'Soft hotel mattress' blamed for Brazilian's World Cup injury

30 June, 2018, 19:09 | Author: Greg Lawrence
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Andres Guardado has called on the referee to watch Neymar closely when Mexico take on Brazil in the World Cup last 16 because he "likes to exaggerate fouls".

Guardado has subsequently urged the officials to keep an eye on Neymar in Samara on Monday.

"We all know Neymar".

Neymar "likes to exaggerate fouls", says Mexican defender Andres Guardado.

With Germany having failing to advanced past the first round for the first time in 80 years, Brazil are now installed with many bookmakers as they favourite to win the World Cup.

Southgate Not Satisfied Despite England’s Thrashing Of Panama
There are a lot of incredible players and I'll try to be the top scorer, of course", concluded the Tottenham man. Legend Geoff Hurst was the hero on that occasion, scoring a hat-trick in England's most famous triumph.

"But I repeat, it is his style of play and those who have to judge and in a way put an end to it are the officials, not us".

"What greater motivation could you need when we face off against the five-time champions in the game of our lives?" This Mexican side is incredible going forward but they have big issues in the defensive side of the game. The match was originally scheduled to be played on FOX Sports 1.

"People talk a lot", he said.

Osorio added: "No one doubts the talent that Brazil have in attack, with Willian, Douglas Costa, Neymar. but I think Coutinho makes the difference because he's a player that can play anywhere in midfield or further forward".

Brazil's SporTV reported Wednesday that Rafaella Santos was so excited at her brother's last-gasp goal in the tricky win against minnows Costa Rica on Friday that she collided with a friend and injured her arm.

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