Brazil defeat Mexico to enter FIFA World Cup quarters

MOSCOW, June 27, 2018 (Xinhua) -- A fan of Brazil cheers prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group E match between Brazil and Serbia in Moscow, Russia, June 27, 2018. Brazil won 2-0 and advanced to the round of 16. (Xinhua/Xu Zijian/IANS)

Samara (Russia), July 2: Neymar scored one and assisted another in the second half as Brazil defeated Mexico 2-0 here on Monday to enter the FIFA World Cup quarter-finals.

Neymar scored from a close-range in the 51st minute before setting up for Roberto Firmino’s strike in the 89th minute as Mexico failed to find a goal.