New Delhi: No European team has won a World Cup across the Atlantic and the trend is expected to continue in the upcoming extravaganza, according to iconic Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who is backing Brazil to lift a record sixth world title and their first at home. (Click here for latest on Football)
The widely-travelled Ibrahimovic is currently plying his trade at top French club Paris Saint-Germain, which is set to start an academy in India.
"Many good European nations will find it difficult to adjust because of weather conditions and there are also many small factors. I think Brazil is the favourites to win it," the former Juventus and Barcelona striker said during an interaction on Thursday. (Also read: Carlos Tevez left out of Argentina squad)