The England forward - plus international team-mate Ben Foster - got behind Jurgen Klinsmann's side against Belgium while Germany's Arsenal stars prepared to face France
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After the early kick-off, Argentina superstar Lionel Messi snapped a selfie with his team-mates after setting up Angel Di Maria deep into extra time to grab a somewhat fortuitous victory over Switzerland. The Albiceleste have yet to fully burst into life but remain in the mix for glory in Brazil.
Also still in contention are Germany, who will take on France in the quarter-finals, and Joachim Low's men got down to preparations for that game after Monday's win over Algeria. Arsenal stars Lukas Podolski and Per Mertesacker were among those taking some social snapshots of their World Cup training...
|I BELIEVE THAT WE WILL WAYNE... Rooney backs USA
Have to admit I'm a USA fan today— Wayne Rooney (@WayneRooney) July 1, 2014
Ok I'm rooting for USA here, just because every American iv ever met has been so infectiously positive in their outlook!— Ben Foster (@BenFoster) July 1, 2014
|RELIEF FOR LEO... Argentina relax after scrape through
|AND THEN THERE WERE EIGHT... Germany prepare
|DUTCH DAY OFF... Lens and Blind in the favelas
A new experience of seeing the Favela, good to see that there are many projects that try to give color to the Favela #ProjectCoral— Daley Blind (@BlindDaley) July 1, 2014
|BYE BYE BLUE... Eto'o salutes one-year Chelsea stay