In the quarterfinal match, which will be held at the Samara Arena on July 7, will meet the teams of Sweden and England-the founders of football were stronger than the Colombians in the penalty shootout.
In the last match of the 1/8 finals, the British looked stronger than the Colombians, but failed to resolve the issue related to the release to the next stage of the playoffs. The first half ended without goals, in the second Harry Kane first earned a penalty kick, and then he himself and realized it on 57 minutes of the match. The game went to the minimum victory of the England team, but Yerry Mina, who scored at the Samara Arena Senegal, in the third compensated minute head crossed the ball into the goal of Jordan Picford after the filing of the corner and moved the game into overtime.
In the first additional half, the Colombians looked even better than the British, in the second game was equalized. However, none of the teams managed to score. It came to the penalty shootout.
It is worth noting that of the eight matches of the 1/8 of the finals it was already the third, in which the winner was decided in a penalty shoot-out. Previously, the Russians were stronger than the Spaniards, and the Croats won the Danes.
The English didn't score first. On the third blow at the founders of football came the player "Liverpool" Jordan Henderson, who could not beat David Ospin. However, then the Colombians, who gained an advantage thanks to the game of their goalkeeper, missed a real chance to return to Samara for a quarter-final game. First Mateus Uribe struck the crossbar, after which Kieren Trippier equalized. And then Jordan Pickford took a hit from Carlos buck. The last penalty in the series was confidently realized by Eric Dyer, England won with the score 4: 3 and now goes to Samara - to the delight of many fans of Premier League clubs, who will be able to see the players of English teams in their hometown. The quarterfinal match will be held at the Samara Arena on July 7.