2022 World Championship, Group G, 1st spherical
Brazil – Serbia – 2:0
Objectives: Recharlison, 62, 73
The groups began on an equal footing. The Balkans tried to reply with an assault to each assault of the Brazilian masters. However moments had been wasted by pentakampeons. And the Serbian nationwide staff did nearly nothing earlier than the break.
The primary alternative in the 14th minute. It was Neymar who determined to check the vigilance of the goalkeeper with a “dry leaf” from a nook on the left flank. However Vanja Milinkovic-Savic hit the ball off the objective line. And earlier than the break, Vinicius’s promising probability on the left fringe of the penalty space was leveled by Milenkovic.
From the begin of the second half, Brazil’s stress elevated, so there have been extra possibilities. Right here Rafinha couldn’t beat the goalkeeper after the interception in another person’s half. An surprising shot from Alex Sandro hit the submit. After which Richarlison received right down to enterprise.
The Tottenham striker opened the scoring in the 62nd minute, being in the proper place at the proper time. Vinicius sharply shot alongside the gate from the left flank, Vanja Milinkovic-Savic repulsed in entrance of him, and the “9” pentacampeons completed off the ball into the internet.
And after some 11 minutes, Richarlison designed an actual masterpiece. Aim mixture started as common – from the left facet of the assault, the place the tireless Vinicius “Swede” reduce the ball into the middle of the penalty space. Already there, “Pombo” took the ball and successfully hammered the ball beneath the rack with facet scissors.
Braveness has gone. Casemiro determined to shoot from a distance, however the ball hit the crossbar. Then Fred tried to get into the left nook from the penalty space semicircle – the goalkeeper pulled the midfielder’s shot. However it was not but destined to attain.