After a poor start to the tournament, Brazil beat the Costa Rica national team today to add their first victory of Russia 2018 and, in the way, eliminate the Ticos from the tournament. Coutinho and Neymar were in charge of the Brazilian annotations that put the 'scratch du oro' with one foot in the next phase.
Argentina's defeat against Croatia continues to give much to talk about, as it seems that the atmosphere within the 'albiceleste' team is not quite right. After being questioned by a statement given by Jorge Sampaoli, Sergio 'Kun' Agüero responded to it with anger declaring that his coach "can say what he wants as he doesn´t care".
Group E of the World Cup seems to be, at the moment, one of the most closed-one in the tournament. And today, Switzerland came from behind against Serbia thanks to goals from Shaqiri and Xhaka to put their team on top of the group, where they still compete against Brazil and the Serbs themselves for a pass to the last 16.
After the draw against Iceland in their first match, yesterday Argentina clashed against Croatia with the intention of maintaining the aspirations of continuing in the tournament. However, Modric and company were in charge of the Argentine stumble that leaves the Messi led team with a foot out of Russia 2018.
The defeat of Argentina against Croatia reached all parts of the world, however, it was the Argentines themselves who experienced the episode in the worst way. Therefore, we compile the narrations of the South American commentators at the moment of the game, showing most of them their courage and disappointment with the 'albicelestes'.