The day begins with the Group B match at 11 a.m. between Wales and Iran. The other poster of this group opposes England and the United States at 8 p.m. In Group A, Qatar will try to do well against Senegal (2 p.m.). At 5 p.m., the Netherlands face Ecuador. Follow our live.
The Iranians sang their anthem. After having refused to sing it in order to support the victims of repression by the regime in Iran, Monday against England, the Iranian players this time sang their national anthem before the match against Wales.
Ronaldo goes down in history. Cristiano Ronaldo made World Cup history on Thursday by scoring in five different editions. “It’s something that makes me very proud, launched the Portuguese star, it’s a great moment, my fifth World Cup, we won, we started off on the right foot. It’s a very important victory, we know that winning the first game is crucial.”
Neymar injured, but optimistic. Brazilian star Neymar was injured in the victory against Serbia (2-0). Out in tears and victim of a sprained right ankle, the attacker sees far. “Difficult match, but it was important to win, wrote the Paris Saint-Germain player on his social networks. Congratulations to the team, first step taken… There are 6 left”he wrote on Twitter. “We are confident, Neymar will play again in this World Cup”assured the Brazilian coach, Tite.