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Marco Reus gives the Germans hope with equaliser against Sweden.
Ola Toivonen celebrates firing Sweden ahead against Germany.
Mexico's players celebrate the opening goal scored by Carlos Vela.
Wahbi Khazri's injury-time consolation makes the final score 5-2 to Belgium.
Michy Batshuayi makes it 5-1 late on.
Eden Hazard toasts his second and Belgium's fourth.
Romelu Lukaku adds his second to make it 3-1 Belgium.
Tunisia's Dylan Bronn reduces the deficit to 2-1.
Romelu Lukaku shows his delight after doubling Belgium's lead to make it 2-0.
Eden Hazard reacts after opening the scoring for Belgium against Tunisia.
Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates his late winner for the Swiss.
Granit Xhaka celebrates scoring Switzerland's equaliser.
Aleksandar Mitrovic celebrates after his early goal gives Serbia the lead against Switzerland at the Kaliningrad Stadium.
Ahmed Musa is mobbed after his clinching goal.
Ahmed Musa celebrates Nigeria's second goal against Iceland.
Neymar is congratulated after making it 2-0 to Brazil.
Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring against Costa Rica.
Luka Modric celebrates scoring.
Croatia's fans react during the match. 
Lionel Messi looks dejected after the match.
Argentina's Willy Caballero dives.
Croatia's midfielder Ivan Rakitic scores.
Diego Maradona in the stand before the match.
Peru's Andre Carrillo and team mates leave the pitch
Peru's Jefferson Farfan shoots at goal.
Paul Pogba remonstrates with referee Mohammed Abdulla Hassan Mohamed
Kylian Mbappe celebrates putting France ahead against Peru.
Peru's Edison Flores challenges France's Kylian Mbappe.
Mile Jedinak celebrates after levelling the scores from the spot.
The Danes are livid as the referee points to the spot.
Big screen inside the stadium is seen showing a VAR review.
Christian Eriksen wheels away to toast his sweet strike.
Denmark's midfielder Christian Eriksen celebrates after his stunning opening goal against Australia at the Samara Arena.
Harry Kane jokes with Gareth Southgate during training.
Iran players react to defeat.
Diego Costa celebrates scoring Spain's winning goal.
Spain's Diego Costa protests to referee Andres Cunha.
A Spain fan inside the stadium prior to kick-off.
Iran fan inside the stadium before the match.
Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates scoring the only goal against Saudi.
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his early winner.
Mario Fernandes of Russia celebrates during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Russia and Egypt at Saint Petersburg Stadium.
Russia's Denis Cheryshev scores.
Egypt's forward Mohamed Salah eyes the ball.
Egypt's midfielder Amr Warda argues with Russia's defender Fedor Koudryashov.
Russia's defender Ilja Kutepov fights for the ball with Egypt's forward Marwan Mohsen.
TOPSHOT - An Egypt fan holds a poster showing Mohamed Salah before the game.
Aliou Cisse, Head coach of Senegal celebrates after the match between Poland and Senegal at Spartak Stadium in Moscow.
Senegal fans celebrate after the match.
Senegal players celebrate after the match.
TOPSHOT - Senegal's forward Mbaye Niang celebrates a goal during the World Cup Group H match between Poland and Senegal.
Poland's Grzegorz Krychowiak scores their first goal.
Senegal's Sadio Mane in action with Poland's Wojciech Szczesny.
Senegal's M'Baye Niang celebrates scoring his team's second goal.
Japan fans celebrate after the match
Japan's Yuya Osako scores his team's second goal.
Colombia's Radamel Falcao misses a chance to score.
Japan's Eiji Kawashima concedes a goal scored by Colombia's Juan Fernando Quintero
Colombia's Carlos Sanchez is sent off by referee Damir Skomina
England fans watch the team's first match in the World Cup against Tunisia at Flat Iron Square in London.
Harry Kane of England celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group G match against Tunisia.
Gareth Southgate, Manager of England celebrates victory following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group G match between Tunisia and England at Volgograd Arena.
England's Harry Kane scores his side's second goal of the game against Tunisia.
England fans celebrate.
England's goalkeeper Jordan Pickford fails to stop a penalty kick during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group G football match between Tunisia and England at the Volgograd Arena.
England's Harry Kane celebrates with his team mates after scoring their first goal against Tunisia.
England fans celebrate following their sides victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group G match between Tunisia and England.
Belgium's players greet the fans following their victory over Panama.
Romelu Lukaku scores Belgium's second goal against Panama
Belgium's Dries Mertens in action with Panama's Jose Luis Rodriguez
Sweden's players celebrate their opening goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match between Sweden and South Korea at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod
Sweden's midfielder Viktor Claesson (L) vies for the header with South Korea's defender Jang Hyun-soo (C) and South Korea's midfielder Ki Sung-yueng during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match 
An England fan at the Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd. England play Tunisia in the FIFA World Cup 2018 at the Volgograd Arena later today.
