• Neymar scored twice as Brazil opened the World Cup with a 3-1 victory over Croatia
  • This fan was ready for the start of the tournament
  • Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez joined Claudia Leitte as stars of the opening ceremony...
  • But everyone was really looking forward to the football
  • There was an early shock for Brazil as Marcelo's own goal put Croatia in front
  • There were plenty of celebrations
  • Neymar pulled Brazil level in the 29th minute
  • It was an entertaining start to the match
  • The score stayed 1-1 at half-time
  • Croatia were livid when Brazil were given a controversial penalty
  • Neymar netted his second goal of the game from the spot
  • The forward was proving to be Brazil's main man
  • Oscar sealed Brazil's victory with a very late strike
  • It completed a good start to the action for the hosts

Brazil 3 Croatia 1

Neymar scored twice as Brazil opened the World Cup with a 3-1 victory over Croatia