Match Preview

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

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Hong Myung-Bo's men must beat the Europeans convincingly and hope for a narrow Russia win or draw with Algeria in Curitiba in order to advance

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The Russians have collected just one point from two matches and must defeat the African side in order to stand a chance of reaching the knockout stages

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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The group leaders are looking set for top spot in Group E after scoring eight goals in their first two games, while the South Americans must match Switzerland's result

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Carlos Queiroz's men need to win against Safet Susic's eliminated side and rely on Nigeria losing to Argentina in Porto Alegre to have any chance of making the round of 16

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The Swiss must claim three points and hope France defeat Ecuador to see themselves into the round of 16 as runners-up, while Honduras need need to win by three goals

Monday, June 23, 2014

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Sabri Lamouchi's men know a win will see them through to the round of 16, while the Europeans must defeat their opponents and hope for favours elsewhere

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The coach has seen his side win convincingly twice and will look to head into the knockout stages with the confidence of three straight group victories

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The Three Lions will try to end their World Cup on a high after elimination following losses in their two opening games, whilst the Central Americans will aim to claim top spot

Sunday, June 22, 2014

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Luiz Felipe Scolari's men will be hoping to emerge as group winners and rediscover their attacking verve against the already eliminated Indomitable Lions

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Both teams are already assured of a place in the round of 16 but know the loser of this match will face the winners of Group A - most likely to be hosts Brazil

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The eliminated champions have been embarrassed in Brazil and will look to avoid a final humiliation against the Socceroos before they go home

Saturday, June 21, 2014

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The Real Madrid superstar continues to struggle with a knee injury as his country go into a match they will likely need three points from to keep their qualification hopes alive

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The Asian giants were denied two points by Aleksandr Kerzhakov's equaliser for Russia while the north Africans fell victim to a late Belgium comeback in Belo Horizonte

Friday, June 20, 2014

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The Barcelona star got off the mark for the tournament with a stunning strike against Bosnia & Herzegovina and he and his team-mates are after more goals

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Joachim Low's men got off to the perfect start with a comprehensive thrashing of Portugal on Monday and will be hoping to carry on that momentum against the Africans

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Safet Susic's men acquitted themselves well in their World Cup debut against Argentina but know it will count for nothing if they fail to beat the Super Eagles

Thursday, June 19, 2014

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After missing the opening win over England, the Juventus shot-stopper is set to return to help Cesare Prandelli's men pursue a spot in the last 16