Why Fred did not play at all in Brazil's World Cup campaign

Brazil, the overwhelming favorite to win the World Cup, has been knocked out, and now the tournament is wide open

The ambitious government eventually wants to launch a bid for the Winter Olympics but on Saturday, the people of Kazan looked happy enough to still have a team in the World Cup, for a the few hours until the quarter-final against Croatia at least.

The criticism comes after Tite failed to replace Fred in the final 23-man squad as he had up until 24 hours prior to Brazil's first appearance in the tournament to make a change, a game which came ten days following the United man's injury.

Belgium's three central defenders are all imposing figures but two of them, Vincent Kompany and Jan Vertonghen, are the wrong side of 30. We can't leave him any space because he's a quality player.

Now, Belgium and France are set to play a semifinal match next Tuesday.

Can Belgium's defenders stop Brazil's attacking arsenal? However, Lukaku stressed that they can be picked apart and seemingly singled out right-back Fagner, who will be winning only his eighth cap, as a potential point to exploit.

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If it was a rude ending for the traveling fans of the three powers, they at least got the chance to spend some time in Kazan, an elegant city that must rank among the more surprising secrets Russian Federation has revealed to the world during the tournament.

"The karma came back to hit him and Brazil and I think he's cost them..."

"The difference is that we haven't won a World cup, it's as simple as that", he added. "I'm proud of everyone", said Neymar, who hadn't spoken publicly since the team's elimination in Kazan.

"When you are in a World Cup quarterfinal facing Brazil, you don't need extra motivation".

Brazil had a couple of big chances to tie the match late in the second half, but Coutinho could not convert a good look on goal in the eighty-fourth minute, and Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois later came up with an incredible save in extra time to secure the win.

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