You Choose Your World Cup Team Of The Week
The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia began this past week where the hosts kicked off the event against Saudi Arabia. The Russians walked away with a 5-0 clean sweep to collect their three points in Group A.
On Friday, June 15, Uruguay struck late to secure a 1-0 victory against Egypt, Iran walked away with three points in the bag after their 1-0 win against Morocco and the match of the day saw Portugal and Spain end their match in a 3-all draw.
On Saturday, June 16, Denmark put one goal passed the Peru goalkeeper to walk away with a 1-0 win, Argentina were held to a 1-1 draw against Iceland after Lionel Messi failed to convert from the penalty spot. Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0, while France secured a 2-1 victory against Australia.
Serbia secured a 1-0 win against Costa Rica on Sunday, June 17. The Germans were the favourites against Mexico, however, the Mexicans came out guns blazing to walked away with a 1-0 victory. Brazil dominated their encounter against Switzerland and went ahead with a powerful strike from Philippe Coutinho, but Steven Zuber struck back to earn the Swiss a point.
Today, have a go at selecting your World Cup Team of the Week and see how close you get to the official Soccer Laduma selection.