Only winning the World Cup or coming painfully close will spare Roberto Martinez from condemnation as Belgium seek to fulfil their destiny.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are both heading home from Russia, leaving the star duo to view the World Cup from afar.
Cristiano Ronaldo may no longer be the tricky winger of his younger days, but he is firmly among the best forwards. So, beware Uruguay.
The commitment of fans to following their teams at the World Cup has been impressive, but two Iceland supporters surely take the crown.
Ahmed Musa produced the goods for Nigeria when they most needed them, meaning they will face off against Argentina for a last-16 spot.
Another impressive performance earned a point for Australia but with Denmark on the ropes Tim Cahill was once again left on the bench.
Alexander Zverev says he is falling in love with the Yorkshire accent increasingly during what is his best run at a grand slam.
After more than three months out, Neymar returned to action for Brazil and scored a fine goal, with the World Cup just around the corner.
The resignation of Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid coach could have wider implications for a number of stars.
After recording his sixth international hat-trick, we look at Lionel Messi's list of three-goal performances for Argentina.