They have kept three clean sheets in four outings in Russian Federation but captain Andreas Granqvist will have his work cut out against Harry Kane, the leading scorer in the competition with six goals.
Speaking to FIFA TV, Brazil's Willian said "Brazil's football will always be one where players smile while they play". We're down to the final eight of the tournament and in a couple of days, there will be only four teams standing. Referee Mark Geiger struggled to keep control of a tempestuous encounter, with Wilmar Barrios only booked for headbutting Jordan Henderson during the first half, while Colombia players forcing a lengthy delay before Kane's 57th-minute penalty and roughing up the turf around the spot was an example of the gamesmanship in play throughout.
He lost the ball in flight and could only flap it into the net. If we qualify and they get yellow cards. not even for fouls but because of their gestures, because of their attitude, because of certain words that were said, that's completely unnecessary. "On other occasions he has rescued us with incredible saves". "These big competitions are important to reveal the true talent of players and I think that's going to be the case with Paul as well".
Fans react to blistering start in Croatia v Denmark
The game has limped on after such a rapid start, but neither of these sides have done enough to hit the front just yet. Perisic fires a shot from distance but hits it directly into the hands of the goalkeeper who punches it away.
"I have to apologise to all the people in Uruguay and my teammates".
Taking to Twitter, the former Liverpool "keeper criticised those who cherished the 'spectacle" of goals ahead of the goalkeeper's capabilities to deal with the ball. "Everybody knows my personality, I'll be fine".
2nd T20I: India thrash Ireland by 143 runs for their biggest win
Suresh Raina played the supporting role, scoring 69 off 45 balls, as the two put together a 106-run stand for the second wicket. The Indian team is now playing a two-match T20I series versus Ireland at the Malahide Cricket Ground in Dublin .
That's the only change made by Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez from the 2-1 victory over Portugal. "I told myself 'This lad can play with the pros.' Wenger took him". "Nothing is over for us today".
However, the 71-year-old was left frustrated by some of the media coverage of his forward's injury and recovery, so therefore said he will not disclose his team. "These are things we work on".
No one was happier about South Korea’s World Cup win than Mexico
And following their exit, the odds on England winning this summer's World Cup have shortened to 8/1. Even in Yekaterinburg, almost 500 miles away, the Mexican fans expected Germany to score.
"Of course we respect that  generation", the Liverpool man said. "We have to pursue our next dream and try to make it a reality". These matches are decided upon details. You'll find our recommended bets below as well as a bet we've built oursleves using BetYourWay - which allows you to choose from hundreds of markets and combine them to create your very own bet.