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Layun says stamp on Neymar was unintentional

Layun says stamp on Neymar was unintentional

Mexico midfielder Miguel Layun condemned Brazil forward Neymar citing his alleged simulations and stated that he did not step on Neymar’s leg intentionally. 3 Jul 2018
Tite asked Brazil to make Mexico's goalkeeper sweat

Tite asked Brazil to make Mexico's goalkeeper sweat

Brazil head coach Tite said on Monday following his side's victory in their round of 16 game that he asked his players to make more shots and work Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa. 3 Jul 2018
Neymar not paying attention to criticism

Neymar not paying attention to criticism

Brazil forward Neymar said on Monday that he was not paying attention to any criticism during the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 3 Jul 2018
Mexico crash out of World Cup in round of 16 for seventh time in succession

Mexico crash out of World Cup in round of 16 for seventh time in succession

Mexico were eliminated from the World Cup after their round of 16 defeat on Monday for the seventh time in a row. 3 Jul 2018
Osorio apologizes for team's 2-0 defeat to Brazil

Osorio apologizes for team's 2-0 defeat to Brazil

Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio apologized on Monday for his side's defeat at the hands of Brazil in their 2018 World Cup round of 16 match. 3 Jul 2018
Brazil v Mexico player ratings

Brazil v Mexico player ratings

Brazil have booked their place in the quarter-finals after a tense 2-0 victory over Mexico courtesy of second-half strikes from Neymar and Roberto Firmino. Mexico have been knocked out at the round of 16 stage for the seventh consecutive tournament. 3 Jul 2018
Mexican national team thanks fans for support

Mexican national team thanks fans for support

Mexico, who crashed out of the World Cup on Monday, have thanked their fans for their support during the tournament in Russia. 3 Jul 2018
Pic special: Brazil edge past Mexico in Samara

Pic special: Brazil edge past Mexico in Samara

Neymar and Roberto Firmino were on target for Brazil as the five-time champions progressed to the quarter-finals. 3 Jul 2018
Neymar named man of the match after Brazil beat Mexico

Neymar named man of the match after Brazil beat Mexico

Forward Neymar was named the man of the match as Brazil defeated Mexico in the round of 16 match at the Samara Arena on Monday. 3 Jul 2018
Almost 42,000 fans attend Brazil v Mexico

Almost 42,000 fans attend Brazil v Mexico

A total of 41,970 fans attended the World Cup round of 16 match between Brazil and Mexico in Samara, FIFA said via the tournament's official Twitter account on Monday. 3 Jul 2018
Neymar on target as Brazil reach World Cup quarter-finals

Neymar on target as Brazil reach World Cup quarter-finals

Brazil stayed on course for a record-extending sixth World Cup title after a goal and an assist by Neymar against Mexico sent them through to the quarter-finals of the this summer's tournament in Russia. 3 Jul 2018
Neymar and Gabriel Jesus both start up top against Mexico

Neymar and Gabriel Jesus both start up top against Mexico

Forwards Neymar and Gabriel Jesus were named in Brazil's starting lineup for the their round of 16 match against Mexico at the FIFA World Cup. 2 Jul 2018
Rafael Marquez thrown in to start for Mexico against Brazil

Rafael Marquez thrown in to start for Mexico against Brazil

Rafael Marquez and Javier Hernandez were named in Mexico's starting lineup for the their round of 16 match against Brazil at the World Cup. 2 Jul 2018
Mexico midfielder Herrera hails Brazil's 'outstanding' team

Mexico midfielder Herrera hails Brazil's 'outstanding' team

Mexico midfielder Hector Herrera said on Sunday that Brazil, whom his side would face in their round of 16 match of the World Cup, were "an outstanding team." 2 Jul 2018
Osorio: Brazil are the 'strongest team in the world'

Osorio: Brazil are the 'strongest team in the world'

Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio said Sunday that Brazil, his side's next opponents at the World Cup, were "the strongest team in the world." 2 Jul 2018
Marcelo fit and ready to face Mexico

Marcelo fit and ready to face Mexico

Head coach Tite said on Sunday that Brazil defender Marcelo was fit and ready to play in the upcoming World Cup Round of 16 match against Mexico at Samara Arena. 2 Jul 2018