Brazil vs Switzerland, FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Brazil Ride On Casemiro's Strike To Beat Switzerland 1-0; Qualify For Round of 16
FIFA World Cup 2022, Brazil vs Switzerland Highlights: Casemiro's second-half strike earned Brazil a 1-0 win over Switzerland. With the victory, the Selecao qualified for Round of 16.
- NDTV Sports Desk
- Updated:November 28, 2022 11:36 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2022, Brazil vs Switzerland Highlights: Casemiro struck a beautiful goal to give Brazil a 1-0 lead in the 83rd minute. The Manchester United midfielder's strike was enough for Brazil to edge Switzerland and qualify for the Round of 16. Earlier, Vinicius Jr. seemed to have put Brazil in front in the 65th minute but VAR intervened and saw his opener being chalked off because of an offside call in the build-up. Switzerland didn't create many big chances and were made to pay by Brazil in the end. (MATCHCENTRE)
Here are the Highlights of the FIFA World Cup 2022, Football Match between Brazil vs Switzerland from the Stadium 974 in Ras Abu Aboud
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Brazil XI: Alisson, Militao, Silva, Marquinhos, Alex Sandro, Paqueta, Casemiro, Raphinha, Fred, Vinicius Junior, Richarlison.Switzerland XI: Sommer, Widmer, Akanji, Elvedi, Rodriguez, Xhaka, Freuler, Rieder, Sow, Vargas, Embolo.