The World Cup 2018 will be reaching its semifinals round on Tuesday and Wednesday, but before reaching that stage, it's best to reminiscent the top goals from quarter finals round, which saw eight teams battling it out for four tickets.
Having to wait for about 20 years, Croatia finally repeat what their previous generation did in 1998, which taking their national football team playing in World Cup final.
Zlatko Dalic's men were victorious on penalties once again, as they eliminated host nation, Russia on penalty shoot out, the second one for both sides after previously winning their last 16 round via similar situation.
Before the tournament started, not many were predicting that Russia will be making it far in World Cup 2018, but here they are already one step away from a semifinal spot and obviously two games for a potential final.
Russia defeated Spain on penalties to earn victory after the inaugural shootout of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. Koke saw his effort saved by Igor Akinfeev, before Iago Aspas's unsuccessful spot kick sent the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow into delirium.
Experiencing such internal hardships just days ahead of the World Cup 2018, Spain so far showed that they are still good enough to go into the last 16.
However, stern test now arrives for La Furia Roja as they're facing up against host nation, Russia, which put on a quite impressive performances during their first two group matches.
South American giant, Uruguay finished top of group A after their success in defeating home side, Russia 3-0.
Already securing their place in the next round, didn't stop both teams from pushing hard in search for three points.
Already securing their places in the knock out stage of FIFA World Cup 2018, host nation, Russia along with Uruguay will be playing for that table topping position and simply see out which opponents they set to face.
Uruguay confirmed their passage into the second round of FIFA World Cup 2018 following their slender 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia.
Coming into the tie after a hard fought battle against Egypt, La Celeste seems to expecting a much easier route this time around, but they were in for a rude awakening.
World Cup 2018 host, Russia, are close to securing their place in the next round of the tournament following their excellent 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday.
Playing with high confidence following their big win over Saudi Arabia, the home side looking really bright and sharp since kick off as they were searching for early goals.
Winning their opening game in a convincing fashion by beating Saudi Arabia 5-0, Russia are hoping that they can immediately secure their path into the knock out stage, which could happen with a win against Egypt this Tuesday.