Football fans across the World continue to test their managerial skills on SokkaaStars World Cup Fantasy game. All 32 teams completed their first round of matches on Tuesday. Africa can finally smile after watching Senegal defeat favorites Poland 2-1 in their tournament opener. The day did not end well for the continent because Egypt suffered a heavy 3-0 blow in their quest to reach the last 16. Morocco will attempt to get all three points against Portugal today to reignite their campaign. The fans also continue to enjoy SokkaaStars World Cup Fantasy game. Today, we want to see how top stars performed in our five categories in Group Stage Round One matches. Take a look at five stars making Round One greatest team. It might just give you ideas on how to select your Round Two team.
Defender 1: Jose Gimenez [Uruguay] – 24 Points
90 – José Giménez's (89:01) strike was the latest winning goal by Uruguay in a World Cup game since Daniel Fonseca vs South Korea in 1990 (92nd minute). Decider. #EGYURU #URU #WorldCup pic.twitter.com/RzvjaOB83w
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Mohamed Salah could barely watch as Uruguay defender Jose Gimenez run away to celebrate after scoring a crucial late goal against Egypt. The Liverpool forward could not play because he is still recovering from a shoulder injury he sustained in UEFA Champions League final. His team needed him but the coaching team felt he was not ready. The hero of the day was Atletico Madrid center-back, Gimenez. He earned 24 points to top Defender 1 category in round one of SokkaaStars World Cup Fantasy game.
Defender 2: Aleksandar Kolarov [Serbia] – 24 Points
It all went off in injury time! Incidents galore!
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Serbia defeated Costa Rica 1-0 thanks to a beautiful free-kick goal scored by their captain Aleksandar Kolarov. It was a perfect day for the Eastern European nation because they knew Brazil and Switzerland will not be a walk in the park. It also worked for them because the other two drew 1-1. The strike is up there with the best in the tournament so far. The wonderful goal earned the Roma defender 24 points to top Defender 2 category in round one of SokkaaStars World Cup Fantasy Game.
Midfielder 1: Luka Modric [Croatia] – 20 Points
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Croatia thrashed Nigeria 2-0 in their opening Group match. The first goal came through an own goal scored by Oghenekaro Etebo. The second one was a penalty perfectly taken by Real Madrid star Luka Modric after Ekong foul on Mario Mandzukic. The performance and the goal earned Modric 20 points, 2 more than Paul Pogba in Midfielder 1 category in round one of SokkaaStars World Cup Fantasy Game.