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1. On 3 July 2018, in the city north-west of Russia, Sweden beat Switzerland to reach the quarter-final stage. What city is located on the Neva Riva at the eastern end of the Gulf of Finland?
2. On 18 June 2018, England won their first match against Tunisia 2-1 at the industrial city where you can find the Motherhood Statue. What city was formerly known as Tsaritsyn from 1580s to 1920s?
3. On 7 July 2018, Croatia ended the dream of hosts Russia in this stadium. What southern-most city, that is located at the north east coast of the Black Sea, hosted this match?
4. On 2 July 2018, Japan nearly upset Belgium at the arena located in a port city. What port city is located near to the Sea of Azov and lies on a river which forms part of the city's name?
5. On 6 July 2018, France eliminated Uruguay in the first quarter-final match at this venue located in the historic area known as the Split (Streki). Which city, located 400 km (250 mi) east of Moscow, is the administrative capital of Volga Federal District?
6. Five-time champion Brazil was defeated by Belgium in this host city known as the "Sports capital" of Russia. What city is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan?
7. At the Central Stadium of this city, Uruguay won their first match with a 1-0 victory over Egypt. What city is named after Catherine I, the wife of Peter the Great?
8. At the Mordovia Arena in this city, Japan upset Colombia 2-1. Which host city is located at the confluence of the Saranka and Insar Rivers in the Volga Basin, 630 km (394 mi) east of Moscow?
9. On 7 July 2018, England defeated Sweden at Cosmo Arena to make it to their first semi-final since 1990. What city with this stadium is located 857 km (532 mi) southeast of Moscow, and shares the name of a dry one-seeded winged fruit and the river of its location?
10. In the stadium on Oktyarbrsky Island, Croatia kicked off their campaign with a 2-0 win over Nigeria. What city, located at the mouth of the Pregolya River, is the western-most city to host FIFA World Cup 2018?
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