Follow us on

Live Blog

Change to your time
16:07

OBRIGADO:
Thank you for following along what has been a sensational start to the Round of 16. Brazil's win in penalties sends Chile home, but La Roja put on a fantastic demonstration and should be commended for playing some incredible football both today and throughout the Group Stage. Out attention now shifts to Rio de Janeiro and the Maracana where Colombia and Uruguay are set to kick off in a little under an hour. Please join us there as we continueour coverage from Brazil 2014.

16:00
16:00
Brazil
BrazilBRA
Chile
ChileCHI

Statistics

Ball possession

49%
51%
28Fouls Committed23
13Attempts On Target5
23Shots13
1Total Goals scored1
0Penalties scored0
16:00

FULL-TIME: Brazil keep their dream of a sixth World Cup alive after narrowly escaping a tremendous challenge from Chile.

15:57
JULIO CESAR
BrazilBRA
Goalkeeper

has been elected Man of the Match

120MINUTES PLAYED35TOTAL PASSES0GOALS FOR0SHOTS
15:55
The penalty shoot-out is over.
15:54
(3 - 2) JARA (Chile) hits the post from the spot!

Jara hits the post and it bounces back towards the spot and Brazil begin to celebrate wildly!

15:53
(3 - 2) NEYMAR JR (Brazil) successfully converts the penalty!

The Brazil No10 puts it in the corner to give the hosts the lead

15:52
(2 - 2) DIAZ (Chile) successfully converts the penalty!

Diaz calmly brings Chile level

15:52
(2 - 1) HULK (Brazil) sees his penalty saved by the goalkeeper.

Claudio Bravo does well to stop Hulk's effort

15:51
(2 - 1) CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile) successfully converts the penalty!

Great penalty, put straight in the top corner

15:50
(2 - 0) MARCELO (Brazil) successfully converts the penalty!

Marcelo puts it past Bravo despite getting a hand to it

15:49
(1 - 0) ALEXIS (Chile) sees his penalty saved by the goalkeeper.

Cesar makes another stop to deny Chile

15:49
(1 - 0) WILLIAN (Brazil) misses from the penalty spot!

William shoots wide!

15:48
(1 - 0) PINILLA (Chile) sees his penalty saved by the goalkeeper.

Good save from Cesar to stop Pinilla

15:47
(1 - 0) DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) successfully converts the penalty!

Strong first penalty for Brazil.

15:47
The penalty shoot-out is about to begin.
15:43

STAT ATTACK:
In 22 FIFA World Cup penalty shootouts the team shooting first is 13-9 including 7-1 in the last three editions.

15:40

END OF EXTRA TIME: Penalties will decide the winner, but Chile nearly won it with a few seconds left as Pinilla rattled the crossbar.

15:39
The referee blows for the end of the second period of extra time.
15:38
120'+RAMIRES (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.
15:38

WIDE: Ramires gets a good look at the top of the area but his shot is off the mark and rolls just wide.

15:37
120'+HULK (Brazil) swings in the corner.
15:36
120'PINILLA (Chile) rattles the crossbar.

OFF THE BAR: Pinilla nearly wins it for Chile but his shot smashes the bar.

15:36
119'HULK (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.
15:34
118'GUTIÉRREZ (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MARCELO (Brazil).
15:32
116'RAMIRES (Brazil) commits a foul.
15:31
114'MENA (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.
15:29
113'DIAZ (Chile) sees an effort go off target.

Diaz's shot is high and lands deep into the stands. Tired legs are beginning to show.

15:29
113'T SILVA (Brazil) blocks the shot.
15:29
113'PINILLA (Chile) sees his effort hit the target.
15:29
113'PINILLA (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on L GUSTAVO (Brazil).
15:28
112'DANI ALVES (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.

Dani Alves takes a touch and shoots from distance but it sails over the bar.

15:27
111'SILVA (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.
15:27
111'PINILLA (Chile) sees an effort go off target.
15:26
110'RAMIRES (Brazil) commits a foul.
15:25
15:24
108' ROJAS (in) comes off the bench to replace MEDEL (out) (Chile)

Sampaoli makes his final change as well as Medel comes off injured

Player Statistics

Chile
ChileCHI
Defender
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target0
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered0 / 1
  • Passes (complete)72 (64)
  • Passes Completion Rate88.89%
  • Tackles1
Chile
ChileCHI
Defender
  • 19International Caps
  • 174Centimeters
  • Date of Birth23 Jun 1983
  • Current clubClub Universidad de Chile (CHI)
15:23
107'JÔ (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.
15:23
106'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
15:22
106' WILLIAN (in) comes off the bench to replace OSCAR (out) (Brazil)

Scolari brings on one Chelsea player for another.

