FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland - See pics

Switzerland managed to blunt attack after attaack from the Brazilians to eventually share points.  

Jun 18, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

Switzerland managed to blunt attack after attaack from the Brazilians to eventually share points.

 

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Brazil had 21 shots as against six from Switzerland but still missed scoring a winner and had to settle for a 1-1 draw.

 

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Brazil did open the scoring when Philloppee Coutinho found the back of the net in the 20th minute.

 

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Fans prayed hard for either the team to hold on or score another to cement a win.

 

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It was not meant to be as Steven Zuber managed to score in the 50th minute to put Switzerland back on level terms.

 

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From here on, it was all about the Swizz defence against a repeated attacks from the Brazilians.

 

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There were some streaks of brilliance from Neymar but even he could not bring his side back in the lead.

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Brazilians though would also blame VAR-related controversies for the draw.

 

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