Sweden easy to analyse but hard to beat - Coach

Sweden easy to analyse but hard to beat - Coach

Brazil almost dug themselves out of it. Renato Augusto's brilliant header gave his team hope, cutting the lead in half with 14 minutes to go before stoppage time.

England, which came second behind Belgium in Group G, has arguably ended up on the easier side of the draw after the two sides made big changes for their final group match, which Belgium won 1-0.

Friday's match at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium is the first of the four quarter-final ties on Friday and Saturday.

The Galatasaray goalkeeper fumbled in a long-range effort in the 61st minute to gift France a buffer after Raphael Varane had headed home Griezmann's free-kick shortly before half-time. However, Uruguay are strong defensively and have a great attack. Les Bleus' win means they will take part in the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 2006.

It is a result which sets up a quarter-finals tie against Sweden on Saturday (3pm BST kick-off) with the victors going on to face either hosts Russian Federation or Croatia in the last-four.

"The lads would always be prepared to risk injury for these games but that can't be at the detriment of the performance", Southgate said. "You'd want him to come off the bench, although you've got Rashford as well".

"He knows what you feel as a player when you are in that situation, when you see an opportunity, when you have to face the pressure", Martinez said.

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"If we were down, it was because we were fouled", he said. Well, it's fun for England to have that sort of confidence.

Sweden have a fully fit squad ahead of the game and Andersson confirmed they have an approach which mirrors England's meticulous preparations. "That hasn't been good for us".

Even if England do reach the final, British political leaders and royals will not attend the match in Russian Federation.

But the Manchester City defender whiles reacting to the two football icons' comments, reiterated that players of English team are clever, not cheats.

They saw off the Netherlands in qualifying and knocked out Italy in a play-off, before finishing top of a World Cup group featuring defending champions Germany.

Sweden won't be as dirty as Colombia, but they'll set up and they're hard to break down. A pair of Russian dolphins have subsequently taken over the role of psychic sea animals, and the aquatic mammals are confident of victory for Stanislav Cherchesov's men against Croatia. The home nation may have the momentum, but they have won only two of their last 11 global games.

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