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Daniel van Buyten and Arjen Robben fight for the right to play two more matches

Laurence Griffiths

SB Nation's 2014 World Cup Bracket'

Argentina vs. Belgium

12:00 PM EDT | SB Nation Preview

Bayern Player: Daniel van Buyten
Location: Estádio Nacional de Brasília, Brasília, Brazil
Referee: Nicola Rizzoli (Italy)
Television and Streaming

Argentina (4-3-3)

Manager: Alejandro Sabella

Ezequiel Lavezzi – Lionel Messi – Gonzalo Higuaín

Ángel di María – Javier Mascherano – Lucas Biglia

José Basanta – Ezequiel Garay – Martín Demichelis – Pablo Zabaleta

Sergio Romero

Bench: Mariano Andújar, Augustin Orión, Hugo Campagnaro, Frederico Fernández, Ricardo Álvarez, Maxi Rodriguez, Augusto Fernández, Fernando Gago, Enzo Pérez, Rodrigo Palacio

Belgium (4-2-3-1)

Manager: Marc Wilmots

Divock Origi

Edin Hazard – Kevin Mirallas – Kevin de Bruyne [WOB]

Axel Witsel – Marouane Fellaini

Jan Vergtonghen – Vincent Kompany – Daniel van Buyten [FCB] – Toby Anderweireld

Thibaut Courtois

Bench: Sammy Bossut, Simon Mignolet, Thomas Vermaelen, Nicolas Lombaerts, Anthony Vanden Borre, Laurent Ciman, Mousa Dembélé, Steven Defour, Adnan Januzaj, Nacer Chadli, Dries Mertens, Romelu Lukaku

Netherlands vs. Costa Rica

4:00 PM EDT | SB Nation Preview

Bayern Player: Arjen Robben
Location: Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil
Referee: Ravshan Irmatov (Uzbekistan)
Television and Streaming

Netherlands (3-4-2-1)

Manager: Louis van Gaal

Robin van Persie

Memphis Depay – Arjen Robben [FCB]

Daley Blind – Wesley Sneijder – Georginio Wijnaldum – Dirk Kuijt

Bruno Martins Indi – Ron Vlaar – Stefan de Vrij

Jasper Cillessen

Bench: Tim Krul, Michel Vorm, Joel Veltman, Daryl Janmaat, Paul Verhaegh [FCA], Nigel de Jong, Terence Kongolo, Jordy Claise, Jonathan de Guzmán, Jeremain Lens, Leroy Fer, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar [S04]

Costa Rica (5-3-2)

Manager: Jorge Pinto

Joel Campbell

Christian Bolaños – Yeltsin Tejada – Celso Borges – Brian Ruiz

Junior Diaz – Michael Umaña – Giancarlo Gonzalez – Jhonny Acosta – Christian Gamboa

Keylor Navas

Bench: Daniel Cambronero, Patrick Pemberton, Waylon Francis, Dave Myrie, Óscar Granados, José Cubero, Michael Barrantes, Randall Brenes, Diego Calvo, Marcos Ureña

Suspended: Óscar Duarte