The Brazilian football squad held another training session at the Yug-Sport stadium in Sochi on Thursday three days before their first World Cup match against Switzerland on 17 June. Brazilian midfielder Fred was noticeably absent from the session following an ankle injury. He is believed to have trained separately from the rest of the squad. The team is to face Switzerland, Costa Rica, and... Еще Serbia in the Group E games. Brazil's game against Switzerland will take place at the Rostov Arena stadium in Rostov-on-Don. The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off on Thursday and will last until July 15.