DAY 6: QATAR 2022 LIVE UPDATES
Top 5 goals of Round 1 in FIFA World Cup 2022
FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar has seen some of the most stunning goals. Here are our top five picks at the end of round one.
Preview: Iran will likely have backup keeper against Wales
With goalkeeper Ali Beiranvand likely sidelined after a scary injury in Iran’s World Cup opener, backup Hossein Hosseini has a tall task against Wales and star Gareth Bale.
Iran, in last place in Group B after a 6-2 loss to England, faces Wales on Friday at Ahmad bin Ali Stadium – READ PREVIEW.
Otto Addo calls Ronaldo’s goal “a special gift” from referee
Ghana coach Otto Addo criticised the American referee Ismail Elfath who awarded the penalty that resulted in Cristiano Ronaldo’s record goal at the FIFA World Cup, calling it “a special gift.” Ronaldo won and converted the second-half penalty, making him the first male player to score in five World Cups. Portugal went on to beat Ghana 3-2 on Thursday – REPORT.
Brazil forward Neymar suffers ankle injury vs Serbia, to undergo scan
Despite an emphatic victory in its opening World Cup game against Serbia, Brazil was left to worry about the fitness of Neymar, who was substituted with 11 minutes left to play.
Though coach Tite allayed fears of the attacker missing out the next game against Switzerland on November 28, the team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar was a little less committal – REPORT.
FIFA World Cup, November 25: Which teams are playing in Qatar today?
Wales vs Iran – 3:30pm – Al Rayyan Stadium
Qatar vs Senegal – 6:30pm – Al Thumama Stadium
Netherlands vs Ecuador – 9:30pm – Khalifa International Stadium
England vs USA – 12:30am – Al Bayt Stadium
Where can you watch the matches in India?
All matches of FIFA World Cup will be telecast live on Sports18 and Sports18 HD. The tournament will be live streamed on JioCinema on Android and well as iOS.
DAY 5 RECAP
As we build up to today’s fixtures, here’s a quick recap of how Day 5 panned out at the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar.
Switzerland’s Breel Embolo scored the only goal against Cameroon – the country of his birth – in a hard-fought World Cup Group G opener – REPORT
Nothing could separate Uruguay and South Korea in their World Cup opener in Group H despite plenty of attacking quality on show in Qatar – REPORT
Cristiano Ronaldo became the first man to score at five FIFA World Cups as Portugal began its campaign with a thrilling victory over Ghana – REPORT
Richarlison scored two goals, the second with a spectacular acrobatic kick, to help Brazil beat Serbia 2-0 Thursday at the World Cup – REPORT