Neymar's goal against Croatia in the World Cup quarterfinals equals the legendary Peles' record of 77 goals for Brazil.

Neymar equalizes Pele's record of 77 Brazil goals . Neymar equalized the record of Pele's 77 goals .

After scoring against Croatia in the World Cup quarter-finals on Friday, Neymar equaled Peles' record of 77 Brazil goals.In extra-time, Brazil went ahead and beat Peles' record of 1957-1971, when the forward fired home from close range to equalize the forward's record.Without the help of Vuukle, the 82-year-old French ace is now aiming for his first World Cup triumph, winning in 1958, 1962, and 1970.Pele, who was recently hospitalized for colon cancer, has made his country's semi-final appearance.(Distributed by.com)Featured Video Of The DayFIFA World Cup: Usain Bolt explains Why Argentina is His Favourite Team.

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