The match against Mexico helped the “pentacampones” to become the leaders by the number of goals in the mundials.
In the match of the 1/8 finals of the World Cup 2018, Brazil defeated Mexico with a score of 2: 0.
Thus, the “pentakampeony” brought the number of goals scored in the world championships to 228, breaking into the sole leaders on this indicator.
Prior to the match with the Mexicans, Brazil shared first place in the number of goals in the history of the mundials with Germany – both teams had 226 each.
In a few hours in the match Belgium – Japan will be determined rival Brazil in the quarter finals.