Group D: ITALY VS. COSTA RICA
Where: Recife. Time: 9 a.m. PDT. TV:
The buzz: Both teams won their openers, Italy downing England on Mario Balotelli's goal in the 50th minute and Costa Rica stunning Uruguay behind Arsenal's Joel Campbell, who had a goal and an assist. In its win, Italy completed a
GROUP E: SWITZERLAND VS. FRANCE
Where: Salvador. Time: noon PDT. TV: ESPN, Univision.
The buzz: Another meeting of two unbeatens. Switzerland needed a goal from Haris Seferovic deep in stoppage time to edge Ecuador while France rode three first-half goals to an easy 3-0 win over Honduras. France was clinical in its opening win, erasing the bad memories of its 2010 disaster, and looks like a team that could go far in the tournament though lackluster Honduras is probably a poor measuring stick. The next goal for France will be its 100th in World Cup play.
GROUP E: HONDURAS VS. ECUADOR
Where: Curitiba. Time: 3 p.m. PDT. TV: ESPN, Univision.