Portugal 6-1 Switzerland : Portugal through to quarterfinals with incredible display

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When Cristiano Ronaldo was benched for Portugal’s 1st knockout match of the tournament, manager Fernando Santos lifted more than a few eyebrows, but he was amply proven correct once his young substitute scored a hat-trick as part of an utterly dominant performance. In his first ever start for Portugal, Benfica forward Gonçalo Ramos, who started … Read more

Brazil 1-0 Switzerland : Late Casemiro strike secure knockout round for Brazil

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With seven minutes left, Casemiro scored his first World Cup goal in a loud Stadium 974 to overcome Switzerland’s resistance and secure Brazil’s spot in the Round of 16. The Swiss team played well defensively, frustrating the five-time world champions, but they finally broke through in the 83rd minute when Casemiro scored the game-winning goal … Read more