Brazil World Cup 2014 Schedule: Group A Fixtures, Brazil Vs. Mexico 0-0 .
Full Time: Brazil 0-0 Mexico
A well deserved point for Mexico, holding off Brazil. Neymar seemed to be having a ‘bad day’ with no goals to claim.
90mn: Three minutes added to game play.
88mn: Penalty declined by ref. A bit of play acting by Marcelo, but ref. says play on.
Neymar fires on target, but ball is saved.
84mn: Substitution – Oscar Off, William coms on.
80mn: Yellow card, Thiago Silva, whose challenge on Javier Hernandez is penalized.
73 mn: Mexico – Peralt Off, Hernandez on. Hernandez is the man to score, if he get’s an opportunity. Brzil tightening grip on their game.
69m: Great save by Ochoa as Neymar fires a volley.
67mn: Fred Off, Jo on. Fred has a disappointing game and is bood by the crowd. Will Jo, the Manchester City reject, be able to turn the game around.
62mn: Yellow card Vazquez
Vazques given a yellow card after taking down Neymar, who is well protected at home.
59mn: Yellow card Aguilar. Booked for a rough tackle on Oscar.
58mn: Mexico coming in closer and closer. Scolari is not happy with Mexico’s tackling.
57mn. It looks like Brazil’s game is flat, making it easy for Mexicans.
With a goalless second half, this has not been the beautiful game that fans had imagined and it has been riddled with tackles, disruptive attacks and a lack of diposition. Ochoa has had a coup of exceptional saves and Meixco look threatening throughout the game.
38 mn: Ochoa manages to save Neymar’s header.
26mn: Great opportunity for Brazil as Neymar header flicked awaay by Ochoa.
Kick-off Brazil vs. Mexico.