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It's been another incredible matchday at the 2014 World Cup, we've got our first two confirmed games for the Round of 16 and we've seen more goals on a matchday than on any other so far (14). Sit back, relax and #joinin as we digest the day's action on our dailytournament blog and get the reaction from the final two games of the day: Croatia-Mexico and Cameroon-Brazil.

19:10

FULL TIME PHOTOS
Take a look 
at some of the outstanding images from Cameroon-Brazil and Croatia-Mexico.

19:01

ROUND OF 16
Cameroon 
and Croatia are heading home but Brazil and Mexico advance to face their respective Group B opponents this weekend. Brazil will play Chile in Belo Horizonte on Saturday, while Netherlands meet Mexico in Fortaleza on Sunday.

18:57
Cameroon
CameroonCMR
Brazil
BrazilBRA

Statistics

Ball possession

46%
54%
14Fouls Committed19
6Attempts On Target18
12Shots19
1Total Goals scored4
0Penalties scored0
18:57
18:56

Standings - Group A

TeamsPts MP W D L GF GA
BrazilBRA
7321072
MexicoMEX
7321041
CroatiaCRO
3310266
CameroonCMR
0300319
18:54
NEYMAR JR
BrazilBRA
Forward

has been elected Man of the Match

71MINUTES PLAYED42TOTAL PASSES2GOALS FOR4SHOTS
18:52
The final whistle sounds.

FULL TIME: The hosts have won Group A, and they will face Chile in the Round of 16 after Mexico's 3-1 win over Croatia. Neymar's first-half double, followed up by Fred and Fernandinho efforts in the second half, saw Scolari's side to a comfortable victory. Cameroon had levelled to silence the Brasilia crowd, but Neymar's second eased the tension in the Estadio Nacional. 

18:51
90'+NKOULOU (Cameroon) sees an effort go off target.
18:51
90'+DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) commits a foul.
18:50
90'+ITANJDE (Cameroon) blocks the shot.

The Chelsea man receives the ball in the final third and hits a right-footed effort towards goal, but it's well saved by Itandje.

18:50
90'+WILLIAN (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
18:48
90'+RAMIRES (Brazil) commits a foul.
18:48
90'WEBO (Cameroon) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:47
89'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MAKOUN (Cameroon).
18:46
88'OSCAR (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on NGUEMO (Cameroon).
18:46

CROATIA 1-3 MEXICO
After a brief period of a couple of minutes, just before Brazil's fourth, when the sides were level on goal difference and the hosts were ahead only on goals scored, a buffer of two goals has been opened up thanks to a combination of Fernandinho's goal and Croatia's consolation.

18:45
87'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on NGUEMO (Cameroon).
18:44
87'NGUEMO (Cameroon) strikes his free-kick wide.
18:44
86'MARCELO (Brazil) commits a foul.
18:42
84' FERNANDINHO (Brazil) scores!!

GOAL! FERNANDINHO! The substitute settles any nerves after news of Mexico's third was trickling through into the stadium. The Manchester City midfielder latched on to a through ball and toe-poked past Itandje. 

18:42
84'OSCAR (Brazil) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
18:40
83'NYOM (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
18:40
83'MARCELO (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
18:40
83'WILLIAN (Brazil) swings in the corner.
18:40
82'DANI ALVES (Brazil) strikes his free-kick wide.
18:39
81' MAKOUN (in) comes off the bench to replace CHOUPO-MOTING (out) (Cameroon)
18:38
80' MBIA (Cameroon) is cautioned.

Luiz Gustavo goes down with an injury and hobbles off the field. Brazil have used all three substitutions so are temporarily down to ten men.

18:38
80'MBIA (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on L GUSTAVO (Brazil).
18:37
79'RAMIRES (Brazil) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
18:36
79'NYOM (Cameroon) blocks the shot.

Ramires bursts into the Cameroon half and lofts the ball over to Chelsea teammate Willian. The No19 gets the ball under control before teeing up Fred. The No9's left-footed effort is blocked.

18:36
79'FRED (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
18:35

A number of substitutions and petty fouls have rather broken up the play in the last five minutes. 

18:34

CROATIA 0-2 MEXICO
Guardado's 
goal looks to have all-but given Mexico their place in the Round of 16.

