Most of the key countries who have history of wining FIFA world cup multiple times has out of the tournament at this stage. The group stages of 2018 FIFA World Cup has concluded and we have our last 16 teams who will play 8 knockout ties in the Round of 16 starting from 30th June 2018. There will be two knockout ties each day from 30th June to 03 July 2018 and than we move to the quarterfinals which will be played on 6th and 7th July 2018 followed by Semifinals on 10th & 11th July. The third place playoff will take place on 14th July and the big final on 15th July 2018.
- FIFA World Cup 2018 – Knockout Schedule
FIRST KNOCKOUT STAGE
30 June France vs Argentina 15:00 uk time Fisht Stadium, Sochi
30 June Portugal vs Uruguay 19:00 uk time Kazan Arena, Kazan
01 July Spain vs Russia 15:00 uk time Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow
01 July Croatia vs Denmark 19:00 uk time Nizhny Novgorod
02 July Brazil vs Mexico 15:00 uk time Cosmos Arena, Samara
02 July Belgium vs Japan 19:00 uk time Rostov-on-Don
03 July Sweden vs Switzerland 15:00 uk time Saint Petersburg
03 July England vs Colombia 19:00 uk time Otkrytiye Arena, Moscow
QUARTER FINAL STAGE BEGINS
06 July Quarter Final Match # 1 Nizhny Novgorod
06 July Quarter Final Match # 2 Kazan Arena, Kazan
07 July Quarter Final Match # 3 Fisht Stadium, Sochi
07 July Quarter Final Match # 4 Cosmos Arena, Samara
SEMIFINAL STAGE BEGINS
10 July Semifinal Match # 1 Saint Petersburg
11 July Semifinal Match # 2 Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow
14 July 3RD PLACE PLAYOFF Saint Petersburg
15 July THE BIG FINAL Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow
After the group stage, all knockout matches will be played at separate times with both Round of 16 and Quarterfinals stage set to have 2 game a day. First kickoff at 16:00 CET / 15:00 uk time and the second one at 20:00 CET / 19:00 uk time.
Semifinals will be taking place on 10th and 11th July 2018 and both games will kickoff at around 20:00 CET / 19:00 uk time. The final on 15th July takes place at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow after the short closing ceremony starting at around 17:00 CET / 16:00 uk time.