Two goals from richarlison they gave the victory to one of the great candidates for the title, a solid brazil and that they knew how to wait for their moment to take the victory after a first part in which Serbia managed to stop the ‘canarinha’ well.

The favorite, who is looking for the sixth star, leaves the Lusail stadium happy with the three points, but it was not easy. Quite the opposite. It was difficult for Brazil to get their hands on the game. In fact, the first part was one of the most insipid of this first World Cup day.

Neymar suffers a tackle during the Brazil - Serbia match.

Red alert in Brazil: Neymar withdraws injured against Serbia and breaks down crying on the bench

Vinicius could not take advantage of two good chances, but things were worse for raphinha, who threw the doll, disrupting another occasion. And it wouldn’t be the worst of the Barça player, who just after half-time stole a Serbian defender’s wallet and went back to face Milinkovic-Savic. With clear passing and shooting options, he decided in the worst way: with another harmless shot.

The rhythm of the match was already different, because Brazil was in a hurry. After a shot to the post of Alex Sandrodared to neymar he gave to play. She caught a ball in the front and began the dance. Vinícius, seeing the loose ball, shot without thinking, and Milinkovic-Savic exhibited his reflexes. The ball was soft and Richarlison pushed it.

Vinícius, in another ride, took a pass with the outside and connected in the area with Richarlison. The Brazilian raised the ball and stretched to sign an amazing Chilean.

The worrying note was left by Neymar, who he retired touched 10 minutes from the end. He was seen with the shirt on his head and his ankle very swollen.