Tunisia Portraits - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Tunisia World Cup Squad Photos

FIFA’s rankings are notoriously inconsistent, so don’t put too much stock in Tunisia’s No. 14 ranking. Yes, the Eagles of Carthage put together a nine-game unbeaten streak ahead of Russia, but that run included a scoreless draw with Libya, a 2-2 result against the Democratic Republic of Congo, and 1-0 wins over Costa Rica and Iran. Coach Nabil Maaloul deserves a ton of credit for getting Tunisia to the tournament after a 12-year absence; if the experienced coach can somehow navigate past England and Belgium and get his team to the knockout rounds, he will become an instant legend.

Ellyes Skhiri Michael Regan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Ellyes Skhiri Wahbi Khazri Michael Regan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Wahbi Khazri Dylan Bronn Michael Regan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Dylan Bronn

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