Tottenham Hotspur forward Richarlison scored twice in Brazil's 2-0 win over Serbia . The forward feared he would miss the World Cup after suffering a calf injury .
Richarlison shared his tears with sadness as he feared he would miss the World Cup after scoring both goals in Brazil's 2-0 victory over Serbia on Thursday, opening their quest for their sixth title.After scoring a second-half brace in the Group G match at the Lusail Stadium, Tottenham Hotspur forward Alastair Cook told Brazilian broadcaster TV Globo that it was a boyhood dream come true.We played well, particularly in the second half, when our opponents started to tire, and we took advantage of that.Richarlison opened the scoring just after the hour mark, but it was his best chance in the 73rd minute, when he scored a spectacular acrobatic scissor kick after controlling a Vinicius cross.After coming off with a calf injury during a Premier League match against his former club Everton in mid-October, According to Vuukle, the day I went to the hospital was one of the slowest days of my life because I was on the stretcher waiting to see the results.The doctors were already passing by, and I was just nervously waiting.Three sessions per day.We now need to rest and concentrate on the next round of cricket, as Richarlison said during Brazils pre-tournament training camp that he had been playing in such situations before.I am used to playing in games like this in England, where teams like to sit back, so I knew I would take it if I saw it.
RICHARLISON WHAT A GOALL! pic.twitter.com/9SyAhhCPGj— TC (@totalcristiano) November 24, 2022