Uruguay, the first and unbeaten of Pool A, faces Portugal, second in Pool B with only one win over Morocco and two draws second knockout of this competition in the suburbs of Sochi. Uruguay participates in its thirteenth World Cup. Celeste won the World Cup twice (1930, 1950).

Match Schedule:
Uruguay vs. Portugal
FIFA World Cup 2018
Date: 30 June 2018; Time: 20:00
Venue: Fisht Stadium


The reigning European champions are participating in their seventh World Cup. He won the small final against West Germany (2-1) in 1966 in England. On the last day of the group stage, against Iran (1-1), Cristiano Ronaldo did not show his best face, missing a penalty. He was also noted as the author of a bad gesture, which earned him a yellow card but he could have been excluded. The Portuguese star will have to refocus to bring his team to the quarter-finals.

But he will have to face the Uruguay of Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez, who will make every effort to beat the Portuguese giant to reach the quarterfinals of this competition. The winner of this confrontation will find France or Argentina for a place in the last four.

Quarter-finalists four years ago, Luis Suarez and his team-mates want to again pass the hurdle in the round of 16 this year. The coach Oscar Tabarez should trust his eleven-type for this match. This 8th final looks even tighter, although it is Uruguay that has achieved the best results since the start of this World Cup with three wins in three games in the group stage, while Portugal has had to settle for a success and two draws.
France faces Denmark on Tuesday (16h) in Moscow for their last group match of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. France, winner of Australia (2-1) and Peru (1-0) is already qualified for the knockout stages of the World Cup. The men of Didier Deschamps should do a lot of turnover, will be in first place in Group C.

Match Schedule:
France vs. Denmark
FIFA World Cup 2018
Date: 26 June 2018; Time: 18:00
Venue: Luzhniki Stadium

Denmark is not yet assured of playing in the round of 16. After a win against Peru (1-1) and a draw against Australia (1-1), the Danes must ensure at least a draw or even victory. The men of Didier Deschamps face Denmark in Moscow for his last match in Group C of the World Cup. If they do not lose, the Blues are guaranteed to maintain the head of their pool before facing one of the teams of Group D in the round of 16.

France will face the last duel of the group stage with the possibility of giving rest to their holders against Denmark that needs at least to tie to continue in the World Cup of Russia 2018. France leads group C, Australians and Danes fight for round of 16. The Danes are not guaranteed the pass to the second round. The tie is worth to both to achieve their objectives and even a defeat can serve the Scandinavians to maintain the second place of the group if in the other party Australia does not beat Peru.

Tunisia enters the track Monday, June 18 against England for his first game at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Carthage Eagles, who are going to live a fifth World Cup, are expecting a second win after Argentina's 1978 win against Mexico.

Match Schedule:
Tunisia vs. England
World Cup 2018
Date: 18 June 2018; Time: 20:00
Venue: Volgograd Arena


The schedule for kick off this match Tunisia - England is 20:00, Monday, June 18, at the Volgograd Arena. The referee designated for this match is Colombian Wilmar Rolda (38), who was already present at the Brazilian World Cup four years ago. This match will close the day, after Sweden - South Korea and Belgium - Panama, which take place in the afternoon.

In the Tunisian camp, Nabil Maaloul will probably rely on a composition articulated in 4-3-3, with Whabi Khazri, Naim Sliti and Fakhreddine Ben Youssef associated on the front of the attack. English side, Gareth Southgate should line up a scheme to three defenders and rely on the talent of Delle Alli and Harry Kane on the offensive plan.

Often referred to as one of the underdogs for the World Cup win, England has often disappointed in previous editions, like its elimination in the first round four years ago, in Brazil, and runs again after a second title, after the one in 1966. In this 2018 World Cup, the English team, led by striker Harry Kane, is again presented as one of the formations that can create a surprise.

This Sunday, June 17, 2018, Costa Rica faces Serbia in group E (14h). This is the first game of Group E this Sunday, June 17 at 14h. In 2014, Costa Rica made an incredible run by being eliminated in the quarter-finals of the World Cup after beating Uruguay and Italy. In the group of Brazil, Switzerland and Serbia, the Ticos can confirm the feat of 2014.

