Group E World Cup Russia 2018 Most Important players21/05/2018 03:28
Group E World Cup Russia 2018 Most Important players
Brazil and Serbia being drawn together with Switzerland and Costa Rica makes Group E World Cup Russia very, very interesting group follow.
The game between Brazil and Switzerland will be the standout fixture. The Eagles of Serbia and the Canary of Brazil will hope to do their best so they can fly out of this group.
Expect the game between Switzerland and Brazil to dictate the shape of this group. Even if Brazil is five-time World Champions, Swiss squad is both consistent and experienced.
#1 Marcelo Vieira – Brazil
Marcelo’s defensive and attacking rates are unparalleled, and he is the tone of the best full-backs in the world. Marcelo is simply unplayable taking into consideration his ability to cut inside and create space for wingers also with his dribbling skills.
Marcelo wrote that his “final mission” would be to win the World Cup with Brazil.
Expect Marcelo and the Seleção to their best at this World Cup, so that result of 7-1 becomes a distant memory of their homeland.
#2 Granit Xhaka – Switzerland
Xhaka’s impressive ability sit up back and break up play and to read the game has improved a lot. He now provides more vital assists and more frequent ones.
Even though Shakiri would have been the easy pick, by contributing with decisive goals Granit Xhaka is the vital cog in the Swiss midfield.
He has playing techniques that may use him against opponents like Brazil and Costa Rika. He will play a pivotal role if the Swiss are to make it out of the group in Russia.
#3 Nemanja Matic – Serbia
For Serbia, this will be the second time they are playing in a World Cup as an Independent nation. Among the recognizable names of the Serbian National team, there is the name of Nemanja Matic who will be pivotal to their Campaign.
Matic’s ability to break the opponent’s play, his powerful shots that score and his contribute with his passing ability is making him be the lynchpin for the Orlovi in the middle of the Park.
Working in tandem with pretty good defense like Aleksandar Kolarov and Branislav Ivanović will create chances to help navigate a tricky group containing Brazil, Switzerland, and Costa Rica.
#4 Keylor Navas – Costa Rica
From Costa Rica is expected to recreate the magic from the previous Cup to win a group that had England, Italy, and Uruguay.
His outstanding performances have earned him a place in Real Madrid four years ago. At the latest El Clasico, he had a wonderful showing denying Messi on many numerous occasions.
So expect Navaz to take this form with him in Russia, to give his best to keep clean sheets and to be the best chance that Costa Rica has of winning each match on the World Cup.