Brazil vs Switzerland: Brazil held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland
18 Junio, 2018, 00:25 | Author: Thomas Hicks
Switzerland came up with a spirited performance in holding five-time champions Brazil to a 1-1 draw in their World Cup opener on Sunday.
Philippe Coutinho gave Brazil the lead with a stunning first-half strike, but they were denied an opening win.
Miranda flashed a shot wide and Fabian Schaer made a crucial block as Brazil nearly snatched victory in the closing stages, but it was not to be.
The draw brings to an end Brazil's run of nine wins in opening World Cup fixtures, and both sides now trail Group E leaders Serbia, who beat Costa Rica earlier on Sunday. He headed home, although Brazil were aggrieved as the Swiss scorer had seemingly pushed his marker Miranda in the back.
Switzerland saw plenty of the ball after the goal but lacked quality in the final third.
Brazil have won three of their eight meetings with Switzerland, losing twice and drawing the other three.
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Stay tuned for more Brazilian magic. The only Swiss man in there, Steven Zuber, has a free header.
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The last player to be fouled more in a World Cup game than Neymar in this match (10 fouls) was Alan Shearer in 1998 (11 v Tunisia).
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