This Sunday, June 17, 2018, Costa Rica faces Serbia in group E (14h). This is the first game of Group E this Sunday, June 17 at 14h. In 2014, Costa Rica made an incredible run by being eliminated in the quarter-finals of the World Cup after beating Uruguay and Italy. In the group of Brazil, Switzerland and Serbia, the Ticos can confirm the feat of 2014.

Match Details:
Costa Rica vs. Serbia
World Cup 2018
Date: 17 June 2018; Time: 14:00
Venue: Samara Arena (Samara)


In front of Serbia, the match looks bitter and already decisive for a possible qualification. For this, they can rely on their last defense, the keeper of Real Madrid Keylor Navas. For Serbia, this first match is also very important. Absent from the 2014 World Cup, the Serbs play their third World Cup since the end of the former Yugoslavia and want to pass the pouels for the first time in their history.


The Serbs have many talented players in their squad like Kolarov promoted captain of the team of Serbia for this World Cup: "Kolarov, the new captain, and Matic, his vice-captain, have the potential to follow the traces of Ivanovic, "said Coach Mladen Krstajic. The physical impact is one of the characteristics of this Serbian team, which will need it against Costa Rica, to hope for a good result.