England target World Cup final but gifted Croatia stand in the way
11 July, 2018, 21:40 | Author: Cecil Buchanan
Vrsaljko says that he expects the match against England to be completely different than the games against Denmark and Russian Federation. "But it's nice to hear people enjoying it again". First knockout win for 10 years. The commercial broadcaster has been sharing rights to the tournament with the BBC and secured the semifinal match after BBC One aired England's quarterfinal victory over Sweden.
Cüneyt Çakır has managed a World Cup semi-final before, officiating the 2013 match between Netherlands and Argentina.
The experienced Croatian team is led by arguably the player of the tournament so far, Luka Modric.
The victor Wednesday advances to Sunday's final against France.
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Fast forward to tonight and Croatia, having won the title against Denmark on penalties two rounds ago, are defending their title against England, meaning whoever wins the final on Sunday will be official and unofficial world champions.
If you don't have a TV or prefer to live stream the Croatia vs. England World Cup game for whatever reason, that's slightly more complicated but still possible. "Like one heart, one soul", Rakitic said.
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"I think Raheem has been fundamental to the way that we have played - his movement, the positions he takes up, his pressing of the ball, his work-rate for the team, the winning of free kicks and corners, his speed to stretch teams".
Croatia have yet to lose at this summer's World Cup, having blitzed through the group stage with wins over Nigeria, Argentina and Iceland, before edging past Denmark and Russian Federation on penalties.
"They are capable of going the whole way". "The age of the players, the improvement in the players, the hunger in the players has been apparent for everybody to see".
"He was a constant threat to Sweden, of course he hasn't scored the goals he would have liked to have scored but for myself and the players he has been a crucial part of the way that we have been playing", he said.
Croatia made its only semifinal appearance in 1998, losing 2-1 to host France.
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