, who has a record 142 Brazil caps, believes the Hoops will be a tougher nut to crack this time around in the last 16.
United are also ready to swoop for Brazilian World Cup skipper Cafu
- although the Old Trafford club won't be doing business with Roma until the summer and face stiff competition from Arsenal.
Only tomorrow's semi-final opponents Turkey, a side whom Brazil have already defeated in this tournament, stand between Cafu
and a place in the history books.
There are certain players -such as Cafu
, Roberto Carlos and Ronaldo - who are in their third World Cup and feel they have a divine right to be there.
If he can do a job on Cafu
, he can play in the Championship.
AC Milan full-back Cafu
is known in Serie A as Il Pendolino - The Commuter - because of the regularity with which he heads up and down the right wing.
If I were Rafael Benitez, I'd say to Cisse to let Cafu
go - Liverpool have John Arne Riise and Djimi Traore to handle him.
is aiming to match the Brazilian legend, who bear-hugged his compatriots with pride as they received their winners' medals in Yokohama.
7 TREVOR SINCLAIR: Was unable to get forward as often as he would have liked, but found it difficult as Cole needed back-up to handle the runs of Cafu
Chilavert (Paraguay) - Thuram (France), Desailly (France), Frank De Boer (Holland) - Cafu
(Brazil), Zidane (France), Davids (Holland), Rivaldo (Brazil), Jarni (Croatia) - Ronaldo (Brazil), Sukor (Croatia).
But living with untested 30-year-old Ze Carlos replacing defender Cafu
in the starting lineup is something else altogether.
After the 4-0 win, he tweeted: "Good to see the Red Cafu
is playing well