France vs Argentina Preview

France and Argentina are two teams who haven’t really set the World Cup alight this year and they both face each other with the Argentines looking to keep riding their luck. France started with a rather fortunate 2-1 win over an Australian team that we didn’t think had the capability to stop the attacking talents of Les Bleus. France beat ...

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Panama vs Tunisia Preview

This game offers little to play for as both of these teams have already been relegated after the first two games. Panama are debutants at this stage and not much was expected from them when they were drawn in this group. They started their campaign on a bright note when they held Belgium to a draw in the first half ...

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England vs Belgium Preview

This is another blockbuster fixture at the ongoing World Cup and nothing makes it bigger than it being the decider of who tops the group. These two teams have been the most attacking in the competition and it may be down to their respective defences to keep the score respectable for each nation. England for the first time in many ...

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Senegal vs Colombia Preview

Senegal are the only remaining African team after Nigeria were eliminated so they carry the hopes of millions of Africans after a desperately poor showing from the continent’s representatives. The Senegalese started the competition on a bright note after beating Poland 2-1; they should have sealed qualification to the next round in their next game against Japan as they went ...

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Japan vs Poland Preview

Poland were one of the teams expected to shine at this World Cup after they qualified without much struggle, but their return to the global stage has been a disaster and they head home after two losses in as many games no matter what the result here is. Japan started their campaign with a shocking 2-1 win over Colombia after ...

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Switzerland vs Costa Rica Preview

While Switzerland have a place in the next round to play for, Costa Rica would have packed their bags before they take to the field in this match. Switzerland opened their campaign with an impressive 1-1 draw against Brazil. They went into their second match needing a win to keep their hopes of reaching the knockout stages alive, and they ...

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Serbia vs Brazil Preview

This remains one of the most contentious groups heading into this final round of group matches. While Costa Rica have been eliminated after losing their first two games, just one point separates the top three teams in this group and any of the three could top the group. Serbia started their campaign with a 1-0 win over Costa Rica, however, ...

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South Korea vs Germany Preview

South Korea have already been eliminated and it was not the most unpredictable outcome so far. The Asians started their campaign with a 1-0 loss to Sweden before losing 2-1 to Mexico despite Heug-min Son scoring a stunning goal. The Asians were hoping to recreate their magical performance of Korea/Japan 2002 but instead they could leave this competition without a ...

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Mexico vs Sweden Preview

Sweden’s loss against Germany in their last game threw this group wide open. If the Swedes won that game, the Germans would have been thrown out of the competition however now they have to win here to secure qualification to the next round. Mexico have been one of the surprising teams at this competition. No one expected them to top ...

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Nigeria vs Argentina Preview

This match sees two very familiar nations come together for the fourth consecutive time in a FIFA World Cup, and this time the stakes are higher as they both need a win. Nigeria come into this game with 3 points after beating Iceland 2-0 in their last game following a poor first match against Croatia. They are currently second in ...

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Iceland vs Croatia Preview

This group is another one that remains open and with both games being played at the same time, it will be interesting to see who goes through and who goes home. Iceland qualified for their first ever World Cup and they have not been disappointing thus far. They held Argentina to 1-1 a draw in their very first game, equalizing ...

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Denmark vs France Preview

These two teams were understandably favourites when the group stage draw was made and they both enter this game with one eye on the top spot. Denmark come into this match with four points and they need at least a draw to make it to the next round. They opened their campaign with a lucky 1-0 win over an unfortunate ...

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Australia vs Peru Preview

Australia were expected to have been eliminated from the World Cup by the time this third game would be played, however, the Socceroos come into this last game with a chance of making it to the next round. They started their competition with a tough match against France, and they nearly secured a draw before an unfortunate own goal saw ...

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Spain vs Morocco Preview

This group remains open for three teams and one of them is Spain, however, Morocco would have packed their bags by the time they take to the field for this match. Spain need to win this game and they won’t need to worry about the other game’s result. However, if they lose they will hope that Portugal win for them ...

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Iran vs Portugal Preview

Iran and Portugal face each other in a game that will decide who goes through from this group. The Iranians need a win to go through, while the Portuguese just need to avoid losing. Iran were fortunate to win their first game as they were on the back foot for most of the game, but the Moroccans were unlucky and ...

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