It has officially been over a week since the FIFA World Cup in Russia began. There has been nothing short of action on the field as we have seen a considerable amount of penalties being awarded in the encounters that have taken place.
Today, June 22, Nigeria will take on Iceland in Group D, Saturday will see Germany face Sweden and on Sunday, Poland battle against Colombia in Group H.
Nigeria v Iceland (FIFA World Cup – Group D)
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Useful facts: Iceland might be the smallest country to compete in the World Cup, however, their defence is very solid and with their unique transitional play, Nigeria will have to work their way around their opponents.
Collen Mashawa: Iceland
Germany v Sweden (FIFA World Cup – Group F)
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Useful facts: The Germans are well aware that a win is a must for them if they want to step closer to retaining their title. However, Sweden are no walkovers and will be looking to maintain their number one position in Group F.
Collen Mashawa: Germany
Poland v Colombia (FIFA World Cup – Group H)
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Useful facts: Both countries are on zero points after their first encounters. This promises to be an exciting encounter as the two will be gunning to walk away with a victory.
Collen Mashawa: Colombia