Neymar reacts as Brazil toil against the Swiss.
Switzerland's Steven Zuber celebrates scoring their first goal.
Fans of Brazil attend the broadcasting of the World Cup 2018 football match against Switzerland on a big outdoor screen in the Alzirao neighborhood, in Rio.
A Brazil fan enjoys the pre match atmosphere prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Brazil and Switzerland at Rostov Arena on June 17, 2018 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia.
Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring the opening goal.
Brazil's forward Philippe Coutinho (C) celebrates with teammates Brazil's forward Neymar (R), Brazil's midfielder Casemiro and Brazil's defender Marcelo after scoring during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Brazil and Switzerland at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 17, 2018.
Brazil's forward Neymar (C) gather with teammates before the Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Brazil and Switzerland at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 17, 2018.
Mexico's coach Juan Carlos Osorio (L) celebrates their win with Mexico's goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match between Germany and Mexico at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on June 17, 2018. 
A screen showing the score after the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F football match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium. Mexico won the game 1-0.
Mexico players celebrate their win at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match between Germany and Mexico at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on June 17, 2018.
Edson Alvarez of Mexico celebrates following his sides victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium on June 17, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.
Mexico fans during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium on June 17, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.
Hirving Lozano of Mexico celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium on June 17, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.
Germany's Julian Draxler in action with Mexico's Hector Herrera.
Fans are seen during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium.
Fans of Mexico enjoy the pre match atmosphere prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group F match between Germany and Mexico at Luzhniki Stadium on June 17, 2018 in Moscow.
Serbia's defender Aleksandar Kolarov celebrates his team's victory in the Russia 2018 World Cup Group E football match between Costa Rica and Serbia at the Samara Arena in Samara on June 17, 2018. - Kolarov's brilliant second-half free-kick gave Serbia a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica in their opening World Cup group match in Samara. 
SAMARA, RUSSIA - JUNE 17: Cristian Gamboa of Costa Rica in action during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group E match between Costa Rica and Serbia at Samara Arena on June 17, 2018 in Samara, Russia. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group D - Croatia vs Nigeria - Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad, Russia - June 16, 2018 Croatia fan inside the stadium before the match.
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group D - Croatia vs Nigeria - Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad, Russia - June 16, 2018 Croatia's Luka Modric celebrates with Ante Rebic scoring their second goal.
Croatia's midfielder Luka Modric (3rd L) celebrates scoring a penalty with his teammates during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 16, 2018.
Croatia's players celebrate scoring the opening goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 16, 2018.
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: Oghenekaro Etebo of Nigeria scores an own goal for Croatia's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Croatia and Nigeria at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 16, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. 
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: John Obi Mikel of Nigeria kicks off for Nigeria during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Croatia and Nigeria at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 16, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia.
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - Peru vs Denmark - Lima, Peru June 16, 2018. Peru's fans react during the match as they watch the public broadcast at city's square. 
KALININGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: Croatia fans enjoy the pre match atmosphere prior to of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Croatia and Nigeria at Kaliningrad Stadium on June 16, 2018 in Kaliningrad, Russia. 
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - Peru vs Denmark - Mordovia Arena, Saransk, Russia - June 16, 2018 Denmark's Yussuf Poulsen celebrates scoring their first goal.
Peru's midfielder Christian Cueva (L) cuts back after surging into the box during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between Peru and Denmark at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk on June 16, 2018.
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - Peru vs Denmark - Mordovia Arena, Saransk, Russia - June 16, 2018 Denmark's Kasper Schmeichel looks on as Peru's Christian Cueva misses a penalty REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group D - Argentina vs Iceland - Spartak Stadium, Moscow, Russia - June 16, 2018 Argentina's Lionel Messi reacts REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group D - Argentina vs Iceland - Spartak Stadium, Moscow, Russia - June 16, 2018 Iceland fan celebartes at the end of the match REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group D - Argentina vs Iceland - Spartak Stadium, Moscow, Russia - June 16, 2018 Iceland's Aron Gunnarsson celebrates after the match REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
SARANSK, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: A fan looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group C match between Peru and Denmark at Mordovia Arena on June 16, 2018 in Saransk, Russia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
SARANSK, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: A Peru fan enjoys the pre match atmosphere prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group C match between Peru and Denmark at Mordovia Arena on June 16, 2018 in Saransk, Russia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - France vs Australia - Kazan Arena, Kazan, Russia - June 16, 2018 France's Samuel Umtiti handles the ball in the area resulting in a penalty being awarded to Australia REUTERS/Jorge Silva
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - France vs Australia - Kazan Arena, Kazan, Russia - June 16, 2018 France's Paul Pogba scores their second goal REUTERS/Sergio Perez
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group C - France vs Australia - Kazan Arena, Kazan, Russia - June 16, 2018 Australia's Daniel Arzani in action with France's Benjamin Pavard REUTERS/Toru Hanai
France's forward Kylian Mbappe runs with the ball during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)
France's forward Antoine Griezmann (L) jokes with France's midfielder Blaise Matuidi at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by FRANCK FIFE has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [at the end of the Russia 2018] instead of [before the Russia 2018 ]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require. (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)
KAZAN, RUSSIA - JUNE 16: Paul Pogba of France looks on after the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group C match between France and Australia at Kazan Arena on June 16, 2018 in Kazan, Russia. (Photo by Michael Regan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
France's forward Kylian Mbappe (L) looks to pass as he is marked by Australia's forward Mathew Leckie during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)
Australia's midfielder Mile Jedinak (L) celebrates a goal with teammates during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. 
