Portugal will meet Morocco in the quarterfinals on Saturday.
No strangers to a bit of in-fighting in the past, this Dutch squad is very much united as they gear up to face Lionel Messi and company on Friday with a semifinal place up for grabs.
Batigol's build and flowing locks had made him look like a Greek God in a football kit, but now he looks totally unrecognisable after ditching his iconic long locks.
Giroud became France's all-time top scorer and Mbappe struck a a brace for the holders.
The media bus reached the Lusail Stadium, 10 minutes after the start of the Brazil-Cameroon game.
Substitute Haji Wright scrambled in a reply for the United States in the 76th minute to give the Americans hope but Denzel Dumfries's volley sealed a seventh quarterfinal appearance for the Dutch.
Folha de S.Paulo reported that chemotherapy had been suspended and that Pele was being treated only for symptoms such as pain and shortness of breathe.
Brazil still managed to top Group G while Switzerland have joined them in the knockouts after beating Serbia 3-2.
Switzerland finished with six points, level with Group G winners Brazil but behind on goal difference.
Group A toppers the Netherlands meet USA in the first round of 16 match.