fbpx
Climate crisis and migration: Greta Thunberg supports International Organization for Migration (IOM) over ‘life and death’ issueRead more United Nations (UN) Convenes Lake Chad Countries, Amid Growing Regional CrisisRead more 11 Disruptive Startups Selected for Cohort 3 of the Africa Startup Initiative Program (ASIP) Accelerator Program powered by Startupbootcamp AfricaRead more Africa Data Centres breaks ground on new Sameer facility in NairobiRead more Coffee with a human face: A union that improves livelihoods for Ugandan farmersRead more Trends Predicted to drive the retail industry in 2023Read more Vantage Capital exits Pétro IvoireRead more Afrobarometer charts path for Round 10 surveysRead more Unified communication and collaboration trends for 2023 (By David Meintjes)Read more 2023 starts with BIG IMPACT on Bizcommunity!Read more

Brazil hammer South Korea 4-1 to face Croatia in FIFA World Cup quarterfinals

show caption
DOHA, QATAR: Dani Alves of Brazil in action during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Round of 16 match between Brazil and South Korea at Stadium 974 on December 05, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. (Mustafa Yalçın - Anadolu Agency)
Print Friendly and PDF

Dec 06, 2022 - 12:49 AM

ISTANBUL (AA) – Brazil defeated South Korea 4-1 Monday and will face Croatia in the 2022 FIFA World Cup quarterfinals.

Brazil broke the deadlock with a close-range finish from Vinicius Jr in the seventh minute, assisted by Raphinha at Stadium 974.

After six minutes, Richarlison was brought down by Jung Wooyoung and a penalty was given.

Neymar successfully converted the penalty with a right-footed shot.

In the 29th minute, Richarlison fired a left-footed shot from the center of the penalty box to make the score 3-0.

Lucas Paqueta produced the Selecao’s fourth goal after Vinicius Jr assisted him from the left side of the penalty area in the 36th minute.

South Korea scored their only goal when Paik Seung-ho made a classy long-range finish in the 76th minute.

With this result, Brazil will take on Croatia, who eliminated Japan 3-1 (1-1) on penalties.

The quarterfinal clash will be played at Doha’s Education City Stadium on Dec. 9.

MAORANDCITIES.COM uses both Facebook and Disqus comment systems to make it easier for you to contribute. We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles and blog posts. All comments should be relevant to the topic. By posting, you agree to our Privacy Policy. We are committed to maintaining a lively but civil forum for discussion, so we ask you to avoid personal attacks, name-calling, foul language or other inappropriate behavior. Please keep your comments relevant and respectful. By leaving the ‘Post to Facebook’ box selected – when using Facebook comment system – your comment will be published to your Facebook profile in addition to the space below. If you encounter a comment that is abusive, click the “X” in the upper right corner of the Facebook comment box to report spam or abuse. You can also email us.