The fan favorite to win this year’s FIFA World Cup 2022, Brazil is out of FIFA world cup Qatar 2022 after losing to Croatia on penalties 1-1 (4-2) in Friday’s intensive semi-finals. With that win, Croatia entered the semi-finals, while brazil got knocked out of the world cup 2022.
With the stunning and outstanding solo goal of Neymar, It had looked as though Neymar had won it for Brazil. He scored a stunning solo goal in extra-time – tying Pele’s international scoring record for the Seleção with his 77th goal – but Bruno Petković broke Brazilian and their fan’s hopes and hearts with a last-gasp equalizer which eventually made the game curbed in penalties.

It was Croatia’s goalkeeper Dominik Livaković who was the hero yet again in the shootout, saving Rodrygo’s first effort before defender Marquinhos saw his attempt hit the post which sent Croatia through to the semifinals. Livaković also saved three penalties in his side’s victory against Japan in the previous round.

“Definitely something special against the favorite,” Croatia defender Dejan Lovren told reporters after the match. “We said in the last half of the last 15 minutes, don’t stop believing. Everyone said that and we knew it. We knew we would come back no matter how hard it was in some moments.”

It was an intensive and remarkable game in the world cup Qatar 2022. Losing the game made Neymar breaks down on the pitch. The remarkable player- full name Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior was in tears, and buried his face in his shirt after the heavily favored Brazilian side was defeated by Croatia in the quarterfinals of the tournament held in Qatar

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