After talking about first five groups of this competition, it’s time to analyze Group F of 2018 FIFA World Cup. All teams, matches schedule, predictions, points table and standings of this group are available here. Presenting you a group which is consists of World Champions. The group stage of Football World Cup always plays a crucial role in every edition. It gives a hint about which team will go further in the competition. Each and every rival is well aware of other’s performance and also holds good experience. But it is not the only experience which will count. Football in recent few years has been changed a lot. No one can easily predict the actual winner. Will there be new surprises in this World Cup? You check out the complete info about Group F.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Group F Teams
- South Korea
The four times World Cup Champions Germany qualified for the 19th World Cup. On 5th of October 2017, the Germans were officially announced as the winner of Group C in UEFA qualifiers. Germany was the only team in the UEFA qualifiers who maintain 100% record in the qualification and won all 10 qualification matches. Also, they scored 43 goals throughout the competition and conceded just 4, maintained goal difference of 39.
Mexico will make 16th appearance in Russia. Being winners of CONCACAF 5th Round, Mexico booked a place in the finals. They finished at the top spot in the fifth round with 21 points in 10 games. Mexico has played 15 World Cup editions but never gone beyond quarterfinals in 1970 and 1986.
After 12 years, Sweden made come back in the World Cup being winners of UEFA second round. Meanwhile, South Korea made back to back appearance in the finals after 2014 World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Group F Schedule
The matches of Group F will be played from 17 to 27 June 2018. Only top two teams from this group will qualify for the round of 16. Winners of this group will play against runners-up of Group E, while runners-up of this group will face winners of Group E. Check out the complete schedule of this World Cup below.
|Germany vs Mexico||17 June 2018||4:00 pm||Luzhniki Stadium|
|Sweden vs South Korea||18 June 2018||1:00 pm||Nizhny Novgorod Stadium|
|South Korea vs Mexico||23 June 2018||7:00 pm||Rostov Arena|
|Germany vs Sweden||23 June 2018||4:00 pm||Fisht Olympic|
|South Korea vs Germany||27 June 2018||3:00 pm||Kazan Arena|
|Mexico vs Sweden||27 June 2018||3:00 pm||Central Stadium|
FIFA World Cup 2018 Group F Predictions
Without any doubt, the Germans are likely to advance to the round of 16 as winners of this group. Mexico is also one of the favorites, but Sweden and South Korea also have the potential to do so. Mexico went beyond the group stage in last World Cup as they finished Brazil in 2014 FIFA World Cup. So they are more favorites to go into the knock out round than Sweden and South Korea.
Our Prediction: Germany and Mexico to the round of 16 as winners and runners-up respectively.
- FIFA World Cup 2018 Group A
- FIFA World Cup 2018 Group B
- FIFA World Cup 2018 Group C
- FIFA World Cup 2018 Group D
- FIFA World Cup 2018 Group E