France's Mamadou Sakho tackles Thomas Müller of Germany during their quarterfinal match. Germany moved on to the semis with a 1-0 victory.
Brazil react to their 3-2 penalty kick win over Chile after regular and extra time ended in a 1-1 draw. In the day's other match, Colombia beat Uruguay 2-0.
Italy's Mario Balotelli during Italy's loss to Costa Rica during the teams' second Group D match in Recife. Costa Rica won the match 1-0, securing advancement to the knockout round for Costa Rica, while eliminating England.
A player rises for a header at a slightly less hyped tourney in Cuiabá, Brazil.
A shaft of light falls across the crowd at Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo, Brazil, scene of host nation Brazil's victory over Croatia in the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.