MOSCOW (AP) The latest on Saturday at the World Cup (all local times):
Jose Maria Gimenez is back in Uruguay's starting line-up for the knockout stages against Portugal at the World Cup
Gimenez missed that last group match against Russia over a hamstring injury, but returned to training this week, taking on Atletico Madrid team-mate Diego Godin's place in the starting eleven.
Uruguay are the only team in the tournament that was not scored in the group stage.
Portugal have recalled Gonçalo Guedes and Bernardo Silva after they both started on the bench against Iran. Cristiano Ronaldo will lead the team, but midfielder Joao Moutinho remains out of the starting XI. Moutinho started on the bench against Iran for flu-like symptoms
Uruguay: Fernando Muslera, Jose Maria Gimenez, Diego Godin, Rodrigo Bentancur, Nahitan Nandez, Luis Suarez, Lucas Torreira, Matias Vecino, Diego Laxalt, Edinson Cavani, Martin Caceres
Portugal: Rui Patricio, Pepe, Raphael Guerreiro, Jose Fonte, Cristiano Ronaldo, Joao Mario, Bernardo Silva, William Carvalho, Ricardo Pereira, Goncalo Guedes, Adrien Silva.
James Rodriguez missed a workout and has no doubts about Colombia's World Cup knockout match against England
Rodriguez was the only Colombian player to miss training on Saturday Days before the Round of 16
The attacking midfielder left the field in Colombia's 1-0 win over Senegal last week in the first-half affair, disrupting a calf muscle injury since the tournament began.
Colombia's National The team has not clarified how serious the injury is.
Javier Mascherano has announced that he will resign from the national team after Argentina retired from the World Cup.
The old midfielder says, "It's time to say goodbye and join the younger players."
Argentina had a 2-1 lead at the beginning of the second half, but France won 4: 3 and became the first team 167 Mascherano, who had already played in four World Cups, debuted in Argentina in 2003 when he had not yet played professionally for River Plate
He holds the record for most stakes Argentina with 147.
Now the defensive midfielder says that it's time for a new generation: "I hope they can achieve something, now I'm a fan of the national team."
Kylian Mbeppe's name is already pronounced in the same sentence as Pelé.
The 19-year-old France striker is the first teenager since 1958 to score a goal with the Brazilian champions.
With their two goals against Argentina, France managed a 4: 3 win and thus the first team to qualify for Le Bleus in the quarter-finals of this World Cup. He also drew the penalty, which led to France's first goal, and earned the player of the match prize.
Mbappe is currently the sixth teenager scoring more than once in a World Cup tournament – Brazil tops this list with 6.
Teen Kylian Mbappe arrived twice within five minutes second half to beat France 4: 3 against Argentina between two former champions France came from behind to defeat Lionel Messi's Argentina.
And Les Bleus owed their triumph to the 19-year-old Mbappe. Always a threat to Argentina with its speed and power, Mbappe was the heart of France.
France took an early lead after Antoine Griezmann broke the penalty on penalties from the penalty spot with Di Maria scoring the goal just before half-time with a lightning strike.
Messi scored a goal for Gabriel Mercado, who gave Argentina a 2-1 lead shortly after half-time, but the Argentine defense scored three goals on penalties. Defender Benjamin Pavard made it through with his first international goal, Mbappe made a cool finish from an acute angle and scored a goal in the 68th minute with the help of Olivier Giroud.
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David Silva wants Spain to play fast football in attack to beat Russia in the World Cup knockout round.
Silva says, "Sometimes these teams park the bus in front of us and it's hard to handle." And the solution is speed. "If we play in the run-up very quickly, we have more options and generate spaces in which we give them
Silva struck for the final time in the 3-0 win against Russia in the 2008 European Championship semi-finals, as the teams met in a competitive match.
After a tough fight against a group that included Portugal, Iran and Morocco, Silva says: "It was a very tough group and we have to minimize our mistakes – that's the key – when we start in difficult games, goals It will be difficult for us to distribute to our opponents, so we need to tighten our defense. "
Kylian Mbappe scored twice France scored three goals in the 11th minute to defeat Argentina 4-2 in the World Cup first knockout round.
Mbappe struck from an acute angle with a low shot after goalkeeper Franco Armani in the closing stages 64th minute. The young striker scored again four minutes later with the help of Olivier Giroud to score.
