Germany lose against Mexico, all favourites to win the world cup fail to win their opening matches.


The ongoing football word cup is delivering shocks everyday. All the teams touted to be the favourites to life the world cup trophy have failed to win their opening game and collect the 3 points.

First it was Spain and Portugal that drew 3-3. Then Argentina drew 1-1 against debutants Iceland that collected a point courtesy of a missed penalty by Lionel messi.

Germany the previous world champions of the 2014 edition in a shocker lost to Mexico. Goal by Herving lozano of Mexico in the 35th minute was enough to defeat the struggling world champions. This match was the biggest shocker of the 2018 world cup.

Brazil facing Switzerland were expected to easily collect 3 points. However the Swiss put up an astonishing performance to draw 1-1 against the most succesfull team in the competition.

Football is unpredictable and with these results the underdogs in the competition look in better shape and the favourites have to take time and work harder to win the tournament.