Morocco sent shockwaves at the World Cup with a huge upset over Belgium while a rampant Croatia ensured Canada is the second team to crash out of the tournament. Costa Rica defeated Japan while Germany salvaged a draw against Spain.
Yahoo News Singapore brings some of the action from these matches in photos.
Belgium hasn't lost a group game in the World Cup since 1994, but now their hope for qualification for the last 16 has been severely dented.
There was a bizarre moment when Morocco's starting goalkeeper, who was named in the lineup, came out with the team and sang the national anthem before kickoff, but the reserve keeper was in front of goal when the game started.
Belgium's loss did not go down well with some fans who resorted to rioting in several cities in Belgium and the Netherlands.
Croatia 4 - 1 Canada
Canada scored the fastest goal at the current World Cup but they were thoroughly beaten by Croatia 4-1 in Group F.
As a result, Canada became the second team eliminated from the knockouts after host Qatar.
Croatia will play Belgium next in their final group game.
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"Moving to Singapore is about making sure the family wealth is kept safe and can last for several generations," the accountant said.
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Ukraine fought off a fresh Russian assault on the embattled eastern city of Bakhmut, its leaders said Saturday, as it endured a wave of shelling in the disputed Donetsk region.Russia unleashed a fresh wave of bombardment across the eastern front lines Saturday morning.