FRAMINGHAM – While this morning the focus was on the 118th meeting of Framingham vs Natick football, this afternoon a large population of Framingham will be focused on the World Cup, as Brazil has its first match.
Brazil is in Group G with Switzerland, Serbia, and Cameroon.
Brazil’s first game is on Thanksgiving against Serbia at 2 p.m.
Several Brazilian restaurants in downtown Framingham are open on Thanksgiving, due to the World Cup game.
There have already been several upsets during the first round games, including a loss by Argentina and Germany.
If Brazil wins, expect a celebration in downtown.
Brazil will play Switzerland on Monday, November 28 at 11 a.m. EST
Brazil on Friday, December 2 has a 2 p.m. game against Cameroon.
On December 3, the teams are reduced to 16.
The finals are on December 18.
Photo of a balloon display in a store front in downtown Framingham Thanksgiving morning