World Cup: Group A breakdown

Here’s how each team looks heading into the final set of Group A matches on Monday.

Brazil could still be elminated

Neymar is hoping to lead Brazil in the Round of 16 against Cameroon on Monday. A win or a draw will do. A loss makes things a lot more complicated. ( Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Here’s a breakdown of how each team fares heading into the final round of Group A matches on Monday. 

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Click here to see the Group B breakdown.

Brazil

Advances to Round of 16 with…

  • Win OR Draw vs. Cameroon
  • Loss vs. Cameroon AND Croatia loss vs. Mexico
  • Loss vs. Cameroon AND Mexico loss vs. Croatia AND combined Goal Difference of both losses is minus-1 or better for Brazil over Mexico.

Mexico

Advances to Round of 16 with…

  • Win OR Draw vs. Croatia
  • Loss vs. Croatia AND Brazil loss vs. Cameroon AND combined Goal Difference of both losses is plus-2 or better for Mexico over Brazil.

Croatia

Advances to Round of 16 with…

  • Win vs. Mexico
  • Draw vs. Mexico AND Brazil loss vs. Cameroon

Cameroon

*Eliminated from Round of 16*

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