News 25 Sep 2020 5:22 PM +00:00

World Cup 2018: Brazil 2-0 Costa Rica - 5 things we learned

Advertisement

REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Advertisement

On paper, this was an easy one to call. In reality, it was anything but.

When 90 minutes were up on the clock, Brazil still found themselves in a deadlock with their Central American opponents.

Six minutes later and the two-goal lead that they had managed to accrue made the scoreline look a lot more healthy.

But with the eyes of the world watching, the Brazilians will know that they were anything but convincing.

Here are five things that we learned from the game.

*RealSport101 may receive a small commission if you click a link from one of our articles onto a retail website and make a purchase. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. For more information, see our Cookie Policy. All prices listed were accurate at the time of publishing.