- Julio Cesar saved two penalties to inspire Brazil to a 3-2 shootout victory over Chile and a place in the quarter-finals, after the sides had played out a 1-1 draw in Belo Horizonte.
- Colombia will try to topple Brazil in their first ever FIFA World Cup quarter-final after James Rodriguez notched twice to inspire a 2-0 victory over South American rivals Uruguay at the Maracana.
- Two goals in the final few minutes put the Netherlands through to the quarter-finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ and broke Mexican hearts.
- A Paul Pogba header and an injury-time own goal by Joseph Yobo have taken France through to the quarter-finals with a hard-fought 2-0 win over Nigeria in Brasilia.
- Extra-time goals from Andre Schurrle and Mesut Ozil proved enough for Germany to overcome a spirited Algeria 2-1 and move into a FIFA World Cup quarter-final against France
- Angel Di Maria scored the only goal in the 11th hour of extra time, following superb work from Lionel Messi, to send Argentina into the FIFA World Cup quarter-finals and eliminate Switzerland.
- After a goalless but enrapturing 90 minutes, Belgium emerged 2-1 winners over USA to book a quarter-final tie against Argentina
Results of round of 16 for 2014 World Cup
|18′ David Luiz||3-2 on Penalty||32′ A.Sanchez|
|28′, 50′ JAMES|
|88′ SNEIJDER90’+ PEN HUNTELAAR||48′ G. DOS SANTOS|
|52||Costa Rica||1-1||Greece||Arena Pernambuco|
|52′ RUIZ B.||5-3 on penalty||90’+ SOKRATIS|
| 79′ POGBA
90′+ OG YOBO
| 92′ SCHÜRRLE
|55||Argentina||1-0||Switzerland||Arena de Sao Paulo|
|118′ DI MARIA|
|56||Belgium||2-1||Usa||Arena Fonte Nova|
| 93′ DE BRUYNE
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