Host nation Qatar crashed out of the World Cup on Friday after a second straight defeat before an uninspired England missed the chance to wrap up qualification for the last 16 following a 0-0 draw with the United States.
Argentina will seek to save their World Cup skins in Qatar on Saturday when Lionel Messi and his teammates face Mexico in a match they cannot afford to lose.
And one consequence of this result is that the host nation, already beaten twice, are the first team to be eliminated from their own World Cup.
Host nation Qatar were pushed to the brink of an early elimination from their own World Cup on Friday after a 3-1 defeat to Senegal
FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Senegal secure a 3-1 win over Qatar to leave the hosts on the brink of elimination.
FIFA launched disciplinary proceedings on Tuesday over chants by Ecuador fans during their World Cup opener against hosts Qatar.
An Argentinian TV reporter was robbed during a live show at the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. The reporter was left stunned upon hearing what the cops had to say about the situation.
The FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off on Sunday with a glittering opening ceremony at the Al Bayt Stadium
The fans in India had a problem in streaming the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup as Jio Cinema kept on buffering. Many users then took to Twitter to slam the platform for not having the best possible streaming for the biggest event in the world.
Ecuador thought they had made a dream start when they silenced the home fans as Valencia headed in, only for the goal to be ruled out by VAR for an offside in the build-up.
FIFA World Cup 2022, Qatar vs Ecuador Live: Enner Valencia scored twice in the first-half to give Ecuador a 2-0 at the break against Qatar in the opening match of the FIFA World Cup at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khol
FIFA World Cup, Qatar vs Ecuador: Football fans around the world will be witnessing a thrilling encounter as Qatar take on Ecuador, in the opening clash of the FIFA World Cup 2022
FIFA World Cup 2022, Opening Ceremony: The first game of the prestigious football event will be between the host country Qatar and Ecuador, at 9:30 PM
German legend Jurgen Klinsmann said on Saturday that an underdog could go far in what he is predicting will be a "World Cup of surprises" in Qatar
It is widely accepted Qatar has spent $200 billion on hosting football's biggest event and it will get its first glimpse at the final product at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor when the hosts take on Ecuador.
South Korea have only reached the knock-out round once since 2002 and their chances have been dealt a blow by a facial injury to striker Son Heung-min