Match Details:
Costa Rica vs. Serbia
World Cup 2018
Date: 17 June 2018; Time: 14:00
Venue: Samara Arena (Samara)


In front of Serbia, the match looks bitter and already decisive for a possible qualification. For this, they can rely on their last defense, the keeper of Real Madrid Keylor Navas. For Serbia, this first match is also very important. Absent from the 2014 World Cup, the Serbs play their third World Cup since the end of the former Yugoslavia and want to pass the pouels for the first time in their history.


The Serbs have many talented players in their squad like Kolarov promoted captain of the team of Serbia for this World Cup: "Kolarov, the new captain, and Matic, his vice-captain, have the potential to follow the traces of Ivanovic, "said Coach Mladen Krstajic. The physical impact is one of the characteristics of this Serbian team, which will need it against Costa Rica, to hope for a good result.

Croatia vs. Nigeria match will be played at the Kaliningrad Stadium (Kaliningrad), by date 1 of group C of Russia 2018. The game is scheduled for 11:00 in the morning. This match will mark the debut of both teams in the World Cup.

Match Details:
Croatia vs. Nigeria
World Cup 2018
Date: 16 June 2018; Start at: 11:00
Stadium: Kaliningrad Stadium (Kaliningrad)


Argentina drew 1-1 against Iceland in the debut of the 2018 World Cup Russia. Argentina disappointed in its debut at the 2018 World Cup in Russia with a 1-1 draw against debutant Iceland, this Saturday in Moscow, in a Group D match in which his star Lionel Messi failed in a penalty in the 64th minute.

In a duel of selections with great potential, Croatia and Nigeria go for their first points in the World Cup. Kaliningrad is the designated stage for the attractive encounter that will star Nigeria and Croatia, in a commitment that can be absolutely decisive for the fate of Group D of the World Cup.

Already aware of the result of Argentina and Iceland, Nigeria and Croatia will try to get the three points to position themselves in a good way thinking about qualifying to the knockout stages of the World Cup. It should be noted that both selected have several players of high quality and hierarchy, so that, without a doubt, a football high-flying match is expected.

For this second match of the World Cup, the Egyptians face Uruguay. Egypt and Uruguay face each other on Friday 15 June at 2 pm on the first day of Group A of the 2018 World Cup at Central Stadium in Yekaterinburg. The Pharaohs hope to count on Mohammed Salah, still uncertain, while the Celeste will be led by Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez in attack.

Match Schedule:
Egypt vs. Uruguay
World Cup 2018
Date: 15 June 2018; Time: 2 pm
Venue: Central Stadium in Yekaterinburg


This is the first shock of this 2018 World Cup. After the opening match on Thursday in Group A between Russia and Saudi Arabia, these are the two favorites of this group that will compete this Friday, June 15.


This is a big date for Egypt. The Egyptians have never passed the first round of a World Cup but present themselves as one of the favorites of his group thanks to their star Mohamed Salah. The Liverpool striker has flown over the scoring charts of the English championship and may be aiming for the World Cup. CAN finalist 2017, Egypt will have to face Uruguay.

At the Central Stadium in Yekaterinburg, Uruguay wants to strike a big blow from the start of this World Cup. With one of the best attacks in the world consisting of Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani, the South Americans are credible outsiders for this World Cup.

Bayern Munich-Real Madrid, the first leg of the Champions League semi-finals, is played tonight at 20.45 at the Allianz Arena in Munich. For Bayern Munich it will be a sort of revenge of the quarterfinals of last year, when it was eliminated by Real Madrid after two games lost in which there were many controversy over the referees, who committed several decisive mistakes both in the first leg.

Match Schedule:
Bayern Munich vs. Real Madrid
Champions League Semi-finals
Date: 25 April 2018; Time: 20.45
Venue: Allianz Arena


Both Bayern and Real Madrid ended their Champions League rounds in second place and in the round of 16 they eliminated Besiktas and Paris Saint-Germain respectively. Bayern reached the semi-finals after eliminating Sevilla by Vincenzo Montella in the quarter-finals with a 2-1 round-trip result. Real Madrid instead eliminated Juventus: the first leg had won 3-0 and on the return, with Juventus who had managed to recover the disadvantage on 3-0, he avoided that the game went on extra time, scoring a disputed soccer penalty at the last minute with Cristiano Ronaldo.


The first Champions League semi-final took place between Liverpool and Roma yesterday and ended with Liverpool's 5-2 victory. The return matches are scheduled next week: May 1st and 2nd. The tournament final will be held at the Kiev Olympic Stadium on Saturday 26 May.