Renowned coach Zipho Dlangalala writes the most unfortunate part is due to some teams underperforming in the first round, we will only have one of the following teams in the final (in alphabetic order ) Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, France, Portugal, Uruguay. This gives teams that otherwise, would not have reached the last four, a chance to make a name.
Brazil got two goals in stoppage time to give them a deserved 2-0 win over Costa Rica in a tense World Cup Group E encounter on Friday.
Brazil take on Costa Rica on Friday needing a win to avoid equaling their worst ever World Cup run, but the focus of their concern is once again not on the team but on one individual – Neymar.
Brazilian forward Neymar was back training normally on Wednesday, a day after sitting out Tuesday’s session because of a sore right ankle.
A second-half header from Steven Zuber cancelled out a sensational early goal from Philippe Coutinho as Switzerland and Brazil drew 1-1 in a tight Group E World Cup opener on Sunday.