Police in Colombia have launched an investigation into a series of online death threats made against midfielder Carlos Sanchez, who was sent off only three minutes into his country's opening World Cup Group H game.
But some fans, however, chose to clear rubbish from the stands at the stadiums.
First Japan, ranked 61st in the world, became the first Asian side to beat South American opposition at any World Cup, overcoming 16th-ranked Colombia 2-1.
The fans, draped in Japanese flags and scarves, were filmed sweeping the stands of the 44,000-seat, bowl-shaped Mordovia Arena, where just a few minutes earlier they had wildly celebrated an unexpected victory over José Pékerman's side, quarter-finalists in 2014. Some viewers are seen even while cleaning the seat. People say that football is a reflection of culture. "An important aspect of Japanese society is making sure that everything is absolutely clean and that's the case in all sporting events", McIntyre explained. The team's prospects this year now look far more encouraging. Senegal followed up with a 2-1 victory over No. 8-ranked Poland to become the first African team to win in the 2018 edition after Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria and Tunisia all opened with losses.
"Senegal achieved a historic triumph", Argentinian media outlet TyC Sports tweeted.
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Jonas and Chopra were seen holding hands as she led the way through photographers and the many, many fans that gathered outside. Also, some reports suggested that she wanted Nick by her side during her new housewarming grand party which will happen soon.
It was also the first time in history that a team's first foul in a World Cup match has led to a sending-off.
This is the first time since 1970 that Russian Federation managed to win two World Cup games in a row.
According to a translation of the video, the Colombian man filming the Japanese fans can be heard praising the nation's culture and scolding his own people for not following their example.
Colombia face Poland in Kazan on Sunday (June 24) in a must-win tie for both countries.