18:33
75'OSCAR (Brazil) commits a foul.
18:33

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18:33
75' SALLI (Cameroon) is yellow carded.
18:32
74'SALLI (Cameroon) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:32

Neymar takes a bit of a knock and is withdrawn. It's more of a precaution though and the No10 doesn't look to be in any serious discomfort.

Player Statistics

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Forward
  • Total Goals scored2
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target4
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered1 / 2
  • Passes (complete)40 (24)
  • Passes Completion Rate60%
  • Tackles1
18:31

CROATIA 0-1 MEXICO
Marquez's goal puts the Mexicans in front. If scores stay the same, Brazil would top the group followed by Mexico on goal difference. The hosts would face Chile in the next round and Mexico would play the Netherlands in the Round of 16.

18:30
72'NGUEMO (Cameroon) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:30
72' WEBO (in) comes off the bench to replace ABOUBAKAR (out) (Cameroon)
18:29
71' WILLIAN (in) comes off the bench to replace NEYMAR JR (out) (Brazil)
18:25
67'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
18:24
66'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) commits a foul.
18:23
65'NGUEMO (Cameroon) sees an effort go off target.

Choupo Moting tees up Nguemo, but the No7's shot is screwed well wide of the target.

18:22

The Chelsea man enters the field of play to replace the Zenit winger.

Player Statistics

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Forward
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target3
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered1 / 3
  • Passes (complete)20 (10)
  • Passes Completion Rate50%
  • Tackles0
18:21
63' RAMIRES (in) comes off the bench to replace HULK (out) (Brazil)
18:20
62'DANI ALVES (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:18
60'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:18
60'SALLI (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on FERNANDINHO (Brazil).
18:18
18:16
58' SALLI (in) comes off the bench to replace MOUKANDJO (out) (Cameroon)
18:16
58'HULK (Brazil) commits a foul.
18:15
57'MATIP (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
18:15
57'HULK (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
18:15
57'OSCAR (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:11
53'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on DANI ALVES (Brazil).
18:11

The noise in the Estadio Nacional is absolutely deafening. Whenever the hosts get the ball and drive forwards, a surge of electric excitement sweeps through the stadium.

18:09
51'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:07
49' FRED (Brazil) scores!!

GOAL! FRED! HE'S DONE IT! The Brazilian No9 has been working so hard for that goal in the opening two and a half group games, and he's got his name on the scoresheet. The ball is played to the Brazilian left of the penalty area following a set piece, and it's fired across goal by David Luiz. Fred is there to nod home from inside the six yard box.

18:07
49'CHOUPO-MOTING (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
18:07
49'OSCAR (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
18:07
49'HULK (Brazil) takes a corner kick.
18:06
49'ITANJDE (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
18:06
49'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) hits his free-kick on target.

CLOSE! Itandje denies Brazil again! Neymar spots up the set piece and whips it in. It flies past the players in the middle and the Cameroon keeper does well to parry it away.

18:06

Fernando Luiz Rosa, or Fernandinho, enters the field of play for the Tottenham Hotspur man.

Player Statistics

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Midfielder
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target1
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered1 / 0
  • Passes (complete)12 (9)
  • Passes Completion Rate75%
  • Tackles1
18:05
48'ENOH (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on NEYMAR JR (Brazil).
18:05
48'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) takes a corner kick.
18:05
47'ITANJDE (Cameroon) blocks the shot.

GREAT SAVE! Fred gets the ball out of his feet and sharply hits a left-footed drive towards goal. The Cameroon stopper is down smartly to push the ball away and deny the No9 his first World Cup goal.

18:05
47'FRED (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
18:03
46' Before the second half begins FERNANDINHO (in) comes off the bench to replace PAULINHO (out) (Brazil)
18:03
The second half kicks off.

Cameroon kick off the second half and immediately launch the ball forwards. It's dealt with by Thiago Silva and David Luiz.

18:03
18:00

AS IT STANDS AT HALF TIME: 
With Croatia and Mexico goalless at the break, Brazil (7 pts) and Mexico (5 pts) would be through if the games finished now. Croatia (4 pts) and Cameroon (0pts) would finish third and fourth respectively.

