brazil in an international friendly on Sept. 8 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., U.S. Soccer announced on Thursday.

The game will be held at 8 p.m. ET.

SI.com's Grant Wahl first reported that the USMNT would host Brazil in a September friendly last December. 

The United States lost to Jamaica 2–1 on Wednesday in the Gold Cup semifinals. The U.S. now plays Panama on Saturday in a third-place match in Philadelphia.

On Sept. 4, the USMNT will host Peru in a friendly at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. 

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Brazil and the United States last met in May 2012, when Brazil won 4–1 in Landover, Md. The USMNT is 10–2–2 overall at Gillette Stadium, including a recent 1–0 Gold Cup win over Haiti there. 

In June, the U.S. won friendly matches over the Netherlands and Germany.

- Molly Geary