FIFA World Cup 2018, Round Of 16: Russia Knock Out Spain, Croatia Beat Denmark On Penalty Shootout
Russia caused a major upset by knocking out Spain from the World Cup 2018. Meanwhile, Croatia beat Denmark 3-2 on penalties in a thriller.
The first match of the second day of Round of 16 saw Russia take on Spain. (All images courtesy AFP)
Spain took an early lead in the game after Russia's own goal.
Gerard Pique handball in the box helped Russia equalise in the 42nd minute from the spot.
Spain vs Russia match went into penalty shootout after playing out a 1-1 draw after extra-time.
Russia beat Spain 4-3 on penalty shootout to qualify for the quarters.
The second match of the day saw Croatia face Denmark.
Mathias Jorgensen put Denmark in the lead in the first minute.
Mario Mandzukic's equaliser (4th minute) came in 1 minute 52 seconds.
Croatia vs Denmark went into penalty shootout after playing out a 1-1 draw after extra-time.
Croatia beat Denmark 3-2 on penalty shootout to qualify for the quarters.