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Last-gasp Seferovic snatches Switzerland victory

Haris Seferovic scored a dramatic winner in stoppage-time to give Switzerland the perfect start to Brazil 2014, earning a 2-1 win over Ecuador in Group E.

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15:00

OBRIGADO
Thank you for following along with the amazing action we've just seen in Brasilia as Switzerland stole three points in the final seconds of their encounter with Ecuador. Next up is France-Honduras, which is where we turn our attention to next. Following along with the match blog for the minute-by-minute updates from Porto Alegre.

14:55

Goal Counter

31Goals so far
SEFEROVIC
SUI2-1ECU
Latest Scorer
SUI
SEFEROVIC
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Switzerland
SwitzerlandSUI
Ecuador
EcuadorECU

Statistics

Ball possession

57%
43%
9Fouls Committed15
12Attempts On Target6
18Shots10
2Total Goals scored1
0Penalties scored0
14:54
14:53
SHAQIRI
SwitzerlandSUI
Midfielder

has been elected Man of the Match

90MINUTES PLAYED55TOTAL PASSES0GOALS FOR6SHOTS
14:52

FULL-TIME: Unbelievable football in Brasilia! Just when it looked like we were set to see the first draw of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, Haris Seferovic scores in the third minutes of stoppage time to seal the win for the Swiss.

14:50
The final whistle sounds.
14:49
90'+ SEFEROVIC (Switzerland) scores!!

That's another goal from one of Hitzfeld's substitutes. Behrami makes a crucial tackle in Switzerland's area to spring a counter-attack. Rodriguez plays into the No9 who finishes for the Swiss and earns the Europeans all three points.

14:49

GOAL: Haris Seferovic scores for Switzerland!

14:47

A minimum of three additional minutes have been added.

Man of the Match

Midfielder

has been elected Budweiser MAN OF THE MATCH!

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Line-ups

Switzerland
SwitzerlandSUI
Ecuador
EcuadorECU
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
77'
46' HT
70'
75'
(C)
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
77'
75'
70'
46' HT
CoachCoach
Ottmar HITZFELD (GER)Reinaldo RUEDA (COL)

Match Facts

Brasilia

The construction of this ultra-modern city, situated in the centre of Brazil, began in 1956.

Estadio Nacional

  • Stadium nameEstadio Nacional
  • CityBrasilia
  • Year constructed2012
  • Overall capacity69349

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 24° CTemperature
  • 21 m/sWind
  • 61 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Ravshan IRMATOV
    Uzbekistan
    UzbekistanUZB
  • Assistant Referee 1: Abduxamidullo RASULOV (UZB)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Bakhadyr KOCHKAROV (KGZ)
  • Fourth official: Svein Oddvar MOEN (NOR)

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