Christiano Ronaldo stole the show on match-day 2 with a hat-trick of goals for Portugal to gain his country a draw against favourites Spain.

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It wasn’t a good day out for the African contingent as both African teams that were involved lost their games with Mohamed Salah only making it to the bench for Egypt.

Match-Day 2 Results:

Egypt 0-1 Uruguay

Morocco 0-1 Iran

Portugal 3-3 Spain

Match-Day 3 Fixtures:

France v Australia (12h00)

Our Prediction (3-1)

Argentina v Island (15h00) 

Messi will look to stamp his mark on the world cup as Argentina play their first game of the tournament. Many fans will expect Lionel Messi to come up with a response to Ronaldos hat-trick from last nights draw. This as the Ronaldo v Messi debate comes full circle in a tournament that is considered the crown jewel in any players pursuit of the GOAT crown.

Our Prediction (4-1)

Peru v Denmark (18h00) 

Our Prediction (2-1)

Croatia v Nigeria (21h00) 

Our Prediction (1-1)