Tag: Croatia

2018 World Cup Final Highlights France 4-2 Croatia July 15 2018

France took the lead on 18 minutes when Mario Mandzukic scored an own goal from a free-kick. Croatia equalised on 28 minutes when Ivan Perisic pounced with a devastating left-foot finish. France were awarded a penalty on 36 minutes after the use of VAR decided Perisic had handled the ball. After waiting an age to take […]

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Highlights Croatia 1-1 Denmark (3-2 on penalties) July 1 2018

Mathias Jorgensen gave Denmark the lead inside a minute after firing home from a long throw into the box. Croatia equalised three minutes later after Denmark failed to clear and Mario Mandzukic turned the ball in. After 90 minutes in Nizhny Novgorod the game entered extra-time after neither side was able to find a winner. […]

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Highlights Croatia 2-0 Nigeria June 16 2018

Croatia earned a comfortable 2-0 victory over a young Nigerian side in both sides’ first group match to lead the presumably  group of ‘Death’ at the World Cup in Kaliningrad. An own goal from Oghenekaro Etebo put Croatia ahead and a second half Luka Modric penalty wrapped up the win. Croatia, with Modric and Ivan […]

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