SALVADOR, BRAZIL—Switzerland have kicked off their World Cup with a priceless win over Ecuador. In a tight group also featuring France and Honduras, every point is precious. Thanks to a last-minute strike from Haris Seferovic, the Swiss have three on the table already.
For Ottmar Hitzfeld’s team, it’s a big step towards qualification. Ecuador, meanwhile, will rue needlessly conceding such a late strike.
Read on to discover six things we learned from the opening match of Group E.