Later on Saturday, host nation Russian Federation looks to clinch their first-ever semifinal berth when they take on Croatia as +285 underdogs. But since their exit and Germany's too, Brazil shirts were in huge demand after their win over Mexico (in the pre-quarters).
"We are here to try and win the World Cup and are very united".
"We have players to overcome all defences", he added.
However, the match will be filmed "live" at 1600 GMT - posters are to be placed banning mobile phones being switched on so people know the score - as speeches are due at the time of kick-off. We showed our character after they scored.
"We want to keep making that history".
The 2018 World Cup final will be played July 15 at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
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An impressive Croatia outfit led by midfield lynchpins Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic stand in their way on Saturday in Sochi, but coach Stanislav Cherchesov said his side were boosted by the support of President Vladimir Putin.
"Of course when the president supports you, it makes us comfortable".
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"The set piece situation will be a clear factor - for the first time I think we are coming up against a country that is more or less on par with us in that respect", warned Andersson.
Brazil had hope of a comeback when Renato Augusto headed in after 76 minutes but it was not enough for the five-time winners.
A first-half double, courtesy of a Fernandinho own-goal (13) and a rasping De Bruyne (31) finish, gave Belgium a big enough cushion in order to repel a Brazilian onslaught in the second period.
"It's an extraordinary team [France] but when you reach the semi-finals of a World Cup you're never going to find ordinary opposition", he said.
"I won't talk about my future right now - it's not appropriate as I'm still thinking about the match".
"You can say that the World Cup for Bengalis is over", current India full-back Pritam Kotal told IANS.
Uruguay sorely missed striker Edinson Cavani in their match against France as Raphaël Varane's and Antoine Griezmann's goals put the Europeans ahead 2-0. "He doesn't know what we have to do to succeed in football", he said.
When asked if Kane could challenge Ronaldo and Messi, Southgate said: "The world always changes, teams go through evolution".