Football

Stojkovic puzzled by Serbia's drop in intensity

November 25, 2022 4:40 pm

Serbia's coach Dragan Stojkovic (L) shouts instructions to his players from the touchline as Brazil's coach Tite (R) looks on during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group G football match between Brazil and Serbia at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, north of Doha. [Photo: The Daily Star]

Serbia coach Dragan Stojkovic acknowledged the strength of the Brazil team after losing 2-0 to them at the World Cup.

Stojkovic however struggled to understand a strange drop in intensity from his own players.

The Serbia coach stressed his side was not fully fit, including their all-time top scorer Aleksandar Mitrovic who was named in the starting line-up.

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Brazil outclassed Serbia in their opening clash as Richarlison’s second-half goals sent the five-time champions top of Group G.

Next for Serbia is Cameroon on Monday at 10 pm.

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