Player Statistics

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Midfielder
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target1
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered0 / 1
  • Passes (complete)37 (21)
  • Passes Completion Rate56.76%
  • Tackles5
Brazil
BrazilBRA
Midfielder
  • 9International Caps
  • 176Centimeters
  • Date of Birth09 Aug 1988
  • Current clubChelsea FC (ENG)
15:22
The referee signals the start of the second period of extra time.

Brazil begin the second-half of extra time and Scolari makes his third and final change.

15:19

FIRST-HALF OF EXTRA TIME COMPLETE: Brazil are enjoying most of the possession during the first 15 minutes of extra time and have had some good chances, but Chile still look dangerous on the break.

15:18
The referee blows for the end of the first period of extra time.
15:18
105'+ALEXIS (Chile) strikes his free-kick wide.
15:17
105'+ DANI ALVES (Brazil) is yellow carded.
15:17
105'+DANI ALVES (Brazil) commits a foul.
15:16
105'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
15:16
105'SILVA (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on NEYMAR JR (Brazil).
15:15
104'DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
15:14
103'C. BRAVO (Chile) blocks the shot.
15:14
103'HULK (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
15:13
102' PINILLA (Chile) is yellow carded.
15:13
102'PINILLA (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.
15:13
102'CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile) commits a foul.
15:12
101'C. BRAVO (Chile) blocks the shot.

Oscar's header is on target but it's not hit well and it's straight at Bravo, who is able to control.

15:12
101'OSCAR (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
15:11
100'MEDEL (Chile) blocks the shot.
15:11
100'JÔ (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
15:08
97'ALEXIS (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on DANI ALVES (Brazil).
15:07
96'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) commits a foul.
15:06
95'DIAZ (Chile) strikes his free-kick wide.

Marcelo Diaz opts to take the free-kick as an opportunity to shoot from long range and his effort is a good one but it misses wide.

15:06
15:05
94'RAMIRES (Brazil) commits a foul.
15:04
93' JÔ (Brazil) is cautioned.
15:04
93'JÔ (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on C. BRAVO (Chile).
15:03
92'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) takes a corner kick.
15:03
92'JARA (Chile) blocks the shot.
15:03
92'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) hits his free-kick on target.

Neymar's free-kick gets over the wall but cleared out for a corner.

15:02
91'MENA (Chile) commits a foul.
15:01
The referee signals the start of the first period of extra time.

Chile begin the 30 minutes of extra time

14:55

END OF 90 MINUTES: Chile looked to be the stronger side in the second half but Brazil hold on to force extra-time in what has been an incredibly tense match so far.

14:53
End of regular time - extra time to follow...
14:53
90'+ISLA (Chile) is ruled offside.
14:52
90'+ALEXIS (Chile) swings in the corner.

The ball flies across the face of goal but no one connects to it. Opportunity missed for Chile there.

14:52
90'+DIAZ (Chile) sees an effort go off target.
14:51

Chile continue to press ahead and are giving the Brazilian backline problems with each move forward.

14:50
90'+T SILVA (Brazil) blocks the shot.
14:50
90'+CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile) sees his effort hit the target.
14:47
87' PINILLA (in) comes off the bench to replace VIDAL (out) (Chile)

Sampaoli makes a second change, this time bringing on a forward for a midfielder.

Player Statistics

Chile
ChileCHI
Midfielder
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target0
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered2 / 6
  • Passes (complete)37 (28)
  • Passes Completion Rate75.68%
  • Tackles7
Chile
ChileCHI
Forward
  • 28International Caps
  • 185Centimeters
  • Date of Birth04 Feb 1984
  • Current clubCagliari Calcio (ITA)
14:44
84'HULK (Brazil) commits a foul.
14:43
83'C. BRAVO (Chile) blocks the shot.

GREAT SAVE: Bravo turns away Hulk's shot with another fantastic reaction.

14:43
83'HULK (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
14:43
14:41
81'ALEXIS (Chile) is ruled offside.
14:41
81'C. BRAVO (Chile) blocks the shot.

GOOD SAVE: Bravo denies Neymar with a very good stop, similar to Cesar's save earlier this half.

