After starting Russian Federation 2018 with five representatives from the continent, Tunisia, Egypt, Morroco, and Nigeria have all suffered elimination at the first round.
Aliou Cisse's team finished with the same number of points, same goal difference and goals scored as their Asian rivals in Group H - the first three deciders of ranking in the pools.
"We know we already have 15 million Senegalese behind us and now we have all the continent".
Igor Smolnikov of Russian Federation reacts after being shown a second yellow card by referee Antonio Malang Diedhiou during a Group A match against Uruguay earlier this week. They're all going to support us.
For once in a tie, Greek PM Tsipras hails new debt deal
Athens faces bond repayments of around 7 percent of its output next year, the first after its third bailout ends in August. Once the bailout is over, Greece will have to finance itself by borrowing on worldwide bond markets.
He's come on incredibly - Jones lauds Lingard
Jesse Lingard made a decision to donate £350 worth of training gear to one of the youth teams he played with as a youngster. I think, possibly, the manager for England has a little bit more belief in him than his club manager (Mourinho).
Hernandez nets as Mexico see off South Korea
Both teams will conclude group play Wednesday, with Mexico facing Sweden and South Korea taking on Germany . Son Heung-min's stunning late strike in stoppage time created a tense finish to the game.
It is only the third time Japan have reached the round of 16 after 2002 World Cup the country hosted with South Korea and the 2010 tournament in South Africa. "We will not give up and I think there will be great things in the future".
Previously, a random drawing of lots would have decided which team would advance between Japan and Senegal.
If England were to win that quarter-final, their semi-final opponent could be any of Uruguay, Portugal, France, Denmark, Nigeria, Argentina (if they manage to get out of the group) or even Iceland at 7pm on July 10 at Saint Petersburg Stadium.