World Cup Results 2014: Scores, Updated Table, Standings, Fixtures After Day 6

Day 6 of the World Cup wrapped up on Tuesday night with a 1-1 draw between Russia and South Korea.

The day started off with a comeback win by Belgium over Algeria.

The middle game was a thriller between Mexico and Brazil, which surprisingly ended in a 0-0 draw.

Every team in the World Cup has now played at least one game.

Check out the latest group standings, results, and fixtures below.

Standings

Group A

Brazil, 1-1-0, 4 points
Mexico, 1-1-0, 4 points
Cameroon, 0-1, 0 points
Croatia, 0-1, 0 points

Group B

Netherlands, 1-0, 3 points
Chile, 1-0, 3 points
Australia, 0-1, 0 points
Spain, 0-1, 0 points

Group C

Colombia, 1-0, 3 points
Ivory Coast, 1-0, 3 points
Japan, 0-1, 0 points
Greece, 0-1, 0 points

Group D

Costa Rica, 1-0, 3 points
Italy, 1-0, 3 points
England, 0-1, 0 points
Uruguay, 0-1, 0 points

Group E

Switzerland, 1-0, 3 points
France, 1-0, 3 points
Ecuador, 0-1, 0 points
Honduras, 0-1, 0 points

Group F

Argentina, 1-0, 3 points
Iran, 0-1-0, 1 point
Nigeria, 0-1-0, 1 point
Bosnia, 0-1, 0 points

Group G

Germany, 1-0, 3 points
United States, 1-0, 3 points
Ghana, 0-1, 0 points
Portugal, 0-1, 0 points

Group H

Belgium, 1-0, 3 points
Korea, 0-1-0, 1 point
Russia, 0-1-0, 1 point
Algeria, 0-1, 0 points

Upcoming Matches

July 18

Australia vs Netherlands, Group B (12 p.m. EDT)
Spain vs Chile, Group B (3 p.m.)
Cameroon vs Croatia, Group A (6 p.m.)

July 19

Columbia vs Ivory Coast, Group C (12 p.m.)
Uruguay vs England (3 p.m.)
Japan vs Greece (6 p.m.)

July 20

Italy vs Costa Rica (12 p.m.)
Switzerland vs France (3 p.m.)
Honduras vs Ecuador (6 p.m.)

Day 6 Results

Belgium vs Algeria — Belgium wins 2-1

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil—Belgium opened its World Cup Group H campaign with a 2-1 comeback win over Algeria on Tuesday, relying on second-half goals from two substitutes.

Marouane Fellaini’s strong glancing header in the 70th minute with his back to goal came from a Kevin De Bruyne cross. Fellaini had only come onto the pitch five minutes earlier and was coach Marc Wilmots’ final substitution.

Ten minutes later, Dries Mertens’ shot beat Algeria’s goalkeeper from close range after Eden Hazard set him up for the decider. Mertens came on at the start of the second half.

Algeria attacking midfielder Sofiane Feghouli converted a penalty to give his country a surprise lead in the 25th.

Brazil vs Mexico — Game ends in 0-0 draw

FORTALEZA, Brazil—Goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa made a series of outstanding saves to help Mexico hold Brazil to a 0-0 draw in the teams’ second group-stage match at the World Cup on Tuesday.

The result leaves both teams with four points each in Group A.

Ochoa just managed to keep Neymar from scoring in the 26th minute, with the Brazilian’s header set to fly just inside the post when Ochoa dived to his right to push the ball wide.

Ochoa also made three other difficult saves to keep the hosts from breaking the deadlock — a shot by Paulinho, a second-half effort by Neymar and a close-range header by Thiago Silva in the 86th minute which produced a remarkable block by the Mexico keeper.

Russia vs Korea — Game ends in 1-1 draw

CUIABA, Brazil—Alexander Kerzhakov scored with one of his first touches after coming on as a substitute to earn Russia a 1-1 draw with South Korea on Tuesday in a World Cup match marked by the first big goalkeeping error of the tournament.

Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev spilled Lee Keun-ho’s speculative shot into his own net to gift South Korea a 68th-minute lead at the Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba in Group H.

But Kerzhakov bailed his teammate out, turning in a shot from close range in the 74th — three minutes after coming on as a substitute — to rescue a point for Russia in a poor-quality match.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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