17:57

STAT ATTACK: 
Neymar is the second Brazilian to score the 100th goal in a World Cup, after Vava (vs. France in 1958)

17:53

ELSEWHERE IN GROUP A

17:51
17:46

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17:46
Cameroon
CameroonCMR
Brazil
BrazilBRA

Statistics

Ball possession

39%
61%
7Fouls Committed6
5Attempts On Target9
9Shots9
1Total Goals scored2
0Penalties scored0
17:46
The referee brings the first half to an end.

HALF TIME: It's Scolari's side who lead at the interval, but it's been nervy for the hosts at times. Neymar's brilliant finish saw Brazil go in front to ease the tension in Brasilia, but Joel Matip levelled things up to stun the Estadio Nacional into silence. The resurgent crowd roared their team on though, and a moment of Neymar brilliance sees A Selecao into the interval in the ascendancy. Cameroon have looked dangerous on the counter-attack and from set pieces, and this game is far from over.

17:46
45'+NEYMAR JR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
17:45
45'+MATIP (Cameroon) blocks the shot.

Some utterly beautiful Brazilian build-up play sees Neymar flick to Oscar, who returns the ball to the No10. He deftly touches the ball to Fred who tees up Hulk with a first-time pass. The speed of the pinball passing move catches out Hulk though, and he can't get the ball from under his feet in time to deliver a telling strike. 

17:45
45'+HULK (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:45

A minimum of one minute added time has been indicated.

17:42
43'DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on ENOH (Cameroon).
17:41
42'MBIA (Cameroon) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:40
41'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) commits a foul.
17:40
41'OSCAR (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:39
40'MBIA (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on HULK (Brazil).
17:38
39'CHOUPO-MOTING (Cameroon) sees an effort go off target.

After his own set-piece delivery comes back out to him, the left winger drives towards Julio Cesar's left-hand post, but it ripples the side netting after going wide.

17:38
39'CHOUPO-MOTING (Cameroon) swings in the corner.
17:36
37'ENOH (Cameroon) sees an effort go off target.
17:36
37'OSCAR (Brazil) takes a corner kick.

Hulk finds himself in space and looks to catch out the shellshocked Cameroon defence by hitting his effort early, but Itandje is down to push the ball behind for a corner. Oscar's delivery is cleared away by the Indomitable Lions.

17:35
36'ITANJDE (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
17:35
36'HULK (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:34
35' NEYMAR JR (Brazil) scores!!

GOAL! NEYMAR AGAIN! It's another moment of magic from the Brazilian No10. He picks the ball up on the Brazilian left and dances his way infield. He jinks inside a couple of Cameroon challenges and slams home. The hosts are back in front and Brasilia is rocking!

17:32
33'CHOUPO-MOTING (Cameroon) sees an effort go off target.
17:32
33'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) swings in the corner.

Marcelo slices a clearance behind and the Cameroon No8 delivers a ball into the box which misses everybody. It's hit back in by Nyom, and cleared behind for another corner whch is headed wide. The African side are looking dangerous from set pieces.

17:32
33'DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) blocks the shot.
17:32
33'NYOM (Cameroon) sees his effort hit the target.
17:32
33'NYOM (Cameroon) sees his effort hit the target.
17:32
33'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) swings in the corner.
17:31
32'MBIA (Cameroon) commits a foul.
17:30
31'PAULINHO (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:29
30'BEDIMO (Cameroon) is ruled offside.
17:28

Matip rises highest from the corner and hits a thunderous header off the corner of bar and post. The effort took a deflection off Thiago Silva on the way towards goal, it's behind for another corner.

17:27
28'NGUEMO (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on L GUSTAVO (Brazil).
17:27
27'ENOH (Cameroon) commits a foul.
17:25
26' MATIP (Cameroon) scores!!

GOAL! IT'S MATIP! The Cameroon No21 stuns the Estadio Nacional with a finish from close range. Allan Nyom found space on the Cameroon left after some scrambled build-up play and fired it across goal. Matip was there for a simple finish - his first international goal.