14:41
81'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
14:38
79'JARA (Chile) commits a foul.
14:37
77'GUTIÉRREZ (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on RAMIRES (Brazil).
14:36
76'HULK (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.

Hulk's shot from the edge of the area misses wide as Bravo watches it go out for a goal-kick.

14:36

CHANCE: The substitute nearly makes an instant impact as Jo tries to finish Hulk's cross but the No21's outstretched leg can't quite connect.

14:35

Man of the Match

Don't forget to vote for your man of the match - who's had the most impact today?

Vote for your Man of the Match
14:32
72' RAMIRES (in) comes off the bench to replace FERNANDINHO (out) (Brazil)

Scolari makes his second substitution, bringing on the Chelsea midfielder for the Manchester City man.

Player Statistics

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Midfielder
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target1
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered6 / 1
  • Passes (complete)16 (13)
  • Passes Completion Rate81.25%
  • Tackles6
Brazil
BrazilBRA
Midfielder
  • 45International Caps
  • 181Centimeters
  • Date of Birth24 Mar 1987
  • Current clubChelsea FC (ENG)
14:30
71'GUTIÉRREZ (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on FERNANDINHO (Brazil).
14:30
14:29
69'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) is ruled offside.
14:24
65'GUTIÉRREZ (Chile) swings in the corner.
14:24
64'JULIO CESAR (Brazil) blocks the shot.

GREAT SAVE: Charles Aranguiz is denied by a great reaction from Julio Cesar to push the ball wide.

14:24
64'CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile) sees his effort hit the target.
14:24

Chile are controlling the play currently as Brazil struggle to get the ball out of their half.

14:23
64' JÔ (in) comes off the bench to replace FRED (out) (Brazil)

Luiz Felipe Scolari makes his first change of the game, bringing on the Atletico Mineiro man in favour of the Fluminese forward.

Player Statistics

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Forward
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists0
  • Attempts On Target1
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered1 / 1
  • Passes (complete)9 (7)
  • Passes Completion Rate77.78%
  • Tackles0
Brazil
BrazilBRA
Forward
  • 18International Caps
  • 191Centimeters
  • Date of Birth20 Mar 1987
  • Current clubAtletico Mineiro (BRA)
14:22
62'ISLA (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on T SILVA (Brazil).
14:21
61'GUTIÉRREZ (Chile) commits a foul.
14:21
61'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
14:20
60' L GUSTAVO (Brazil) is yellow carded.

Luis Gustavo picks up a caution after taking down Arturo Vidal and will miss Brazil's quarter-final should the hosts progress.

14:20
60'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) commits a foul.
14:19
59'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
14:17
57'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on ALEXIS (Chile).
14:17
57'ALEXIS (Chile) swings in the corner.
14:16
57' GUTIÉRREZ (in) comes off the bench to replace VARGAS (out) (Chile)

Jorge Sampaoli makes the first change of the game, bringing on the midfielder for the forward.

Player Statistics

Chile
ChileCHI
Forward
  • Total Goals scored0
  • Assists1
  • Attempts On Target0
  • Yellow/Red cards0 / 0
  • Fouls committed/suffered0 / 0
  • Passes (complete)11 (5)
  • Passes Completion Rate45.45%
  • Tackles0
Chile
ChileCHI
Midfielder
  • 21International Caps
  • 175Centimeters
  • Date of Birth08 Oct 1990
  • Current clubFC Twente (NED)
14:15
55' HULK (Brazil) is yellow carded.
14:14
55'HULK (Brazil) illegally handles the ball.
14:12

There's a great battle in midfield between the two sides and inch-perfect tackles are flying in as possession changes hands rapidly. The pace is still blistering.

14:09
49'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.

WIDE: Fernandinho's effort after Neymar leaves the ball for the No5 shoot sails just wide of Bravo's goal.

14:06
47'DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) commits a foul.
14:05
The second half kicks off.

Brazil get us going again, with no substitutions at the break for either side.

14:05

The teams are back on the pitch as we near the second-half kick off.

14:03

FIRST-HALF PHOTOS
We have some great shots from the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte and we put together a gallery on Facebook to showcase some of the best.

13:53
13:49

Man of the Match

Voting is now open for your man of the match - who's caught your eye today?

Vote for your Man of the Match
13:48
Brazil
BrazilBRA
Chile
ChileCHI

Statistics

Ball possession

43%
57%
14Fouls Committed9
6Attempts On Target2
10Shots4
1Total Goals scored1
0Penalties scored0
13:48
The referee brings the first half to an end.

