OBRIGADO: Thanks for following along this extertaining Group A finale, where Mexico beat Croatia 3-1 in a wild one in Recife. Meanwhile, Brazil took down Cameroon 4-1 in Brasilia, handing the top spot in the group to the hosts. Brazil will play Chile in Belo Horizonte on Saturday, while Netherlands meet Mexico in Fortaleza on Sunday in our first Round of 16 match-ups. We'll have plenty more coverage from today's games on our daily tournament blog, so please join us there as we wrap up Monday's matches.
|5||Attempts On Target||7|
|1||Total Goals scored||3|
has been elected Man of the Match
|90MINUTES PLAYED||51TOTAL PASSES||1GOALS FOR||1SHOTS|
FULL TIME: A flurry of goals - four in 22 minutes - plus a late sending off seals a frentic finish to this match in Recife, and the Mexico supporters are loving it. The final result sees El Tri move on to the Round of 16, along with Group A winners Brazil, who beat Cameroon 4-1, while Croatia are elminated.
|Niko KOVAC (CRO)||Miguel HERRERA (MEX)|