Slovakia remain in contention at the top of Group B after Miroslav Karhan's goal gave them a 1-0 win at home to Andorra, whose goalkeeper Josep Anton Gomez frustrated the hosts throughout.
Slovakia may have lost in the Round of 16, but coach Vladimir Weiss, his namesake and son, and goalkeeper Jan Mucha were very proud of their campaign.
FIFA.com's latest statistical review reflects on a familiarly depressing outcome for Chile against Brazil, and pays tribute to a Netherlands side on a record run of form.
All the pressure will be on the Netherlands and Brazil when they take on Slovakia and Chile, teams who have already achieved a measure of success in reaching the last 16.
The Netherlands cruised into the knockout phase. Slovakia started slowly but produced a huge upset to go through. Now they will meet with a place in the last eight at stake.
Following his match-winning display against Italy, Robert Vittek spoke to FIFA about his own form and Slovakia's hopes of going further at South Africa 2010.