3 matches will be played on 21 June 2018. Denmark will face Australia and France will play against Peru in Group C. Thereafter, Argentina will play against Croatia in Group D. The group stage round of FIFA World Cup has reached almost half and we have just two confirmed teams for the Round of 16 till now. Russia and Uruguay have qualified for the next round. Some more teams have a chance to get there. Denmark, France and Croatia who won their opening game of the competition are one win away from booking a place in the Knock-out round. Check out the schedule of matches. Have a look at IST schedule of 2018 World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2018 21 June Matches
Just three goals were scored last day and the result from each game was identical. Uruguay, Portugal, and Spain claimed a 1-0 victory against their rivals in their second group game. Though Uruguay qualified for the next round, but Portugal and Spain have not finished their job yet. Yesterday, Cristiano Ronaldo was in action and today, Lionel Messi will be back in action.
Denmark Vs Australia
- Time: 5:30 pm [IST]
- Venue: Samara Arena
- Hashtag: #DENAUS, #WorldCup
Denmark won their opening game against Peru and just need one more win to enter into the next round. This is the first meeting of these two teams in FIFA World Cup and fourth in history including all friendlies. Australia last won against the European team in 2010. The Socceroos have kept just one clean sheet in their last 14 World Cup matches.
France Vs Peru
- Time: 8:30 pm [IST]
- Venue: Ekaterinburg Arena
- Hashtag: #FRAPER, #WorldCup
The 2010 Champions will be doing anything possible to earn all points against bottom place Peru in order to qualify for the Pre-Quarterfinals. Win of the French side will automatically eliminate Peru from the competition as they’ve already lost against Denmark. Peru are winless in last 5 World Cup games against any team from Europe continent.
Argentina vs Croatia
- Time: 11:30 pm [IST]
- Venue: Nizhny Novgorod Stadium
- Hashtag: #ARGCRO, #WorldCup
Two times World Champions Argentina cannot afford another draw. What they only need is just a win against Croatia who are topping the Group D with 3 clear points. The Blazers also wants one victory to proceed further in this tournament but this time, there will be a different environment and completely different rivals.