There are a total of 48 World Cup 2018 Group Stage matches by the end of which 16 teams will advance to the Second Round of the World Cup. That next set of World Cup 2018 fixtures is predetermined by the draw with the winners of Group A facing the runners up in Group B, the runners up in Group C facing the winners of Group D and so on. Once the full set of Second Round fixtures are known they will appear on this page with links to betting previews of each match.
After the Second Round has been played the potential World Cup 2018 winners will have been narrowed down to a short list of 8 and once again the Quarter Final matches will be predetermined by the original World Cup draw. All of the teams that progress from the World Cup Quarter Final are guaranteed one more match which is good news for the World Cup Top Scorer contenders. The winners of each Semi Final will obviously contest the World Cup Final whilst the losers of each Semi Final play in the Third Place Playoff, which is often one of the most entertaining and high scoring matches at the World Cup.
TO FIND THE BEST BETS AND ODDS AND THE MOST USEFUL STATS ON EACH OF THE WORLD CUP 2018 FIXTURES CLICK ON THE RELEVANT MATCH FROM THE LIST BELOW.