World Cup 2014: Winners and Losers from Day 1

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World Cup 2014: Winners and Losers from Day 1
Thanassis Stavrakis/Associated Press

Brazil picked up a victory in the opening game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, defeating Croatia 3-1 after coming from behind.

Croatia can take heart from aspects of their performance despite the defeat, while Brazil will be pleased at getting off to a winning start on home soil.

Here are the biggest winners and losers from the first day of the tournament.

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