Government & Politics

FIFA World Cup: Nigeria beat Iceland, Brazil defeat Costa Rica

In the FIFA World Cup in Russia today (Friday), Nigeria beat Iceland with 2-0 in Group D match at Volgograd Arena and Brazil defeated Costa Rica by 2-0 goals.

Pakistani teenager Ahmed Raza carried out the coin toss in FIFA World Cup match between Brazil and Costa Rica.

Hailing from Sialkot, Ahmed's family has been crafting hand-stitched footballs for professional leagues for three generations.

This will be the first time that a representative of the country will be stepping into the FIFA World Cup arena.

Meanwhile, in the matches played on Thursday, Croatia beat Argentina by 3-0, France defeated Peru by one nil while the match between Denmark and Australia ended in a one-one draw.

Source: Radio Pakistan