2014 FIFA World Cup


July 8
Memorable moments from Round of 16 and quarter-final matches at the 2014 World Cup.

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Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne, left, challenges American Jermaine Jones for the ball during their July 1 match. Belgium won, 2-1, in extra time, eliminating the U.S. from the tournament. Francisco Leong/AFP

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U.S. goalie Tim Howard, center, prepares to save a goal by Belgium's Vincent Kompany, in red. Howard made a record-breaking 16 saves during the match on July 1. Francisco Leong/AFP

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American Chris Wondolowski, left, shoots past Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois during their match on July 1. Wondolowski missed the goal, and the game went into extra time. Francisco Leong/AFP

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American fans react as they watch a live broadcast of the U.S.-Belgium match at Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana Beach on July 1. The U.S. lost in extra time. Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP

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Germany's Mats Hummels, left, scores during his team's match against France on July 4. Germany defeated France, 1-0, and advanced to the semifinals. Christophe Simon/AFP

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France's Mathieu Debuchy heads the ball during his team's quarter-final loss against Germany in Rio de Janeiro's Maracana Stadium on July 4. Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP

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Colombia's Fredy Guarín, left, vies with Brazil's David Luiz during their quarter-final match on July 4. Brazil won, 2-1, and advanced to the semifinals. Gabriel Bouys/AFP

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Colombia's James Rodriguez runs with the ball during his team's match against Brazil in Fortaleza's Castelao Stadium on July 4. Brazil won, 2-1. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

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Brazil's Neymar is injured during his team's quarter-final match against Colombia on July 4. Neymar did not play the rest of the tournament. Eitan Abramovich/AFP

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Argentinian players celebrate their win over Belgium on July 5. Argentina's 1-0 victory sent them to the semifinals for the first time since 1990. Adrian Dennis/AFP

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Netherlands' Arjen Robben, center, vies with Costa Rica's Júnior Díaz, left, and Michael Umaña during their quarter-final match on July 5. Netherlands won, 4-3, after penalty kicks. Gabriel Bouys/AFP

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Netherlands players celebrate after winning their quarter-final match against Costa Rica on July 5. Netherlands advanced to the semi-finals after a 4-3 penalty shootout. Odd Andersen/AFP

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