Croatia identify England danger man for semi-final

11 Juillet, 2018, 02:00 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion
  • Croatia identify England danger man for semi-final

The charismatic 49-year-old - who is in Russian Federation as a TV pundit for English broadcaster ITV - told The Daily Mail Modric and fellow superstar Ivan Rakitic will pose problems for England in their World Cup semi-final on Wednesday they have not had to encounter thus far. "It's a strength of England but it could potentially give Croatia more space with could potentially make for a really good game", he added.

England was runner-up to Belgium in Group G. Since advancing, England beat Colombia on penalty kicks and knocked off Sweden in the quarterfinals.

Several hundred fans from Slavonski Brod watched the shootout on big screens in the grounds of Brod Fortress on a bar tab provided by hometown hero - and the team's star striker - Mario Mandzukic.

Goldman has used machine learning to simulate how it thinks the World Cup will play out, but has frequently adjusted its forecasts because of the unpredictable nature of the tournament.

France and Belgium are two attractive, entertaining sides with big names lining up on both ends of the field.

"I wouldn't say there are any glaring weaknesses - they are in the semi-finals that says it all, ' he told the media".

He still wears the same shin pads he had as an 11-year-old, despite at one stage losing them for six months, and has a series of rituals he performs ahead of every game.

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Barcelona midfielder Rakitic scored the decisive spot-kick as Croatia beat Russian Federation 4-3 on penalties after a dramatic quarter-final in Sochi on Sunday morning (Singapore time) finished 2-2 at the end of extra-time. "Some people when they nutmeg (someone), they call it, but it's never been something I've done".

"They have been playing at an extremely high level for their clubs".

Southgate's team play Croatia in the semi-final in Moscow on Wednesday. "We'll be there and it's a once in a lifetime opportunity seeing them in the World Cup".

In retrospect, we should have seen England's victory coming. Ronaldo played last Monday but did not score.

"Hopefully we will go a step further than in 1998". Let us know your thoughts - and if you threw the remote at the TV during Alli's celebrations - by posting a comment below.

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