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Robert Lewandowski's Poland were unceremoniously dumped out following defeat to Colombia, who can guarantee a place in the last 16 by beating Senegal in their concluding game in Group H.

France have qualified. Denmark, who play the French, need a point to join them.

In the other Group B fixture, Portugal were held by Iran who could have even won it late on.

France are already through but will want to beat Denmark on Tuesday to take top spot, although a draw would also keep them clear.

Monday's dead rubber match in Group A saw 45-year-old Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary deny Saudi Arabia's Fahad Al-Muwallad from the spot .

Earlier, Portugal coach Fernando Santos called Iran "the best Asian team" at the moment. With the victor, Ronaldo passed Puskas for the most worldwide goals by a European player with 85.

If two teams are tied for points, the following tiebreakers will be applied in this order: Goal difference, goals scored, head-to-head result, head-to-head goal difference, head-to-head goals scored, fair play points and finally drawing lots. The question for all four countries is whether they will win their group or advance as the runner-up.

To go through, Argentina need to beat Nigeria while hoping Iceland lose to or draw with Croatia.

Brazil would be safely through with a win or a draw against Serbia and will top the group unless Switzerland better their result, or match it with a better goal margin. If Iceland do beat Croatia, then Jorge Sampaoli's side can still qualify if they beat Nigeria by two more goals than Iceland win their game.

But they failed to exhibit the same performance against Morocco with only a moment of brilliance from five-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo rescuing the Portuguese. Messi's men have to beat the Super Eagles to move onto four points, giving themselves a chance of progressing. If Portugal win the group, they'll stay on the right side of the bracket.

A draw or even a loss to already out Costa Rica can take the Swiss to the knockouts, provided Serbia also lose.

Group F suddenly looks a bit different after that late victor. If both Sweden and Germany win it is possible for the Swedes to advance on goal difference.

If both Brazil and Switzerland win then the group victor could be decided by disciplinary records: Brazil have three yellows, Switzerland four. England are now on two yellows to the three of Belgium. Senegal and Colombia play off with the victor qualifying, while a draw will be enough for the African side - or could see both through if Japan were to lose.

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