Argentina and Portugal are out of the World Cup. Next: Spain vs. Russia and Croatia vs. Denmark

Argentina's goalkeeper Franco Armani (R) eyes the ball after conceding the fourth goal to France during the Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between France and Argentina at th
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The World Cup's first day of knockout eliminations Saturday saw Argentina, helmed by Lionel Messi, lose to France 4-3; while Portugal, led by Cristiano Ronaldo, fell to Uruguay 2-1. France and Uruguay will advance to the quarterfinals on Friday while the remaining 12 teams in the round of 16 battle it out over the coming week. Sunday's most anticipated match is Spain vs. Russia, the latter the host of this year's tournament, after which Croatia plays Denmark.

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