England to face Senegal on Sunday | France or Argentina in QFs?

England will face Senegal in the last 16 of the World Cup on Sunday after qualifying for the knockout stage as Group B winners.

The game will kick off at 7pm UK time on December 4.

England’s potential path to the World Cup final has now been set following the conclusion of their group stage.

If Gareth Southgate’s side progress past Senegal, they will play on Saturday December 10 against either the winners of Group D (currently topped by France) or the runners-up of Group C (currently Argentina).

Were they to reach the semi-finals, England would then feature on Wednesday December 14, with their current provisional opponents being Croatia, Japan, Portugal or Switzerland.

England potential route to the World Cup final

Round of 16 – Sunday December 4
England vs Senegal (Confirmed Group A runners-up) – Kick-off 7pm

Quarter-finals – Saturday December 10
England vs France or Argentina (Based on current group standings) – Kick-off 7pm

Semi-finals – Wednesday December 14
England vs Croatia/Japan/Portugal/Switzerland (Based on current group standings) – Kick-off 7pm

Provisional last-16 fixtures (Last updated: Tuesday November 29 based on current group tables)

Saturday December 3
49 – Netherlands (Confirmed winners of Group A) vs USA (Confirmed runners-up of Group B) – Kick-off 3pm
50 – Poland (Winners of Group C) vs Australia (Runners-up of Group D) – Kick-off 7pm

Sunday December 4
52 – France (Winners of Group D) vs Argentina (Runners-up of Group C) – Kick-off 3pm
51 – England(Winners of Group B) vs Senegal (Confirmed runners-up of Group A) – Kick-off 7pm

Monday December 5
53 – Spain (Winners of Group E) vs Morocco (Runners-up of Group F) – Kick-off 3pm
54 – Brazil (Winners of Group G) vs Ghana (Runners-up of Group H) – Kick-off 7pm

Tuesday December 6
55 – Croatia(Winners of Group F) vs Japan (Runners-up of Group E) – Kick-off 3pm
56 – Portugal (Winners of Group H) vs Switzerland (Runners-up of Group G) – Kick-off 7pm

Source : Sky Sports