"This is the Group of Death", he added, saying Mexico had a "magnificent opportunity to break that ceiling" after falling at the last-16 stage in each of the last six World Cups.
Sweden produced a sensational 3-0 win over Mexico as both sides progressed to the last 16 of the World Cup at the expense of Germany.
Aiming to end a run of six successive group stage eliminations, Mexico began their campaign in Russian Federation impressively by out-thinking world champions Germany in a 1-0 win and then beating South Korea 2-1.
The Mexicans were a shadow of the team that had beaten Germany and South Korea and had pundits speaking of them as potential world champions.
For Granqvist it was his second goal from the spot in the tournament, after he also scored on a penalty kick against South Korea.
Sweden were also incensed by the reaction of two German team officials to the goal, accusing them of "rubbing it in".
"We have handled the things that have happened - I'm so incredibly proud, moved nearly, by the thought of how we performed in the match", Sweden boss Andersson told a press conference. "We have everything to gain and we are mentally strong ahead of the match", Andersson told a news conference.
Sweden took a 3-0 lead in the 74th minute, however, when Alvarez turned into the back of his own net from close range.
The victory capped an emotional week for the Blue-Yellow. The team made a statement on Sunday defending team-mate Jimmy Durmaz from criticism and racist attacks after his late foul led to a free-kick that won the game for Germany.
MOSCOW - Worried no more, Brazil is through at the World Cup.
That left Mexico in a perilous position, as a late German victor would have sent them crashing out, but two injury-time South Korean goals ensured Osorio's men edged through as runners-up.
Even after two wins in the group stage, Mexico is still not guaranteed a spot in the round of 16 just yet. But they controlled this one, and it was a big relief to Tite.
Brazil struck in the 36th minute after Philippe Coutinho delivered a attractive ball in behind the Serbian back line.
In a statement to Reuters , Tesla noted that the company still expects to grow its solar and battery business over time. Tesla lawyers have asked for a court order to inspect Tripp's computers, emails, online messages and phone calls.
He said the Democrats are outraged over family separation, because they want to return to the harmful "catch and release" policy. The order directs other agencies, including the Pentagon, to take steps to find places to house family units.
Medicins Sans Frontiers said: "This plan would mean to people already exhausted to spend four more days on the sea". MSF called for a swift end to the crisis and a safe port in which to disembark the migrants .
Ocasio-Cortez's victory should be seen as a test for Democrats. "The people closest to the pain should be closest to the power". Despite also working for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign , Alexandria never thought she'd end up in this position.
The CHP's presidential candidate Ince also accused election reports from the Anadolu Agency of "manipulation". More than 110,000 government workers have also been dismissed under a state of emergency after the coup.
This isn't the first time that Draper has put forward a ballot initiative in favor of breaking up California . Three separate Californias would also shake up the Electoral College, which picks the president.
Neymar has sparked concern in Brazil after he was seen limping out of training ahead the side's World Cup clash with Costa Rica . But they have not beaten Germany in three attempts at various World Cups.
Another expert said Kim's decision to visit China following his meeting with Trump did not come as a major surprise. He noted that unlike on previous visits, China's state broadcaster CCTV announced Kim's visit before his departure.
Pelosi was joined at the press conference in San Diego by ten other Democrats from California, including Rep. Many are fleeing violence in Central America and are hoping to apply for asylum in the United States.
Messi, Argentina scrape into last 16
Indeed, Argentinian journalist Fernando Niembro has even accused the captain of taking over squad selection duties from Sampaoli. The standout last-16 tie on paper pits France against Messi and Argentina, two teams who laboured through the group stage.
England must be more clinical against Panama
Southgate has rejected reports that notes from a training session revealed his starting XI for Sunday's clash with Panama. Midfielder Dele Alli hurt his thigh against Tunisia and appears set to be replaced by Ruben Loftus-Cheek against Panama.
Colbert Mocks Melania Trump's Jacket
A clothing company sold out of their charitable "I really care" jacket, which they created in response to the Melania controversy. Trump said she wanted to learn more about how these children can be reunited with their parents "as quickly as possible".
Australia, Denmark draw 1-1
If the referee gives a crappy decision against you, you used to always say "you'll get that one back". Australia could face being eliminated if they lose to Denmark and France win against Peru later on.
Aguero leads the line again for Argentina v Croatia
It was a hard night for Messi and Argentina . "We are here to help him every moment, and of course we will be at his side". In Messi, Maxi Meza, Angel Di Maria and Aguero, Sampaoli arguably has the best attack at the World Cup .
Summer solstice 2018: The longest day in pictures
The summer solstice in the southern hemisphere will occur on December 21, which is the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere. The summer solstice festival dates back thousands of years and is one of the most important dates in the pagan calendar.
WC FIFA 2018: Sweden wins against South Korea by VAR penalty
Kim had tripped Claesson , though, and the converted penalty was enough to give Sweden its first World Cup victory since 2006. It wasn't a flowing performance from Sweden , but securing the win will come as a huge relief to Andersson and his team.
Russia on brink of knockout stage after win over Egypt
Mohamed Salah is facing an early exit from the World Cup after Egypt lost their second consecutive Group A game on Tuesday night. It will be scant consolation for the Egyptian King, however, as his talents are deserving of much more on the global stage.
Deputies shot in Kansas City, Kansas
The deputy who was killed was identified as Patrick Rohrer, 35, who had been with the department for seven years, officials said. She said she would gladly give up a third trial for her daughter's murder if Fielder could be convicted for the 2017 murder.
Meghan Markle Calls Prince Harry the "Best Husband Ever"
Their first stop was the opening of the Mersey Gateway Bridge, including watching a performance by school children. You may have noticed that she was standing behind her sister-in-law , the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton .
Kim Jong-un knows denuclearization must be 'quick' - Pompeo
They may also discuss efforts to recover the remains of soldiers missing and presumed dead from the 1950-53 Korean War. The two clasped hands for a long while Tuesday as they posed for photos in front of a row of US and North Korean flags.
Baffert off to 2-for-2 start at Belmont Park
They let it go too easy". "I don't see how ( Restoring Hope ) got in anyone's way", the jockey told CNN Sport's Don Riddell. Justify became the greatest USbased racehorse in our era when completing an undefeated Triple Crown run on Saturday.