7/2/2018 ESPN

Brazil beat Mexico, prolong 'fifth game' curse

Brazil reached the World Cup quarterfinals after Neymar struck in a 2-0 win over a Mexico side that saw their "fifth game" curse continue.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 38
    • Edson Álvarez Yellow Card
  • 43
    • Filipe Luís Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Miguel Layún | Off: Rafael Márquez
  • 51
    • Neymar Goal
  • 55
    • Héctor Herrera Yellow Card
  • 55
    • On: Jonathan Dos Santos | Off: Edson Álvarez
  • 59
    • Casemiro Yellow Card
  • 60
    • On: Raúl Jiménez | Off: Javier Hernández
  • 77
    • Carlos Salcedo Yellow Card
  • 80
    • On: Fernandinho | Off: Paulinho
  • 86
    • On: Roberto Firmino | Off: Philippe Coutinho
  • 88
    • Roberto Firmino Goal
  • 90+1
    • On: Marquinhos | Off: Willian
  • 90+2
    • Andrés Guardado Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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BRA
4-4-2
  • 1Alisson
  • 6Filipe Luís
  • 3Miranda
  • 2Silva
  • 22Fagner
  • 11Coutinho
    On: Roberto Firmino | Off: Philippe Coutinho
  • 5Casemiro
  • 15Paulinho
    On: Fernandinho | Off: Paulinho
  • 19Willian
    On: Marquinhos | Off: Willian
  • 10Neymar
  • 9Jesus
Brazil
No. Name
1 Alisson
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Miranda
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Thiago Silva
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Filipe Luís  43'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Fagner
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Casemiro  59'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 Paulinho
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
80' 17  Fernandinho
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Philippe Coutinho
Goals 0
  • Shots 5
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
86' 20  Roberto Firmino  88'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Willian
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90'+1' 13  Marquinhos
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Neymar  51'
Goals 1
  • Shots 7
  • 4 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 6 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Gabriel Jesus
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
4 Pedro Geromel
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Renato Augusto
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
12 Marcelo
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
16 Cássio
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Fred
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Danilo
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Ederson
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Taison
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Samara Arena
  • ,
    COVERAGE: FOX
  • ATTENDANCE: 41,970

Match Commentary

90'+7' Match ends, Brazil 2, Mexico 0.
90'+7' Second Half ends, Brazil 2, Mexico 0.
90'+5' Attempt blocked. Raúl Jiménez (Mexico) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Hirving Lozano.

Match Stats

BRA
MEX

Possession

46% 54%

Shots (on Goal)

21 (10)
13 (1)
BRA MEX
6 Fouls 18
2 Yellow Cards 4
0 Red Cards 0
0 Offsides 2
8 Corner Kicks 7
1 Saves 8

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