Forty-eight hours after parting methods with Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo shall be trying to give Portugal a profitable begin in Thursday’s World Cup Group H opener in opposition to Ghana.
The 2 sides met earlier than within the 2014 version with the five-time Ballon d’Or winner scoring the profitable objective.
Elsewhere, Uruguay, which boast veteran strikers Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani, shall be heavy favorites after they meet South Korea in Group H. In addition they boast a supporting solid of up-and-coming kids led by Actual Madrid’s Federico Valverde.
The Koreans reached the semifinals of the 2002 World Cup however didn’t progress previous the group stage of their final two makes an attempt.
Brazil face Serbia tonight
The Brazilians are on the town. Tite will kick off his World Cup marketing campaign at Lusail Stadium later tonight and, as all the time, Brazil’s squad is suffering from stars, from Thiago Silva to Vinicius Junior, and naturally the moody Neymar.
As for Serbia, they’ve included Alexander Mitrovic of their squad regardless of his ankle damage. He hopes to play a task on this FIFA World Cup.
There has already been a shock on the Lusail stadium with a South American crew: Saudi Arabia’s gorgeous victory in opposition to Argentina on Tuesday. The gorgeous 2-1 victory was celebrated as a coming of age.
Brazil hopes to ignite the samba fashion from the very starting.
The opposite match in Group G sees Cameroon tackle Switzerland on the Al Janoub Stadium.