Nigeria-born defender Manuel Akanji had a very good game on Sunday night as he helped Switzerland to a crucial 1-1 draw against Brazil.

It was Steven Zuber who cancelled out a strike from Philippe Coutinho as the Swiss came from behind to draw 1-1 with Brazil in Sunday night's Group E clash at the 2018 World Cup.

Coutinho's curling effort had seen tournament favourites Brazil take a 20th-minute lead, but an impressive Switzerland levelled early in the second period, and that was where the scoring ended in Rostov.

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With Serbia beating Costa-Rica 1-0 earlier on Sunday, they are top in Group F with three points with Brazil and Switzerland behind and Costa-Rica making up the rear.