In Pictures: Day 16 of World Cup 2022

Goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic saved three spot-kicks as Croatia beat Japan 3-1 in a penalty shootout to reach the World Cup quarter-finals for the third time after an enthralling 120-minute contest finished deadlocked at 1-1 on Monday. Meanwhile, Brazil lit up the night sky on Monday with one of the strongest performances of the World Cup to shred the Republic of Korea 4-1 and set up a quarter-final clash with Croatia.
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Croatia's Dominik Livakovic celebrates with Mario Pasalic, Josko Gvardiol, Dejan Lovren and Josip Juranovic after winning the penalty shootout and progressing to the quarter finals. REUTERS/Lee Smith

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Croatia's Dominik Livakovic and Luka Modric celebrate after winning the penalty shootout as Croatia progress to the quarter finals. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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Japan's Shuichi Gonda and Eiji Kawashima look dejected after the penalty shootout as Japan are eliminated from the World Cup. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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Croatia's Dominik Livakovic saves a penalty from Japan's Kaoru Mitoma during the shootout. REUTERS/Lee Smith

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Croatia's Dejan Lovren and Josko Gvardiol celebrate qualifying for the quarter finals as Japan players looks dejected after being eliminated from the World Cup. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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Japan's Daizen Maeda celebrates scoring their first goal with Wataru Endo. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

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Brazil's Vinicius Junior celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

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Brazil's Neymar celebrates scoring their second goal with Vinicius Junior, Raphinha and Lucas Paqueta. REUTERS/Carl Recine

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Brazil's Richarlison celebrates scoring their third goal with Brazil coach Tite and teammates. REUTERS/Pedro Nunes

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Brazil's Neymar carries a banner of former Brazil player Pele after the match. REUTERS/Pedro Nunes

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South Korea's Kim Young-gwon, Kim Min-jae and Jung Woo-young look dejected as they walk off at half time. REUTERS/Paul Childs

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South Korea's Son Heung-min reacts. REUTERS/Carl Recine

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Brazil's Casemiro in action with South Korea's Lee Kang-in. REUTERS/Carl Recine

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