Argentina will face the Netherlands in the quarter finals© AFP
Portugal beat Switzerland 6-1 in the final round of 16 match, setting the line-up for the quarter-finals of the tournament. Top teams such as Germany and Belgium were already eliminated in the group stage while 2010 champions Spain crashed out on penalties to Morocco in the round of 16. Giants like France, Brazil, Portugal and England confirmed their qualification to the last 8 with convincing results. Some exciting contests await in the quarter finals of the FIFA World Cup where only 4 teams will advance to the semi finals.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Quarter Finals Full Schedule:
- December 9, Friday (8:30 PM IST): Croatia vs Brazil at Education City Stadium
- December 10, Saturday (12:30 AM IST): Netherlands vs Argentina at Lucille Stadium
- December 10, Saturday (8:30 PM IST): Portugal vs Morocco at Al Thumama Stadium
- December 11, Sunday (12:30 AM IST): England vs France at Al Bayt Stadium
England vs. France in the quarter-finals is arguably the most exciting contest, while Argentina vs. Netherlands is also expected to be a tough contest.
Portugal’s 6-1 win over Switzerland was the most one-sided result in the tournament’s round of 16. They will play against Morocco, the team that knocked Spain out of the tournament.
Complete Round of 16 Results:
- The Netherlands beat the USA 3-1
- Argentina beat Australia 2-1
- France beat Poland 3-1
- England beat Senegal 3-0
- Croatia beat Japan 3-1 on penalties (1-1 in 120 minutes)
- Brazil beat South Korea 4-1
- Morocco beats Spain on penalties (0-0 in 120 minutes)
- Portugal beat Switzerland 6-1
The semi-finals of the tournament will be held on 14 and 15 December and the final will be held on 18 December.
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