Forwards: Mario Mandzukic Juventus , Ivan Perisic Inter , Nikola Kalinic Milan , Andrej Kramaric Hoffenheim , Marko Pjaca Schalke , Ante Rebic Eintracht. Competition history World Cup appearances: Five Best finish: Third place, 1998 Last World Cup: 2014 Matches Saturday, June 16: Thursday, June 21: Tuesday, June 26: Sunday, July 1: in round of 16 Saturday, July 7: in quarterfinals Wednesday, July 11: Sunday, July 15: vs. Midfielders: Luka Modric Real Madrid , Ivan Rakitic Barcelona , Mateo Kovacic Real Madrid , Milan Badelj Fiorentina , Marcelo Brozovic Inter , Filip Bradaric Rijeka. Can they get another in stoppage time to shock Portugal?? A win by Austria or a draw would have seen Austria and Algeria advance. Further details, including the criteria for separating teams that finish level on points in a group, or after extra time in a match, can be found in the. He is strong, agile and at times reckless. Defenders: Vedran Corluka Lokomotiv Moscow , Domagoj Vida Besiktas , Ivan Strinic Sampdoria , Dejan Lovren Liverpool , Sime Vrsaljko Atletico Madrid , Josip Pivaric Dynamo Kiev , Tin Jedvaj Bayer Leverkusen , Duje Caleta-Car Red Bull Salzburg.
Karin Ansarifard took it well, earning the draw for Iran. Egypt returns home still winless in World Cup play. Iran equalizes from the spot! You can read about Raphael Varane, Ivan Rakitic, David Silva and many more stars when they were youngsters. This team is so strong in the middle and has some veterans in the final third that can make a big impact. Algeria was also in their group and had won their third match the day prior. Teams are awarded three points for a win and one for a tie.
And an extra-time goal against England sent Croatia to the final to face France. June 14 June 15 June 16 June 17 June 18 June 19 June 20 June 21 June 22 June 23 June 24 June 25 June 26 June 27 June 28 Round of 16 results June 30 July 1 July 2 July 3 Quarterfinals results July 6 July 7 Semifinals: July 10-11 July 10: July 11: Third-place game July 14: Belgium vs. It's France's first world championship since 1998 when it hosted the tournament and shocked Brazil in the final in Paris. Germany took a 1-0 lead early in the match. At the back, if composed, they are a team that could really make a run to the quarterfinals. He's a darn good player, but he must be composed. Hosts India are placed in Group C alongside Belgium, Canada and South Africa and begin their campaign against the latter on the first day of the tournament.
The two are tied at the half. It was a tense affair with the German side prevailing due to a Mario Gotze goal in extra-time. Led by Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic, the Croatians delivered a relatively easy win in their first match against Nigeria, then shocked Argentina to lock up the No. They won easily, 3-0, and will now face the runner up of Group B in the knockout stage. Russian defender Igor Smolnikov could not keep up with the Uruguay attack. France qualifying automatically as hosts.
At halftime, Russia was down two goals and also down a man. After receiving a long ball, he toe-poked it over the keeper from the top of the box. The second was well placed at the close of the first 45 minutes. Halfway through stoppage time, they were awarded a penalty. Saudi Arabia 2 — 1 Egypt Mathematically, both Saudi Arabia and Egypt cannot advance past the group stage.
Mohamed Salah got Egypt on the board in the 22nd minute. With the loss, Russia finishes second in Group A and will play the Group B winner. Russia Samara Fox Iran vs. Despite multiple chances, they just couldn't pull ahead. Iran Saint Petersburg Portugal vs.
But a win by Germany would have sent Germany and Austria through. But neither team let up. Movement on the wall got the Russian defenders to move leaving Suarez a clear shot directly on goal. Mexico Sochi Fox Germany vs. Below you'll find exactly how the tournament played out, with the complete schedule and results of every match. Teams are awarded three points for a win and one for a tie. Belgium Kaliningrad Fox Panama vs.
Check out the lists below. Iceland Volgograd Fox Serbia vs. Preliminary round The 16 lower-ranked nations are drawn into two four-team mini-tournaments played from 6 to 11 April 2017. Never letting up, Salem Al Dawsari found a cross and one-timed a shot just past the Egyptian keeper for the game winner. The 14th edition of the Hockey World Cup is all set to take place from November 28 to December 16 at Bhubaneswar, Odisha.