By DAN KARELL
The start of the World Cup has finally arrived.
Host nation Brazil kick off the month-long tournament against European side Croatia at the Arena Corinthians, with many of the world’s eyes all facing Sao Paulo today. Neymar earns his 50th cap and former Toronto FC goalkeeper Julio Cesar starts as expected in goal for Brazil.
Croatia counters with their midfield stars of Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic, and Mateo Kovacic, hoping to upset the hosts and start their World Cup campaign on a high note.
Today’s opener is being shown on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN3, and Univision.
If you will be watching today’s action, please feel free to share your thoughts, opinions and some play-by-play in the comments section below.
Enjoy the action.