Brazil to kick off this 17/2 World Cup treble

The 32: Rob Lee on the most annoying part of VAR at the World Cup

Brady's wife, Gisele Bundchen, is a Brazil native and die-hard supporter of the nation's worldwide soccer team.

For long periods Costa Rica's flat-back five kept Neymar on the periphery, with Johan Venegas and Cristian Gamboa both man-marking him out of the game as Brazil found it hard to carve out chances in the first half.

Brazil striker Neymar limped out of training on Tuesday, sparking fears he could miss Brazil's second Group E game against Costa Rica on Friday.

Bündchen is a noted fan of the Brazilian national team and was involved when the nation hosted the World Cup in 2014, helping to present the trophy before the final between Germany and Argentina. But Brazil's determination and talent paid off in the end, giving them three crucial points, which has them in a good spot to move on from the group stage.

France defeats Peru, qualifies for knockout World Cup stage
Deschamps got a boost from Giroud and Matuidi in the match against Australia and wisely made the move to start them against Peru . Later in the first half, striker Paolo Guerrero outsmarted Samuel Umtiti in the penalty area but fired his shot at Lloris's legs.

Switzerland came out with an impressive draw against Brazil and will look to keep the momentum going against Serbia. Here are the scenarios for Argentina to move on.

The old trim, which he debuted in Brazil's opening match versus Switzerland in Rostov, a surprising 1-1 draw for the Samba Boys, was heavily criticized by Twitter users. And for 90 minutes against Costa Rica, it was more of the same. "In general, Federation Internationale de Football Association endeavour to ensure that each team wears its official team kit at least once during the group stage", they said. "They're not invincible. I think they're managing a lot of pressure because they didn't win the first game and so I think we can take advantage of this moment of anxiety for them".

Serbia play Switzerland later today.

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