When Jan Bednarek’s goal in the 59th minute put Poland up for good, Japan's hopes of advancing looked to be in jeopardy. But thanks to a Colombia win over Senegal — and a FIFA Fair Play tiebreak — the Samurai Blue advanced to the knockout round despite the losing effort. Here, the best photos from a stunning and suspenseful afternoon at Volgograd Arena.Francois Nel/Getty Images Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Julian Finney/Getty Images
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