पांच बार के विश्व चैंपियन ब्राजील ने गुरुवार को लुसैल स्टेडियम में सर्बिया के खिलाफ अपने 2022 विश्व कप अभियान की शुरुआत की। ग्रुप जी का मुकाबला टूर्नामेंट के इस चरण में एक बार फिर दोनों पक्षों का आमना-सामना करता है, जिसमें सेलेकाओ ने चार साल पहले रूस में 2-0 से जीत हासिल की थी।

World Cup 2022, Brazil v Serbia Football Match Highlights: Richarlison scored two goals, the second with a spectacular acrobatic kick, to help Brazil beat Serbia 2-0 Thursday at the World Cup.

In the 73rd minute, the striker used one touch to get the ball up in the air and then spun around and got off the ground before knocking the ball into the net with his right foot.

Brazil had struggled to get past the Serbian defense until Richarlison scored from close range in the 62nd in a buildup that started with Neymar. Vinícius Júnior assisted on both goals. Neymar, seeking his first major title with Brazil, stayed at 75 goals for the national team, two shy of Pelé’s scoring record.

Brazil: Alisson; Danilo, Thiago Silva (c), Marquinhos, Alex Sandro; Casemiro, Lucas Paqueta, Neymar; Vinicius Jr., Raphinha, Richarlison. Serbia:

That’s it at Lusail Stadium. Brazil opens its World Cup campaign with a win. Richarlison got on the scoresheet twice to hand the three points to Brazil.

goes past Switzerland on the top of Group G. The game got off to a simmered start as Brazil failed to trouble the scorers.

But come the second half, the Samba boys found the groove. A confident performance by Tite’s side before its next game against the Swiss. Serbia will next take on Cameroon.