Uruguay striker Luis Suarez, when asked about Griezmann prior to the match, replied honestly: "Antoine, no matter how much he says that he's half-Uruguayan is French and does not know what the Uruguayan feeling is", said Suarez.
The Atletico Madrid star scored one goal and set up another during the last-eight match in Nizhny Novgorod and was named man of the match for the second time at Russian Federation 2018.
"It's quite simple, getting a daughter is the most lovely thing you can get as a human being and for a footballer, it's a dream to play in the quarterfinal of the World Cup, so I am just trying to enjoy the moment", Granqvist said in a press conference on Thursday.
France continues its record of never having lost a World Cup game in which they've been leading at half-time.
South America will be absent from the World Cup semi-finals for the fifth time in the tournament's history after the continent's top players either failed to excel or suffered injuries at key moments during the tournament in Russian Federation.
Suarez, who scored two goals in the group stage, didn't get a single touch on the ball in France's penalty area for the entire match.
Uruguay were dealt a devastating blow before kick-off in Nizhny Novgorod when Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani was ruled out following an injury he picked up in the win against Portugal.
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Their bodies were recovered Wednesday when police rappelled to the pool via helicopter because the area is otherwise inaccessible. Lyakh and Gamble were reportedly sentenced to seven days in jail and banned from accessing U.S. public lands for five years.
Mbappe and Rodriguez were both shown yellow cards for their role in the incident, as France held on to their 2-0 lead to book a place in the final four.
Didier Deschamps (France Coach): "I don't necessarily have convictions, but I've always been certain about some things".
Many of them stopped in the Shannon bar in the centre of the city, on the banks of the Volga river, hours before the game to sing songs and hang up flags. "It's disappointing he hasn't got a goal this World Cup but he has done a lot of hard work". "But we said that we're an improving side who want to make our own history".
The 2018 World Cup final will be played July 15 at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
Sweden lags as a +370 bet on Saturday's World Cup odds, and are also pegged as distant +2500 longshots on the championships odds. But it has undergone a revival in the last 12 years under the 71-year-old Tabarez, a former elementary school teacher.
We faced a really great opponent and we couldn't reach our peak.
James, 39, from Essex, said: "If we can nick one I think they'll struggle".