By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANIERO, BRAZIL - The 2018 World Cup in Russia opened Thursday, June 14th, and now Brazil fans anxiously await Sunday (June 17th) to see the Seleção take the pitch in their opening match against Switzerland, at 3PM (local Rio time) at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, a city in southern Russia.
The group stage of the World Cup includes 48 games, played from June 14th to the 28th. There are eight groups, with four teams in each. They play each other within the group, totaling three matches for each . . .