While 16 teams are advancing to the knockout stages, another 16 have dashed their World Cup dreams.
WASHINGTON – After the end of the group stage, there are only 16 countries left in the journey to win the World Cup.
The World Cup has delivered some spectacular comebacks with Germany, Mexico and Belgium among the teams eliminated before the knockout stages.
Which teams were eliminated from the World Cup?
- Cata (Group A)
- Ecuador (Group A)
- Iran (Group B)
- Wales (Group B)
- Mexico (Group C)
- Saudi Arabia (Group C)
- Denmark (Group D)
- Tunisia (Group D)
- Costa Rica (Group E)
- Germany (Group E)
- Canada (Group F)
- Belgium (Group F)
- Cameron (Group G)
- Serbia (Group G)
- Uruguay (Group H)
- gana (Group H)
The schedule is clearly denser than in previous tournaments, in which the World Cup was forced to hold consecutive matches for seven days to complete the tournament in just 29 days. The last two tournaments in Brazil and Russia are both 32 days.
The knockout round begins on Saturday, the day after the group stage ends.
The first day without any football matches took place on December 7 – the 17th match day.
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World Cup Round of 16
Netherlands (Group A) vs. United States (second place in Group B)
Argentina (Group C) vs. Australia (second place in Group D)
England (Group B) vs Senegal (2nd place in Group A)
France (Group D) vs. Poland (2nd place in Group C)
Japan (First place in Group E) vs Croatia (second place in Group F)
Morocco (First in Group F) vs. Spain (2nd place in Group E)
Brazil (First in Group G) vs. South Korea (second place in Group H)
Portugal (First in Group H) vs. Switzerland (second place in Group G)
https://www.king5.com/article/news/nation-world/teams-eliminated-from-the-world-cup-2022/507-938817b6-0370-43e3-83fa-3534ee55239e The 16 teams out of the World Cup after the group stage