The knockout rounds continue on Sunday as four more teams look to avoid elimination in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Up first is reigning champion France, hoping to continue its run for back-to-back titles against Poland before England goes head-to-head with Senegal.
Yesterday saw the Netherlands send the United States packing before Argentina brushed off a slight scare from Australia to move on thanks to more Lionel Messi magic.
Looking ahead to today’s action, here is what you need to know about Day 15 in Qatar.
FRANCE VS. POLAND
Can 2018 World Cup winner France continue its red-hot form to reach the quarter-finals or will a resilient Poland pull off a huge upset? It’s either Kylian Mbappe or Robert Lewandowski going home today.
Ahead of kickoff, both teams have named their starting lineups. Here is who makes the cut.
France XI: Hugo Lloris, Jules Kounde, Raphael Varane, Dayot Upamecano, Theo Hernandez, Antoinne Griezmann, Aurelien Tchouameni, Adrien Rabiot, Ousmane Dembele, Olivier Giroud, Kylian Mbappe
Poland XI: Wojciech Szczesny, Bartosz Bereszyński, Jakub Kiwior, Kamil Glik, Matty Cash, Przemyslaw Frankowski, Sebsatian Szymanski, Grzegorz Krychowiak, Piotr Zielinski, Jakub Kaminski, Robert Lewandowski
Top-ranked Brazil is still sweating Neymar’s fitness ahead of its Round of 16 clash with Senegal on Tuesday. Head coach Tite admitted the Paris Saint-Germain star will train ahead of the game but it has not yet been decided whether he will play.
After the United States’ elimination again the Netherlands, no CONCACAF country remains at the World Cup and head coach Gregg Berhalter strayed from answering questions about whether he will continue to be in charge of the team.
And in case you missed it, CTVNews.ca has a breakdown of the winners and losers from the group stage after some teams made heartbreaking exits while others surprised the world to stay alive in the competition.
France vs. Poland at 10 a.m. on TSN
England vs. Senegal at 2 p.m. on TSN
All times listed are Eastern Standard Time