HALF TIME: It's been an entertaining and enthralling opening period which sees the two sides level at the break. Brazil took the lead through a goal which David Luiz has claimed, before Alexis Sanchez capitalised on some careless play in the Brazilian defence to equalise. It's perfectly poised for the second half in Belo Horizonte, so stick with us as we bring you the latest from the second half.

13:48
45'+MENA (Chile) sees an effort go off target.
13:48
45'+DIAZ (Chile) swings in the corner.
13:48

STAT ATTACK: 

13:47
45'+DIAZ (Chile) takes a corner kick.
13:46
45'+DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) blocks the shot.

Sanchez breaks towards goal and slides Aranguiz into space behind the Brazil backline. David Luiz and Fernandinho combine to stop the Chile No20 getting a shot away. 

13:46
45'+CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile) sees his effort hit the target.
13:45
44'HULK (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.
13:44
44'MEDEL (Chile) blocks the shot.

Neymar pounces on a poor touch in the Chilean midfield and bursts through the defence. He sprints past several Chile challenges but is pushed a little too wide. He cuts back brilliantly and Fred can't quite get the header on target.

13:44
44'FRED (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
13:43
43'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
13:43
42'C. BRAVO (Chile) blocks the shot.

GREAT SAVE! Dani Alves picks the ball up around 30 yards from goal and takes a quick glance at Claudio Bravo before hammering a thunderous shot at goal. His new Barcelona teammate backpedals and tips the ball over excellently.

13:43
42'DANI ALVES (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
13:42
42'VIDAL (Chile) is ruled offside.
13:41
40' SILVA (Chile) is cautioned.

Francisco Silva becomes the second player from Chile to pick up a booking that would rule them out of a potential quarter-final.

13:41
40'SILVA (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on NEYMAR JR (Brazil).
13:40
39'FRED (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.

SO CLOSE! Neymar brings down a long cross-field ball with a wonderful piece of control, but he can't quite get the ball out of his feet for a shot. It's slid across the box and, under challenge, Fred lifts the ball over the bar. 

13:40
39'JARA (Chile) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on FRED (Brazil).
13:39
38'DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) commits a foul.
13:38
38'OSCAR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
13:38
37'ISLA (Chile) blocks the shot.
13:38
37'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
13:38
37'OSCAR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
13:38

JUST WIDE! Oscar finds space inside the Chilean penalty area and chips a great ball in, which Neymar heads towards goal. It takes a brilliant block by Francisco Silva to stop the effort going in, and it's wide for a corner.

13:37
36'MENA (Chile) blocks the shot.

The corner is swung in and there's an almighty melee in the penalty area with several efforts being blocked. It's eventually smashed clear by the Chilean defence and Brazil are starting to ramp up the pressure in Belo Horizonte.

13:37
36'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
13:37
36'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
13:36
36'SILVA (Chile) blocks the shot.
13:36
36'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) sees his effort hit the target.
13:35
35'ALEXIS (Chile) illegally handles the ball.
13:33
32' ALEXIS (Chile) scores!!

GOAL! ALEXIS SANCHEZ! After a mix-up in the Brazilian defence from their own throw-in, the ball is worked inside to the Barça man who composes himself in the penalty area before hitting a sidefooted effort past Julio Cesar.

13:32
31'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
13:31
31'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on DIAZ (Chile).
13:29
29'VIDAL (Chile) commits a foul.
13:28
27'SILVA (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.
13:26
26'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.

Neymar picks the ball up just over the halfway line and sprints into the Chilean half. He outpaces the Chile defence and creates an opening on his left foot, but he scuffs it and it's wide of Bravo's left-hand post.

13:26

Kick-off Ball Contest

Don't forget, you can now take part in the Kick-Off Ball Contest!

Take the quiz now, win the kick-off ball!
13:23
23'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) commits a foul.
13:22
21'MARCELO (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on ALEXIS (Chile).
13:21
21'L GUSTAVO (Brazil) commits a foul.
13:21
20'VIDAL (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.
13:19
18' DAVID LUIZ (Brazil) scores!!

GOAL! DAVID LUIZ! Neymar whips in a superb delivery from the Brazil left which is flicked on at the near post by Thiago Silva. David Luiz runs on to the ball at the far post and applies pressure to Gonzalo Jara. The ball ends up in the net and the No4 celebrates wildly as the stadium erupts.

