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How to watch, what to watch for Olympics men’s soccer final between Brazil and Spain

The two teams expected to contest for the gold medal have reached the final match of the Tokyo Summer Olympics.

Mexico v Brazil: Men’s Football Semi-final- Olympics: Day 11
Reinier of Team Brazil celebrates after scoring their side’s winning penalty during the penalty shoot out during the Men’s Football Semi-final match between Mexico and Brazil on day eleven of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Kashima Stadium on August 03, 2021 in Kashima, Ibaraki, Japan.
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Brazil and Spain enter the gold medal match as essentially co-favorites. Both sides were heavily picked to win the competition and clearly showed their dominance over the field in Tokyo. Brazil had a scare against Mexico in the semifinal, ultimately advancing 4-1 on penalty kicks. Spain knocked out host nation Japan in extra time 1-0 to reach the final. Here’s how to catch the men’s Olympic soccer gold medal match.

Tokyo Olympics 2021 Men’s Soccer finals, Saturday, August 7

Brazil vs. Spain

Time: 7:30 a.m. ET
TV channel: NBCSN
Live stream: NBCOlympics.com
Moneyline: Brazil +175, Draw +200, Spain +190
Total goals: 2.5 (Over +155, Under -195)

Best Bet: Draw moneyline regular time (+200)

This match could go either way, but one thing is almost certain; both teams will not be wanting to make the first mistake. Spain has played two consecutive extra time matches in the knockout round. Brazil is coming off a penalty shootout. At +200, there’s great value in predicting these teams to see out regular time with no result.

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