Coach: Aliou Cissé
Sophomore World Cup participants, Senegal, are back after making their debut in 2002. They stunned the world after beating defending champions France just before the quarter-finals, which makes them the second African team to reach the final eight. Before qualifying, Senegal benefited from an unprecedented decision by FIFA to order a replay of their 2-1 in South Africa due to match-fixing speculations.
|Group H||Poland||Senegal||Spartak Stadium||19 Jun
|Group H||Japan||Senegal||Ekaterinburg Arena||24 Jun
|Group H||Senegal||Colombia||Samara Arena||28 Jun