The 2014 World Cup is perhaps one of the most exciting World Cups in recent times. While previous editions had outright favourites, this one doesn’t have a firm one. Day 7 of the quadrennial event has in store for us six exciting teams. Belgium take on Algeria, Russia play South Korea. Brazil play their second against Mexico.

World Cup ’10-Day 12: A Day of Dramatic Qualifications & Exits

Day 12 saw a merciful end to a miserable French campaign at the hands of the host, who were also knocked out of the tournament. Nigeria, Africa's last hope of a team in the Round of 16, were denied entry to the next stage by a resolute Korean fightback, while Messi and co. proved to be a handful for the Greeks. Read more to see a summary of the day's highlights.