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After the Group Stage, the field has gotten more open with defending World Cup champion Spain not even making it past two games while in contention. The U.S. held off Portugal to advance despite giving up a game-tying goal against Portugal itself. Costa Rica won a group with three former World Cup winners.
With some big surprises, some of our experts were thrown for a loop. There were plenty of games that led to leads being opened up, but plenty more to come to make up the deficit. But for now, check below for the updated results, and check back Saturday for the Round of 16 picks.
|Name||John||Josh||KC||Matthew||Nick B||Nick G|
|Group C||Winner||Columbia||Ivory Coast||Columbia||Japan||Greece||Columbia|
|Runner Up||Japan||Columbia||Greece||Ivory Coast||Ivory Coast||Greece|
|Runner Up||Nigeria||Nigeria||Bosnia and
|Runner Up||South Korea||South Korea||Algeria||Russia||Russia||Russia|