13:19
18'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) swings in the corner.
13:18
17'C. BRAVO (Chile) blocks the shot.
13:18
17'HULK (Brazil) hits his free-kick on target.
13:17
17' MENA (Chile) is cautioned.

The booking for the Chile No2 rules him out of any potential quarter-final tie for La Roja.

13:17
17'MENA (Chile) illegally handles the ball.
13:16
15'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) commits a foul.
13:15
14'SILVA (Chile) commits a foul.

Luiz Gustavo makes another lung-busting run down the Brazil left and is impeded by Silva, which gives Neymar the chance to deliver into the penalty area. Bravo comes out to claim comfortably.

13:12
11'NEYMAR JR (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
13:11
10'HULK (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on VIDAL (Chile).
13:08
8'MARCELO (Brazil) commits a foul.
13:07
6'DIAZ (Chile) sees an effort go off target.

Diaz finds space around 25 yards from goal and hits a shot which Julio Cesar is comfortable enough to watch go wide.

13:06
6'MARCELO (Brazil) sees an effort go off target.

Hulk corner is cleared as far as Marcelo. The left-back turns neatly and hammers a shot at goal, but it's just wide of Bravo's right-hand post.

13:06
6'HULK (Brazil) takes a corner kick.
13:05
4'CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile) is penalised after committing a foul.
13:04
3'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on CH. ARÁNGUIZ (Chile).
13:03
3'FRED (Brazil) commits a foul.
13:02
1'T SILVA (Brazil) is penalised after committing a foul.
13:02

BRAZIL IS WATCHING: 

Kaka is excited, while Cafu  makes his predictions.

13:01
1'FERNANDINHO (Brazil) illegally handles the ball.
13:01
The match kicks off.

Chile get us underway in red shirts, blue shorts and socks facing Brazil's yellow shirts and white shorts and socks.

13:00

Next up is the Hino Nacional Brasileiro. After the introduction, the players passionately join the crowd in song. As has become traditional, the music stops, but the crowd, players and coaching staff erupt into enthusastic A Capella. A quite stunning noise.

12:59

LINE-UPS:

Brazil v. Chile - Team Line-ups EXCLUSIVE

12
2
3
4
5
6
7
9
10
11
17
Brazil
BrazilBRA

12 JULIO CESAR, 2 DANI ALVES, 3 T SILVA, 4 DAVID LUIZ, 5 FERNANDINHO, 6 MARCELO, 7 HULK, 9 FRED, 10 NEYMAR JR, 11 OSCAR, 17 L GUSTAVO

1
2
4
5
7
8
11
17
18
20
21
Chile
ChileCHI

1 C. BRAVO, 2 MENA, 4 ISLA, 5 SILVA, 7 ALEXIS, 8 VIDAL, 11 VARGAS, 17 MEDEL, 18 JARA, 20 CH. ARÁNGUIZ, 21 DIAZ

12:58

The teams are out on the pitch and the national anthem of Chile rings out around the Estadio Mineirao, with the players joining in enthusastically.

12:52

FRED: 
"I’ve been getting a lot of criticism, but it hasn’t upset me too much, because I know the other players in the squad are right behind me, and that has really encouraged me. Now we can continue to grow together as a team. It’s a vital moment for us. I want to make sure I keep scoring, and help the team progress. Of course we have Neymar, who is a great individual talent and makes a real difference, but when we play as a unit, everyone shines."

12:50

Your 11

These are the most-popular line-ups chosen by FIFA.com users.

Brazil
BrazilBRA

12 JULIO CESAR, 2 Dani ALVES, 3 Thiago SILVA, 4 DAVID LUIZ, 6 MARCELO, 5 FERNANDINHO, 11 OSCAR, 17 LUIZ GUSTAVO, 7 HULK, 9 FRED, 10 NEYMAR

Chile
ChileCHI

1 Claudio BRAVO, 5 Francisco SILVA, 17 Gary MEDEL, 18 Gonzalo JARA, 4 Mauricio ISLA, 8 Arturo VIDAL, 20 Charles ARANGUIZ, 21 Marcelo DIAZ, 7 Alexis SANCHEZ, 10 Jorge VALDIVIA, 11 Eduardo VARGAS

12:42

NEYMAR ON ALEXIS SANCHEZ
"I always speak to Alexis on the phone. Now we are going to come up against each other. Alexis is a star. I admire him a lot. He is a great player and we will need to be careful with him. We can't leave him any space."

