And so we are onto the final matches of the group stage. Some will go through, and others will go home. Apart from in Group A, of course, where Russia and Uruguay meet having both already secured their place in the round of 16. Remarkably, six of our pundits go for a 1-1 draw, with four going for Uruguay. Seems a real surprise that no one is predicting Russia, the joint top-scoring team in the tournament.
FIFA World Cup Live, Uruguay vs Russia: Lowest ranked side at the World Cup, Russia will face their toughest challenge so far against Uruguay on Monday. The undefeated teams play in Samara with top spot in the group to play for. Both are already assured of progressing to the round of 16. This is the farthest Russia has gone at the World Cup in the post-Soviet era. And it will only get tougher when they take on a daunting Uruguay side comprising of Luis Suarez. Later, in the knockouts, they face the best two from Group B, which includes Portugal and Spain.
Finally, it’s Iran vs. Portugal. Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. need a point to go through, while Iran know they can guarantee passage with a shock win. Seven pundits go for the Portugal win, while ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti, Raph Honigstein and Steve Nicol think 1-1 will be the result.
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