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Brazil v Switzerland pic special

Brazil v Switzerland pic special

Philippe Coutinho's stunning strike was canceled out by Steven Zuber's second-half header. Here's the best of the action after Brazil's 1-1 draw with Switzerland at the Rostov Arena. Pictures by Getty Images. 18 Jun 2018
Switzerland hold Brazil to 1-1 draw

Switzerland hold Brazil to 1-1 draw

Five-time World Cup winners Brazil were held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland in teams' first match at 2018 FIFA World Cup. 18 Jun 2018
World Cup day four: Things you might have missed

World Cup day four: Things you might have missed

Germany fell to a shock defeat by Mexico, while Brazil couldnt find a way past Switzerland 18 Jun 2018
Neymar starts for Brazil against Switzerland

Neymar starts for Brazil against Switzerland

Star striker Neymar has been named in the starting line-up for Brazil in their first match of the World Cup against Switzerland. 18 Jun 2018
Krstajic says team neutralized Costa Rica’s strengths

Krstajic says team neutralized Costa Rica’s strengths

Serbia head coach Mladen Krstajic said on Sunday that his team managed to neutralize Costa Rica’s strengths, which earned the team a 1-0 victory in their first 2018 World Cup game. 18 Jun 2018
Kolarov happy with team's performance against Costa Rica

Kolarov happy with team's performance against Costa Rica

Serbia captain Aleksandar Kolarov said that he was happy with the way the team played in their 1-0 World Cup victory against Costa Rica in Samara on Sunday. 18 Jun 2018
Costa Rica not losing faith after Serbia defeat says Ramirez

Costa Rica not losing faith after Serbia defeat says Ramirez

Costa Rica are not losing faith as a team following their defeat to Serbia, team's head coach Oscar Ramirez said on Sunday. 18 Jun 2018
Ivanovic becomes Serbia's most capped player

Ivanovic becomes Serbia's most capped player

Zenit St. Petersburg and Serbia defender Branislav Ivanovic became Serbia's most capped player after the FIFA World Cup match against  Costa Rica, FIFA announced on their Twitter account on Sunday. 18 Jun 2018
Kolarov named man of the match against Costa Rica

Kolarov named man of the match against Costa Rica

Serbia defender and captain Aleksandar Kolarov was named the best player of the game following his side’s 1-0 win over Costa Rica in their opening match of the World Cup in Samara. 18 Jun 2018
Costa Rica v Serbia player ratings

Costa Rica v Serbia player ratings

A sublime free-kick from captain Aleksander Kolarov was enough for Serbia to take a vital three points in the opening match of Group E. 18 Jun 2018
Serbia defeat Costa Rica in Group E opener

Serbia defeat Costa Rica in Group E opener

Serbia defeated Costa Rica 1-0 in in the Group E opener at the World Cup. 18 Jun 2018
Defender Ivanovich to start for Serbia

Defender Ivanovich to start for Serbia

Zenit St. Petersburg defender Branislav Ivanovic will start for Serbia in FIFA World Cup match against Costa Rica. 17 Jun 2018
Tite focusing on main goal, not wasting energy

Tite focusing on main goal, not wasting energy

Brazil head coach Tite said on Saturday that he was focusing on a successful performance from his team at the 2018 World Cup and would not get distracted by anything in order not to waste energy. 17 Jun 2018
Neymar not 100% fit for Switzerland match

Neymar not 100% fit for Switzerland match

Brazil head coach Tite said Saturday that forward Neymar had not fully recovered ahead of the team's first World Cup match against Switzerland at Rostov Arena on Sunday. 17 Jun 2018
Brazil train ahead of Switzerland clash

Brazil train ahead of Switzerland clash

Brazil held their final training session ahead of Sunday’s World Cup match against Switzerland. 17 Jun 2018
Costa Rica 'Will Do Anything' to Defeat Serbia

Costa Rica 'Will Do Anything' to Defeat Serbia

Costa Rica defender and captain Giancarlo Gonzalez said Saturday that Costa Rica would "do anything" to defeat Serbia in their first 2018 FIFA World Cup match set to take place in Samara on Sunday. 16 Jun 2018