This meeting between Brazil and Senegal was an opportunity for some teammates in the club to compete. Like Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mané, the duo that makes the heyday of Liverpool. The Brazilian striker of the Reds launched the match perfectly in the 9th minute. On an action initiated by Coutinho and a sublime pass by Gabriel Jesus, Roberto Firmino concluded a nice dive to deceive Alfred Gomis.
Sadio Mane replied to him before half-time; At the end of a festival on the left side, the striker Liverpool was shoved by Marquinhos, forcing the referee to designate the penalty point. Famara Diedhiou was responsible for transforming it, realizing a quarter of an hour of Senegalese.
The 100th selection for Neymar
If the first period was quite lively, the second was much less interesting, the two teams can not decide between. Many mistakes and few opportunities came in the second half of this game at the Singapore National Stadium. The referee had to give the players two cool breaks because of the conditions.
Neymar, who was facing Idrissa Gueye in particular, could have enjoyed a free-kick in extra time to give the victory to the Seleção. For his 100th selection with Brazil, the PSG player remained silent, unable to avoid the draw between the last winner of the Copa America and the finalist of the last African Cup of Nations. Next appointment for Neymar and his teammates this Sunday (14h) against Nigeria, still in Singapore.