Much on stake for Argentina, Australia $@$# France
All eyes will be on Messi today as in Pool-D, last edition’s finalists Argentina will battle it out against Croatia in FIFA World Cup. The match will kick off at 11:30 PM.
Denmark will take on Australia at 5:30 PM in Group-C, with France facing Peru at 8:30 PM.
Uruguay and Russia have become the first two teams to reach the last-16 of the FIFA World Cup.
On Wednesday night, in a Group-A match at Rostov Arena, Uruguay defeated Saudi Arabia 1-0 as well as hosts Russia progressed to the knock-out stage.
In Group-B, Portugal and Spain recorded 1-0 victories to go at the top of the table and edge closer to the knock-outs.
At the Luzhniki Stadium, Portugal edged past Morocco as skipper Cristiano Ronaldo’s fourth goal of the tournament.
In the other game at Kazan Arena, Spain edged out a resilient Iran in an absorbing contest.
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