Australia's midfielder Mile Jedinak (L) and Australia's defender Mark Milligan (2ndL) react after being defeated by France at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018.
France's midfielder Paul Pogba looks on during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - France's midfielder Paul Pogba (L) vies with Australia's forward Daniel Arzani during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by SAEED KHAN / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)
France's forward Kylian Mbappe looks on during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)
Australia's midfielder Mile Jedinak (L) and Australia's defender Mark Milligan (2ndL) react after being defeated by France at the end of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by SAEED KHAN / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - France team celebrate a goal after shooting a penalty kick during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates dramatic late equaliser.
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with Pepe.
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates draw.
SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 15: celebrates with teammates.
Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal scores Portugal's dramatic equaliser to make it 3-3.
A Spanish supporter celebrates his team's third goal.
Nacho celebrates after putting Spain 3-2 ahead.
Diego Costa of Spain celebrates after second equaliser to make it 2-2.
Diego Costa celebrates making it 2-2.
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates Portugal re-taking the lead after David De Gea howler.
Diego Costa celebrates after firing home to level the scores at 1-1 against Portugal.
Diego Costa scores Spain's equaliser to make it 1-1.
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring early opener for Portugal from the penalty spot.
Cristiano Ronaldo is challenged by Nacho in the early minutes. Is it a penalty? Yes!
Cristiano Ronaldo in action with Sergio Busquets.
Iran fan celebrates victory.
Iran's Karim Ansarifard and Mehdi Taremi celebrate their late winner.
Iran players lift coach Carlos Queiroz as they celebrate victory.
Iran fan inside the stadium before the match.
eam Egypt fans that have arrived on a free train from Moscow, welcomed at a railway station. Free travel between the host cities of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is provided to fans holding match tickets and Fan IDs.
Uruguay's Jose Gimenez scores the winning goal with a towering header
England's Ashley Young (left) and Marcus Rashford during the training session at the Spartak Zelenogorsk Stadium, Zelenogorsk.
Russia's Artem Dzyuba celebrates scoring their third goal with team mates
Russia's Yury Gazinsky (second left) celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game
A Russia fan before the opening match of the World Cup in Moscow
Soccer Football - World Cup - Opening Ceremony - Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow, Russia - June 14, 2018 Robbie Williams, Aida Garifullina, former player Ronaldo and World Cup mascot Zabivaka during the opening ceremony REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
A Russia fan ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018, Group A match at the Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow.
General view inside the stadium prior to the opening match between Russia and Saudi Arabia at Luzhniki Stadium.
Statue of Vladimir Lenin outside the stadium before the opening match.
Supporters of the Peruvian national soccer team cheer during a gathering.
Colombian fans during a training session by the Colombian team.
Gareth Southgate and Harry Kane during training.
England's Jesse Lingard and Trent Alexander-Armstrong bowling in St Petersburg
SOCHI, RUSSIA - JUNE 15: Fans support their teams during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Group B match between Portugal and Spain at the Fisht Stadium�in Sochi, Russia on June 15, 2018. (Photo by Fatih Aktas/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group B - Portugal vs Spain - Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia - June 15, 2018 Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group B - Portugal vs Spain - Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia - June 15, 2018 Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with Pepe after the match REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - Germany vs Sweden - Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia - June 23, 2018 Germany's Toni Kroos celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Michael Dalder
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group F - Germany vs Sweden - Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia - June 23, 2018 Sweden's Andreas Granqvist looks dejected after the match REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
Germany's midfielder Toni Kroos celebrates with supporters after scoring a goal during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group F football match between Germany and Sweden at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi on June 23, 2018. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)
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