Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Brazil becomes first country in the world to qualify for Russia 2018 World Cup
The Brazilian football team after defeating Paraguay 3-0 on Wednesday morning has become the first country to qualify for next year's World cup in Russia.
The win over Paraguay, inspired by country captain Neymar, was Brazil's 13th match without a loss, booking their place in Russia.
In Brazil's group, Colombia, Uruguay and Chile occupy the remaining three guaranteed World Cup spots..
Brazil even though they lost their first game during qualifying, to Chile, have not lost in the 13 subsequent matches. A run which means Brazil sits on 33 points after 14 matches, with 10 wins, one loss and three draws.