Brazil`s media hailed the country`s return to football`s elite after their 3-0 victory over Spain in the Confederations Cup final.
Neymar has insisted that Spain are favourites to defeat Brazil in Sunday`s Confederations Cup final at the Maracana stadium.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has already declared this year`s Confederations Cup, hors d`oeuvre for the World Cup in 12 months time, the best ever.
Vicente del Bosque has played down Spain`s chances of winning the Confederations Cup final against Brazil.
Paulinho popped up with a late winner as Brazil progressed to the Confederations Cup final with a hard-earned 2-1 victory over a gritty Uruguay side on Wednesday night.
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Showbiz World - December 26, 2014