Neymar pulls up injured in Brazil training

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The result means Brazil have avoided the ignominy of equalling their longest winless run at the World Cup.

So, when Brazil scored the go-ahead goal in stoppage time Friday en route to a dramatic win over Costa Rica in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Gisele was understandably amped - and let the world know via her Instagram story. Brazil had 23 shots, nine of which were on goal, but Keylor Navas was sensational in goal and looked to have done enough to secure a draw.

Oh, and Neymar was doing Neymar things.




The Brazilian football federation said on Thursday that Neymar is just fine and posted photos and a video of him practicing on Wednesday with the rest of the squad. And with how Nigeria played, they'll enter the match with Argentina as the favorite. And for 90 minutes against Costa Rica, it was more of the same.

Group D is shaping up nicely, with Croatia and Nigeria controlling their own destiny. Serbia vs. Brazil is all of a sudden a monster matchup, while Switzerland can take advantage of an already eliminated Costa Rica to move on. A win for Iceland would take Argentina's fate out of their hands.

Brazil fans attending the game are adamant the change in style will be to their benefit after seeing on of the pre-tournament favorites to lift the trophy in Russian Federation stutter in their Group E opener. Their results coming into Russian Federation weren't great and they were lucky not to lose by more than a goal to nil against Serbia on Sunday.

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