The defense of the Argentinians breaks and is intercepted during the break after they had to give 2: 1 beaten. M
French defender Benjamin Pavard has scored his first international goal, beating Argentina 2–2 in the 57th minute of the World Cup knockout round.
Pavard fired from Lucas Hernandez's cross from the edge of the box into the upper left corner.
Lionel Messi has scored a goal for Gabriel Mercado After the half-time in the first knockout round match against the French, there was a 2-1 lead at the World Cup. The French defenders failed to clear a free-kick, and Messi recovered from the right before catching a shot from Mercado.
Argentina beat 1-1 at half-time against the game against France in the round of 16 at the World Cup.
France were the better side to score Antoine Griezmann's penalty in the 13th minute, but Angel Di Maria's powerful 25-meter strike on 41 minutes ensured a consistent result.
Di Maria was placed in front of the goal following a throw-in on the left side of the field, collecting the pass and firing a left-footed shot-free shot. Footprint in the upper right corner.
France dominated the early exchanges and profited from the spot when Kylian Mbappe converted the penalty after being fouled by Marcos Rojo. Mbappe sprinted 40 yards and entered the box, where he was stopped heavily by the Argentine defender.
Mbappe was a constant threat with his devastating pace and acceleration.
Griezmann took his team into the lead just minutes after colliding with the woodwork Free 22-yard Free-kick
And after he struck, Griezmann called millions of Fortnite fans with his solemn dance
Lionel Messi France
Angel di Maria equalized for Argentina with a powerful long-range shot in the 41st minute to open the first knockout round of the World Cup with France 1 to improve
Di Maria was placed in front of the goal after a throw-in on the left side of the field, taking the ball and making a powerful left-footed shot into the upper right corner in the 41st minute.
Antoine Griezmann has won the franc After a penalty shoot-out in the 13th minute he led a 1-0 lead against Argentina
The French teenager Kylian Mbappe won the penalty after he was fouled by Marcos Rojo in the penalty box. The striker from Paris Saint-Germain sprinted 40 meters in front of the penalty area, where he was halted by the Argentine defender clumsily.
Griezmann turned the penalty into the penalty area and goalkeeper Franco Armani failed.
Argentina fans have traveled to Kazan in large numbers, outnumbering French fans in the Kazan arena. As a result, the French team was sent off after the warm-up round of the last 16 of the World Cup when returning to the locker room.
France and Argentina have not met at the World Cup since 1978.
France coach Didier Deschamps has returned to his most efficient team and made six changes against Argentina in the round sixteen World Cup match at the Kazan Arena.
Deschamps met the same players who defeated Peru 1-0 in a second group match with 4-3-3 or 4-3-2-1. Olivier Giroud was assisted by a three-man crew of Blaise Matuidi, Antoine Griezmann, and Kylian Mbappe.
France will try to stop Lionel Messi with Samuel Umtiti, Raphael Varane and Lucas Hernandez, who know the Argentine playmaker very well from the Spanish league. Benjamin Pavard completes France's back four.
Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has made a change – striker Cristian Pavon, who plays for Gonzalo Higuain, has beaten Nigeria 2-1, twice in the knockout round
Armani are in Argentina for the second time, while striker Sergio Agüero of Manchester City remains on the bench. France has not lost to the South American side since losing to Argentina 2-1 in a group match at the 1978 World Cup.
France: Hugo Lloris, Benjamin Pavard, Raphael Varane, Samuel Umtiti, Paul Pogba, Antoine Griezmann, Olivier Giroud, Kylian Mbappe, N & Golo Kante, Blaise Matuidi, Lucas Hernandez.
Argentina: Franco Armani, Gabriel Mercado, Nicolas Tagliafico, Ever Banega, Lionel Messi, Angel Di Maria, Javier Mascherano
Former Uruguayan team captain The semi-finals of the World Cup are back, and the tournament is considered just another fan in Russia
Diego Lugano says before the match against Celeste on Saturday against Portugal that Uruguay is already a star of the tournament. The team has not given up any goal and won all three group games.
The former center-back was relaxed, playing football and taking selfies on a beach in Samara.
