Neymar to miss rest of group stage with ankle knock

Lusail (Qatar).- Neymar of Brazil lies on the pitch during the FIFA World Cup 2022 group G soccer match between Brazil and Serbia at Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar, 24 November 2022. EFE/EPA/Tolga Bozoglu

Doha, Nov 25 (EFE).- Neymar Jr. will miss the rest of Brazil’s group stage matches due to an ankle injury picked up against Serbia, the team’s doctor confirmed Friday.  The forward suffered damage to his ankle ligament and will sit out the team’s upcoming games against Switzerland and Cameroon, Rodrigo Lasmar told reporters.  The Paris … Read more

Brazil best Serbia 2-0 on brace by Richarlison

Brazil's Vinicius Jr (rear) vies for the ball with Andrija Zivkovic of Serbia during the World Cup 2022 Group G match at Lusail Stadium in Doha on 24 November 2022. EFE/Juanjo Martin

Doha, Nov 24 (EFE).- Brazil got their World Cup 2022 campaign off to a great start Thursday, defeating Serbia 2-0 on a pair of goals by Richarlison. The Canarinha, who are chasing a record-extending sixth World Cup title, lead Group G by virtue of better goal difference than Switzerland, who beat Cameroon 1-0 earlier in … Read more