The French team confidently passed the group tournament, losing points in only one match, but the French made a draw with the Danes deliberately, not wishing to waste their energy. In the 1/8 finals, France without any problems beat Argentina – the leaders showed their best qualities, in particular stood out Kilian Mbappa, who tore up the defense of “albiseleste”. The team Didier Deschamps won 4: 3, confident and fully deserved.
The Belgian national team did not save much power – the team of Roberto Martinez came to the World Championship to show the game. And this “red devils” was completely successful – in the group stage the Belgians were not equal in their entertainment, the team tried to maximize its attack potential. Even the reserve squad appeared in the third round against England did not begin to serve the number, defeating the English with a score of 1: 0, thereby securing the first line.