Brazil outclasses Serbia to set up Mexico clash

Soccer Football - World Cup - Group E - Serbia vs Brazil - Spartak Stadium, Moscow, Russia - June 27, 2018 Brazil's Neymar in action with Serbia's Nemanja Matic and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic REUTERS/Carl Recine

MOSCOW – After Germany’s exit and Argentina’s nerve-shredding escape, Brazil made more serene World Cup progress on Wednesday when goals by Paulinho and Thiago Silva earned them a 2-0 win over an outclassed Serbia and a knockout tie against Mexico. The victory, and Switzerland’s 2-2 draw with Costa Rica, meant Brazil finished top of Group […]

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