Argentina edged Belgium 1-0 last night (July 5) to reach the last-four for the first time since 1990. Also yesterday, Netherlands defeated Costa Rica 4-3 on penalties after 120 minutes of goalless contest.
Germany will be playing a record 13th time in the semi-finals and will face hosts Brazil, who will be without their star player Neymar.
All four semi-finalists have been unbeaten so far in the tournament.
Here is the schedule for Semi-finals (All times IST) For Local times Click here
- July 9 (Wednesday) - 1.30 AM - Brazil Vs Germany (Belo Horizonte)
- July 10 (Thursday) - 1.30 AM - Netherlands Vs Argentina (Sao Paulo)
- Third place play-off - July 13 (Sunday) - 1.30 AM
- Final - July 14 (Monday) - 12.30 AM
- Germany beat France 1-0
- Brazil beat Colombia 2-1
- Argentina beat Belgium 1-0
- Netherlands beat Costa Rica 4-3 on penalties (0-0 after extra time)