And he does not dampen the fans "Expectations: Lugano said that the Uruguay team is strong enough to win everything.
Spain says some members of the World Cup Kaders were tested for doping at the team's Moscow hotel.  The tests were conducted one day before the team's knockout round match against hosts Russia in the capital
The Spanish Football Association says players have been asked by FIFA officials
FIFA routinely films players after matches, but also conducts non-competitive testing at team hotels and training camps.
Costa Rica complained four years in Brazil with several of his players were called to doping tests after a game and said that they were unfairly suspicious of Costa Rican gamblers.
Fox will be recalling 31 of 64 World Cup games from the stadiums and the rest from his studios in Los Angeles.
The network announced its schedule for the Round of 16, with the main team of John Strong and Stuart Holden broadcasting Uruguay-Poland, Brazil-Mexico and Sweden-Switzerland. 19659002] JP Dellacamera and Tony Meola will play in France-Argentina and Belgium-Spain.
Three games will come from Los Angeles. Derek Rae and Aly Wagner have transferred Spain-Russia and Columbia-England, and Mark Followill and Warren Barton have transferred Croatia-Denmark
All quarter-final matches will be called from on-site.
The Strong-Holden and Dellacamera-Meola teams each played nine games during the group stage. Rae-Wagner had 10, Followill-Barton nine, Glenn Davis-Cobi Jones seven and Jorge Perez-Navarro and Mariano Trujillo four.
Telemundo Deportes, part of NBC Universal Inc. of Comcast Corp., will host at least 36 matches from stadiums. It had commentators on site for 23 group games and called the rest of the International Broadcast Center outside of Moscow. It planned broadcasters in five rounds of 16 games and the rest of the IBC. The teams will be in stadiums from the quarter-finals.
Russia's winger Denis Cheryshev says he feels calm as he prepares for the country of his birth against the land he grew up in.
Cheryshev was born in Russia Born, but spent most of his life in Spain after his father Dmitry, also a professional footballer, had played and trained in a number of Spanish clubs.
Russian spoken with a slight Spanish accent, says Cheryshev "We are very relaxed and ready to do a good job."
He sees Russia as the clear outsider for Sunday's game in Moscow, adding that Spain "is close to being the best, but each team can harm another." 19659002] Russia and Spain drew 3-3 in a friendly in November, but coach Stanislav Cherchesov says Spain's tactics have changed since then, with Spain dismissing coach Julen Lopetegui and appointing Fernando Hierro on the eve of the World Cup]] –
3 pm [1 9659002] Switzerland striker Breel Embolo is back in Russia after coming home for the birth of his first child.
The Swiss Football Association says that Embolo spent "the most beautiful 24 hours of his life" to get home in time to see his daughter
Embolo says "the timing was perfect" with his partner Naomi to be together.
The 21-year-old attacker played on Wednesday night in Nizhny Novgorod, where Switzerland drew 2-2, 90 minutes with Costa Rica
Switzerland will play next on Tuesday against Sweden in the second round.
England midfielder Fabian Delph has also returned home between the group stage and the knockout stages to attend a birth. England plays against Moscow in Moscow on Monday
Mexican players insist that they are relaxed before meeting Brazil in the knockout stages of the World Cup – now they seem to be
before In the home game against the Brazilians in Samara on Monday, some members of the Mexican national team and even coach Juan Carlos Osorio took a break in Red Square to see the city.
Captain Andres Guardado with his wife and son Maximo, defenders Jesus Gallardo and Edson Alvarez, midfielder Javier Aquino, striker Raul Jimenez and Osorio spent several hours on Friday in downtown Moscow.
Mexico is the seventh chance to qualify for the quarter-finals since defeating the 1970 and 1986 World Cups.
John Stones is back in training with England, two days, after defeating Belgium at the halfway point of the 1-0 loss to the World Cup for one calf per
The central defender was among the 21 players who trained in England's training camp outside St. Petersburg in the light rain on Saturday.
Stones was portrayed on the England bench with heavy belt and ice around his left calf during the second half of the game against Belgium on Thursday.
The only ones missing from training were Fabian Delph, who was back in England to be with his wife before the birth of her third child, and Ruben Loftus-Cheek, who had a conditioning session at the Team Hotel.
England plays in the last 16 in Colombia on Tuesday.