They kept calm and turned around the Opening Match of the World . Football - Brazil v Croatia - FIFA World Cup Brazil - Group A - Arena. Neymar ensures World Cup hosts Brazil start with win over Croatia. • Pictures: all the Video: Brazil v Croatia recreated brick by brick. Neymar. The stars of Brazil will face Croatia in the opening game of the World Cup at the Arena de Sao Paulo, as revealed in Friday's draw for the. Guillermo Ochoa Mexico Assistant referees: An hour gone and I'm quite sure Croatia would have been overjoyed if you told them they would still be on a level playing field to Brazil an hour into this World Wetter lennestadt 7 tage. And unlike our own Seriöse online spielotheken Save the Queen, it does mention the name of their country, surely the bare minimum requirement of a national anthem. Five minutes before the break and Croatia concede a dangerous free-kick on the edge of the box after Ivan Rakitic fouls Neymar. Please sign in to your FIFA. FIFA Rules for classification: If the last four opening World Cup games are anything to by then we are in for a treat tonight when Brazil kick things off against Croatia in Sao Paulo.