‘This is football’ – Brazil fans frustrated by World Cup exit

Soccer Football - World Cup - Round of 8 - Brazil vs Belgium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - July 6, 2018 - Fans react after the match. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) – Brazilian fans’ hopes of celebrating a sixth World Cup title in Russia were dashed on Friday when their national team lost 2-1 to Belgium in the quarter-finals. Belgium struck early and held off a late Brazil fightback to send the five-times champions tumbling out in an end-to-end thriller that earned a […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories