Road to Egypt 2021: Brazil booked their place in the 27th Men’s Handball World Championship after coming second at the 2020 Men’s South and Central American Championship.

History: Brazil achieved their best ranking in 2019 when they finished ninth in their 14th appearance in the World Championship.

Coach: Washington Nunes

Squad List: TBD

Nickname: Samba Dancers

Brazil won back-to-back Pan American Championships in 2006 and 2008, and have participated in that competition 18 times starting from 1979.

Brazil have made it to the Handball World Championship 14 times, achieving their best result in the 2019 edition, where they came ninth.

Brazil have made five appearances in the Summer Olympic Games, first in 1992, and achieved their best result as hosts in 2016, when they finished in seventh place, losing to France 34-27 in the quarterfinals.

Brazil booked their place at Egypt 2021 after coming runner-up at the 2020 South and Central American Championship.

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