‘Best midfielder in the world’ – Casemiro singled out for praise after scoring winner for Brazil against Switzerland

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Manchester United midfielder Casemiro scored a stunning winner for Brazil in their 1-0 victory over Switzerland.

The victory over Switzerland secured Brazil’s passage to the knockout stage of the World Cup. The South American outfit need a point in their last group match to secure top spot.

Brazil struggled to break down a stubborn Switzerland side before Casemiro smashed a half volley in the 83rd minute to secure victory for Brazil.

Reacting to Casemiro’s winning goal for Brazil against Switzerland, fans singled the midfielder for praise on social media:

@forthesp0rts: “We’re so lucky to have him.”

@Abuloted: “Manchester United’s influence is gargantuan.”


@BanerjeeSainik: “Simply brilliant.”

@cristo_suwi: “Casemiro is playing for my club, how lucky I am.”

@IkaksonF: “Top Baller.”