17:25
26'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) swings in the corner.
17:25
25'T SILVA (Brazil) blocks the shot.
17:25
25'MATIP (Cameroon) sees his effort hit the target.
17:25
25'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) swings in the corner.
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17:24
25'T SILVA (Brazil) blocks the shot.
17:24
25'ENOH (Cameroon) sees his effort hit the target.
17:20
21'FRED (Brazil) commits a foul.

Paulinho darts down the Cameroon left and into the penalty area before crossing towards Fred. The No9 sees his effort blocked by the goalkeeper and, in trying to throw his body at the ball in an effort to get it over the line, he fouls Itandje.

17:20
21'ITANJDE (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
17:20
21'FRED (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:19
20'ITANJDE (Cameroon) blocks the shot.

SAVED! The ball bounces up awkwardly in the Cameroon box, and Neymar smashes it towards goal on the half-volley. It's straight at the goalkeeper in the end, but he does well to keep it out.

17:19
20'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:16
17' NEYMAR JR (Brazil) scores!!

GOAL! NEYMAR! It's a simple tap in for the No10 for a landmark moment: the 100th goal of Brazil 2014 in the hosts' 100th World Cup game. Luiz Gustavo breaks free on the Brazil left and fires a perfect delivery into the centre of the Cameroon box. The Barça forward makes no mistake by opening his body, using the pace of the cross to guide the ball past Itandje.

17:13
13'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:13

After a nice period of passing on the Cameroon left, Aboubakar slips in Choupo Moting. The winger tries a low cross with his left foot, but it's cleared by David Luiz.

17:11
11' ENOH (Cameroon) is booked by the referee.

The Cameroon No18 goes into the book for a scissor-like tackle on Marcelo, who appears hurt but is helped to his feet by teammate David Luiz.

17:10
11'ENOH (Cameroon) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:10
11'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) blocks the shot.
17:10
11'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) sees his effort hit the target.
17:09
10'MOUKANDJO (Cameroon) swings in the corner.

GREAT BLOCK! Cameroon break down their left-hand side and the ball is worked inside to Enoh. He fires a shot at goal but the Brazil No6 makes himself big and takes the hit. Eventually, he clears behind for a corner, which is headed away,

17:08
9'MARCELO (Brazil) blocks the shot.
17:08
9'ENOH (Cameroon) sees his effort hit the target.
17:05
6'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) takes a corner kick.

Hulk powers through a couple of Cameroon challenges and tries to tee up Fred. The No9 is closed down quickly and it's behind for a corner, which is tame and collected by Itandje.

17:05
6'NKOULOU (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
17:05
6'FRED (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:02
3'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) takes a corner kick.
17:02
3'NKOULOU (Cameroon) blocks the shot.

The cleared free-kick is tossed back in to the Brazilian final third and Neymar is clean through and onside. The ball takes a while to come down and it means Paulinho is teed up for a shot after some desperate Cameroon defending. His shot is blocked and fellow midfielder Gustavo has a go. It's deflected behind for a corner.

17:02
3'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:02
3'NYOM (Cameroon) blocks the shot.
17:02
3'PAULINHO (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
17:00
1'BEDIMO (Cameroon) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on HULK (Brazil).

Immediately after the kick-off, Bedimo pulls back Hulk on the Brazilian right and the hosts have a chance to whip in a free kick from a dangerous position. Neymar plays it a bit too long though and it's cleared away.

17:00
The match kicks off.

Brazil get their 100th World Cup match underway.

16:57

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Cameroon
CameroonCMR

16 ITANJDE, 3 NKOULOU, 7 NGUEMO, 8 MOUKANDJO, 10 ABOUBAKAR, 12 BEDIMO, 13 CHOUPO-MOTING, 17 MBIA, 18 ENOH, 21 MATIP, 22 NYOM

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Brazil
BrazilBRA

12 JULIO CESAR, 2 DANI ALVES, 3 T SILVA, 4 DAVID LUIZ, 6 MARCELO, 7 HULK, 8 PAULINHO, 9 FRED, 10 NEYMAR JR, 11 OSCAR, 17 L GUSTAVO

16:57

After the instrumental introduction, the stadium erupts into song. The players clutch each other around the shoulders and passionately sing along. The PA system finishes and, as is now traditional at Brazil games, the crowd and players continue to sing a capella. It really is an incredible atmosphere in Brasilia.

