Olympics quarter-final ties confirmed


The Tokyo Olympics' quarter-final ties have been confirmed, with South Africa being the only African team to be eliminated, while Ivory Coast and Egypt advanced to the next stage.

South Africa crashed out of the tournament after a 3-0 defeat to Mexico, making it three losses in three games for coach David Notoane's side in Japan. 

Scroll through the gallery above to see the top scorers at the Olympics so far 

Ivory Coast managed a 1-1 draw with Germany, who exited the competition as a result, in their final group stage match to advance to the next stage along with Group D winners Brazil. 

Egypt also progressed to the quarter-finals thanks to a 2-0 victory over Australia in their final Group C game. 

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To date, 61 goals have been scored in 24 games at the men's Olympic football tournament, with the top scorers at the competition including Real Madrid youngster Takefusa Kubo and a Premier League star – you can see them all in the gallery above!

Here are the quarter-final fixtures in full

Quarter-final 1 – 10:00 Saturday, 31 July  

Spain vs Ivory Coast

Quarter-final 2 – 11:00 Saturday, 31 July   

Japan vs New Zealand 

Quarter-final 3 – 12:00 Saturday, 31 July 

Brazil vs Egypt 

Quarter-final 4 – 13:00 Saturday, 31 July 

Republic of Korea vs Mexico 

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