In Group A, Senegal, beaten against the Netherlands in the first match, tries to recover against Qatar (2pm). At 5 p.m., the Netherlands will face Ecuador. In Group B, the day started with Iran’s unexpected victory against Wales (2-0) in the final seconds. The other match in Group B is against England against the United States at 8 p.m. Follow us live.
The Iranians sang their national anthem. After having refused to sing it in support of the victims of the Iranian regime’s repression against England on Monday, this time the Iranian players sang their national anthem before the match against Wales.
Ronaldo goes down in history. Cristiano Ronaldo wrote World Cup history on Thursday by scoring in five different editions. “It’s something I’m very proud of, launched the Portuguese star, it’s a great moment, my fifth World Cup, we won, we started well. It’s a very important win, we know winning the first game is crucial.”
Neymar injured, but optimistic. Brazilian star Neymar was injured in the win against Serbia (2-0). In tears and victim of a sprained right ankle, the assailant sees far. “Tough game, but it was important to winwrote the Paris Saint-Germain player on his social networks. Congratulations to the team, first step taken… There are still 6″. “We are confident that Neymar will play this World Cup again”assured the Brazilian coach Tite.