16:56

Here it comes, the Hino Nacional Brasileiro ...

16:55

Standings - Group A

TeamsPts MP W D L GF GA
BrazilBRA
4211031
MexicoMEX
4211010
CroatiaCRO
3210153
CameroonCMR
0200205
16:55

First up is the Chant De Ralliement, and Cameroon's national anthem is sung in unison by their fans and players.

16:53

The two teams are heading out onto the pitch in Brazil's capital. Once more the Brazilians form a chain with the right hand on the man in front's shoulder. They emerge into a bubbling cauldron of yellow, with a quite incredible noise.

16:50

Your 11

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Cameroon
CameroonCMR

16 Charles ITANDJE, 2 Benoit ASSOU EKOTTO, 3 Nicolas NKOULOU, 4 Cedric DJEUGOUE, 5 Dany NOUNKEU, 6 Alexandre SONG, 7 Landry NGUEMO, 8 Benjamin MOUKANDJO, 13 Eric CHOUPO MOTING, 9 Samuel ETOO, 11 Jean MAKOUN

Brazil
BrazilBRA

12 JULIO CESAR, 2 Dani ALVES, 3 Thiago SILVA, 4 DAVID LUIZ, 6 MARCELO, 7 HULK, 8 PAULINHO, 11 OSCAR, 17 LUIZ GUSTAVO, 9 FRED, 10 NEYMAR

16:40

Head-to-Head

Cameroon
CameroonCMR
Brazil
BrazilBRA
.1Wins3.
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1Total Goals scored7
16:38

WILLIAN
"The team played well, but Mexico had a great game too. Now we have to continue training, playing well and think about the team from Cameroon now. It will be difficult. There are no easy games in the World Cup. When it comes to Brazil, everyone wants to play. Hopefully we will leave with a positive result."

16:34

LUIZ FELIPE SCOLARI
"The team has evolved. We can still improve, but we can still qualify for the next round. We showed quality [against Mexico], so I am satisfied."

16:33

MEN OF THE MATCH

16:31

DID YOU KNOW? 
This is Cameroon's first meeting against a side that is hosting the World Cup.

16:27

STEPHANE MBIA
“It’s a question of pride, as an African and a Cameroonian. We must improve our image and not do as we did in 2010, when things turned into a bit of a calamity and we ended up with no points."

16:24

ON 20 JUNE 1994...
Just over 20 years ago, Brazil saw off Cameroon 3-0 at USA 1994, before A Seleção went on to lift their fourth World Cup.

World Cup Highlights: Cameroon - Brazil, USA 1994

16:20

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16:16

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16:11

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16:09

BOA TARDES: 
Hello and welcome to our LIVE match coverage from Brazil of the hosts' final World Cup group game. In their 100th World Cup match, they take on already-eliminated Cameroon, needing a win to guarantee progression to the knockout stages. Brazil's 0-0 draw against Mexico made the group completely open - meaning any one of Mexico, Croatia or the hosts could finish in any of the top three spots. Cameroon's players faced a ruthless examination after their exit was confirmed in their 4-0 thumping by Croatia. We'll have updates on the big moments from Croatia-Mexico, and you can #joinin on TwitterFacebook and Instagram, which are all a part of our World Cup social hub.

15:44

Weather

Estadio Nacional, Brasilia

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 24° CTemperature
  • 26 m/sWind
  • 57 %Humidity
15:44
Cameroon
CameroonCMR
  • 16ITANJDE (GK)
  • 3NKOULOU (C)
  • 7NGUEMO
  • 8MOUKANDJO
  • 10ABOUBAKAR
  • 12BEDIMO
  • 13CHOUPO-MOTING
  • 17MBIA
  • 18ENOH
  • 21MATIP
  • 22NYOM
Brazil
BrazilBRA
  • 12JULIO CESAR (GK)
  • 2DANI ALVES
  • 3T SILVA (C)
  • 4DAVID LUIZ
  • 6MARCELO
  • 7HULK
  • 8PAULINHO
  • 9FRED
  • 10NEYMAR JR
  • 11OSCAR
  • 17L GUSTAVO

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