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Forward
  • 52International Caps
  • 175Centimeters
  • Date of Birth05 Feb 1992
  • Current clubFC Barcelona (ESP)
Chile
ChileCHI
Forward
  • 70International Caps
  • 169Centimeters
  • Date of Birth19 Dec 1988
  • Current clubFC Barcelona (ESP)
12:41

WYCLEF WANTS A DEBATE
Looks like the music star has got World Cup fever!

12:40

Head-to-Head

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Chile
ChileCHI
.48Wins7.
.13Draws13.
159Total Goals scored58
12:39

ARTURO VIDAL
"I believe this is the best generation in the history of Chilean football and when we are together we are a very strong team."

12:36

DAVID LUIZ
"Chile are a team who deserve to be there. They have a philosophy of playing good football. They have lots of pace and excellent players. History counts for nothing. We want to win. What is the biggest threat that they pose? The whole team."

12:34

BRAZIL HAVE BLUE BACKING
Germany's 
Andre Schurrle is cheering on his Chelsea team-mates this afternoon.

12:32

TREADING THE TIGHTROPE: 
Thiago Silva, Ramires, Neymar 
and Luiz Gustavo will miss a potential quarter-final for Brazil if they see yellow today, while the same applies to Chile's Charles Aranguiz, Francisco Silva, Eugenio Mena and Arturo Vidal.

12:29

STAT ATTACK: 
Brazil
are unbeaten at home against Chile, with 21 wins and six draws. Chile last won against Brazil in 2000, a 3-0 victory in a World Cup qualifier in Santiago.

12:28

The teams are out on the pitch, warming up and the crowd gives the Brazilians an incredible reception as they emerge from the tunnel.

12:24

DID YOU KNOW? 
Brazil 
haven't lost a competitive match at home for almost 39 years, when they were defeated 3-1 by Peru in the 1975 Copa America semi-final. That match, like today's fixture, was played in Belo Horizonte.

12:20

World Cup Predictor

Play World Cup Predictor!

World Cup Predictor
12:19

DISCOVER BRAZIL & CHILE:
Learn a little more about the culture of the sides clashing today.

12:16

LAST MEETING: 
The pair met in a November 2013 friendly in Toronto, with Brazil winning 2-1 thanks to goals from Hulk and Robinho, with Eduardo Vargas scoring the Chilean goal.

12:15

THE MAN IN THE MIDDLE: 
The 2010 Final referee Howard Webb takes charge of today's match.

Referees at the 2014 FIFA World Cup™: HOWARD WEBB

12:11

FLASHBACK:
Take a look at highlights of two of the previous three meetings between this pair at the World Cup: the 1962 semi-final and 1998 Round of 16 clash.

World Cup Highlights: Chile - Brazil, Chile 1962

World Cup Highlights: Brazil - Chile, France 1998

12:06

LINE-UPS: 

12:06

HEAD TO HEAD: 
These two sides have met three times before at the World Cup, with Brazil winning all three times: a 4-2 victory in the 1962 semi-final, a 4-1 win at the 1998 World Cup and a 3-0 win exactly four years ago today, the latter pair of wins coming at the Round of 16 stage.

11:58

BOM DIA: 
Hello and welcome to our LIVE coverage of the hosts' Round of 16 match against Chile from Brazil. We'll bring you all the action from Belo Horizonte with the first knockout game of Brazil 2014. We'll have a minute-by-minute report and all the build-up from the coaches and players as the doors of the Global Stadium swing open. Remember to #joinin on TwitterFacebook and Instagram which are all part of our World Cup social hub.

11:52

Weather

Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 26° CTemperature
  • 6 m/sWind
  • 45 %Humidity
11:52
Brazil
BrazilBRA
  • 12JULIO CESAR (GK)
  • 2DANI ALVES
  • 3T SILVA (C)
  • 4DAVID LUIZ
  • 5FERNANDINHO
  • 6MARCELO
  • 7HULK
  • 9FRED
  • 10NEYMAR JR
  • 11OSCAR
  • 17L GUSTAVO
Chile
ChileCHI
  • 1C. BRAVO (GK)(C)
  • 2MENA
  • 4ISLA
  • 5SILVA
  • 7ALEXIS
  • 8VIDAL
  • 11VARGAS
  • 17MEDEL
  • 18JARA
  • 20CH. ARÁNGUIZ
  • 21DIAZ

Current 11