Brazil and Germany are by no means safe in groups E and F, while even winless South Korea can make it through if results go their way.
Their final group outing in Kazan on Wednesday is vital for both sides, as Korea - despite losing their first two games - can still qualify with a victory if they beat Germany by more than two goals and Mexico defeat Sweden.
They took the lead in Rostov-on-Don through Carlos Vela's penalty - the 14th of the tournament already - on 26 minutes after Jang Hyun-soo's handball.
Javier Hernández has scored 50 goals for Mexico.
After narrow defeats to Mexico and Sweden, South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong summed up his team's situation neatly, describing them as "a drowning man clutching at a straw". The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers.
Germany, who have looked out of sorts, play South Korea at the same time, in a nerve-wracking finale.
Jerome Boateng is suspended following his red card against Sweden, while Sebastian Rudy will also be sidelined after breaking his nose in the same game. "We were much better in the transition play against Sweden, twice better than against Mexico".
Portugal through after dramatic Iran draw Roldan gave the Saudis two spot-kicks in the game, the first for Ali Gabr's alleged tug on Al-Muwallad. Portugal will face Uruguay in the last 16 in Sochi on Saturday.
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"We started well, but didn't have that many clear chances".
Switzerland found itself scrutinized following its 2-1 victory over Serbia because three of its players used the match to make political statements.
- Germany have won all five of their World Cup games against Asian opponents, scoring 19 goals in total and keeping clean sheets in each of their last three. Mexico allowed a late goal in stoppage time, but the match was well in hand at that point and the confidence seems to be growing for this team as it gears up for the possible knockout stages.
Despite dominating with 71% possession and control of the entire match, the reigning World Cup champions found themselves stifled by a stubborn Swedish team, who chose to play the majority of the game with 11 players behind the ball.
I had my doubts about Germany before this tournament. "So I was very angry", he said. I don't think his movement is good enough. It's all about timing and taking the pressure away with a big result.
Germany are priced at a rather prohibitive [1.2] for the win, but you can boost that price to [1.88] if you back them -2.0 on the Asian Handicap. The chests will be puffed out now and we'll see a return to the Germany we all know.
It carries with it the feeling of immediacy, of the need to win something when these players are still within their prime. England demolished Panama 6-1 in their second Group G match in Nizhny Novgorod, with Stones bagging a brace.
That is the scenario heading into Thursday's clash with Belgium, who would reportedly rather finish as runners-up. England completed 25 passes in the buildup, the most in any World Cup match since 1966, according to Opta.
His words: "Since I have been in Nigeria for two years now we play Mikel in this role as an offensive midfielder". The Super Eagles have won all their five World Cup matches against European sides in their past appearances.
Earlier, he accused Anadolu Agency of reporting votes from areas that favored Erdogan to undermine opposition morale. In uncharacteristically conciliatory remarks , Erdogan said Turkey had taught the world "a lesson in democracy".
The family of the 15-year-old boy brutally murdered on a Bronx sidewalk on Wednesday is still reeling from his death. Please note that the following surveillance video footage of the attack on Guzman-Feliz contains graphic images.
It allows the league to discipline a player for a domestic violence incident regardless of whether there are charges or a trial. Osuna's lawyer, Domenic Basile, said in court in Toronto Monday that Osuna intends to plead not guilty to the assault charge.
They had both drawn earlier when they met in the World Cup opener, which makes it two draws for both teams in three group games. Only Iago Aspas's late equaliser gave Spain a 2-2 draw (after a successful VAR review had ruled out the original offside call).
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Sverrir Ingason forced Kalinic into another spectacular save seconds before his header shaved the top of the bar. Gylfi Sigurdsson , Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Alfred Finnbogason are Iceland's most talented offensive players.
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The clash between Argentina and Nigeria will be the fifth World Cup meeting between the sides - with Nigeria yet to avoid defeat. Peru have sparkled occasionally during the 2018 World Cup but are already out of the tournament after two 1-0 defeats.
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When I played in the Argentina team with him, he was always the main player and the main man. I don't think [past problems] are technical, because they're world champions at U17 and U20.
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He said: "Obviously, if you told us that today we would have four points from two games then it wouldn't be too bad". However, even a defeat could send them into the last 16 depending on what is happening in the other match.