Costa Rica v Serbia: Fantasy Tips

When: 17TH June – 17:30 IST
Where: Samara Arena, Samara

Form
Costa Rica: W L W L L
Serbia: D L W L W

Predicted Starting 11
Costa Rica: Keylor Navas (GK), Oscar Duarte, Johnny Acosta, Giancarlo Gonzalez, Bryan Oviedo, Cristian Gamboa, Celso Borges, David Guzman, Christian Bolanos, Bryan Ruiz (C), Marco Urena

Serbia: Vladimir Stojković, Branislav Ivanović, Duško Tošić, Nikola Milenković, Aleksandar Kolarov (C), Nemanja Matić, Sergej Milinković-Savić, Filip Kostić, Dušan Tadić, Adem Ljajić, Aleksandar Mitrović

Players to watch out for:

Bryan Oviedo: Backed by good season with Sutherland, Oviedo will be confident to stand tall today.

Bryan Ruiz: The captain definitely will be the key player for Costa Rica. His short passes are something to watch out for.

Aleksandar Mitrović: With an excellent outing for Fulham where he scored 12 goals in 17 appearances, he will look to start on a good note.

Keylor Navas: Coming in after being a part of Real Madrid that went on to win the championship recently, Navas will be of immense importance to Costa Rica’s fortunes

Australia v France: Fantasy Tips

When: 16th June 2018 – 15:30 IST
Where: Kazan Arena, Kazan

Head to Head
Total Matches: 4
France: 2 (50%)
Australia: 1 (25%)
Draws: 1 (25%)

Form (oldest to most recent)
France: L W W W D (good form)
Australia: W L D W W (decent form)

Paul Pogba: The mid-fielder finally will have a chance to express himself while playing for his country.

Andrew Nabbout: With ten goals and seven assists this season, Nabbout will be the player to watch out for.

Tim Cahill: The 38-year-old is doubtful for the clash and mostly will be benched by the coach Van Marwijk

Griezmann and Mbappe: The deadly duo will lead France’s attack. Especially, Griezmann who has scored 44 goals in 49 matches.

Portugal v Spain: Preview

When: 15th June, – 23:30 IST
Where: Fisht Stadium, Sochi
Form:
PORTUGAL: W L D D W
SPAIN: D D W D W

Head To Head
Total Matches: 36
Spain: 18
Portugal: 6
Draws: 12

Predicted XI:
Portugal
Rui Patricio (GK), Cedric, Pepe, Bruno Alves, Raphaël Guerreiro, Bernardo Silva, Joao Moutinho, William Carvalho, Bruno Fernandes, Goncalo Guedes, Cristiano Ronaldo

Spain
David de Gea (GK), Jordi Alba, Gerard Pique, Sergio Ramos, Álvaro Odriozola, Thiago Alcantara, Sergio Busquets, Andres Iniesta, Isco, David Silva, Rodrigo

Players to watch out for:
Sergio Ramos & Christiano Ronaldo: The key battle will be between the Real Madrid team-mates and do expect physical tussles as Ramos will love to take on his opponents just like the way he did against Mo Salah in the Champion’s league final.

Goncalo Guedes: One of the top-scorers for Portugal team will look to start well against Spain.

David de Gea: Regarded as the world’s best Goal-keeper, Gea received his 18th clean sheet of the premier league season and also secured his first Premier League Golden Glove this year. Watch out for him!