The 2018 World Cup group stages have drawn to a close, and with the knockout phase just around the corner, it’s worth looking back on the brilliance we’ve seen so far.
Champions Germany were knocked out, finishing bottom of their group after an historic defeat to South Korea, while the likes of Argentina and Spain struggled through to the last 16.
There were some incredible goals from the likes of Ricardo Quaresma, Cristiano Ronaldo and Denis Cheryshev, creating some memorable moments in Russia already.
England captured the nation’s hearts with two well-executed victories over Tunisia and Panama, sparking celebrations in Russia and around the home island.
Jesse Lingard hit the pick of the goals for Gareth Southgate’s men, while captain Harry Kane tops the goalscoring charts with five goals from just two appearances.
Ahead of the start of the last 16, the BBC have put together a brilliant montage of the best bits from the opening round of fixtures, and it’s bound to get you excited for the knockout stages to get underway.
Narrowing down the 42 hat-tricks Messi’s scored.
There are some big names, but this isn’t easy.
It’s been a long road to Man Utd for Colin Little.
Should Chelsea have kept any of their loanees?
Only one of these is still at the club.
Why on earth did I agree to share these results?
Some of these choices haven’t aged well.
What does history suggest about Liverpool’s hopes?
How well do you know Champions League football?
Age is just a number for these players.