Brazil midfielder, Philippe Coutinho, has finally commented on the elimination of his country from the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.Brazil was knocked out from this year’s tournament by Belgium 2-1 in the quarter-final stage at the weekend.
Reacting on Brazil’s World Cup exits, Coutinho admitted that he expects criticisms.
“We wanted to go all the way to the final but we’ve given our best shot. Everyone gave everything,” Coutinho told SporTV.
“I’m sure we will be beaten up by criticism from all sides. ‘Life goes on, that’s football.
“You win and you lose. We’re sad because we wanted to win badly, like all Brazil. Unfortunately, we couldn’t.”