Both keepers excelled in the shootout, with Kasper Schmeichel saving two but Danijel Subasic's three saves confirmed Croatia's passage to the quarter-final stage. He wasn't just an effective attacking outlet, but an extra defender as well.
The Vatreni's brand of energetic free-flowing football, led by metronomic midfield pairing of Ivan Rakotic & Luca Modric has won plenty of plaudits.
"When you have a penalty shootout, normally it's our three best players at taking penalties, but they missed today".
The following 116 minutes though largely failed to live up to the first four, fireworks giving way to a damp squib of an encounter as the game edged inexorably towards extra time and penalties. I think we were the better team in the second half and the extra time.
Rebic has Knudsen on a plate on the right edge for Croatia! What a match this is turning out to be, 2 goals under five minutes.
Marcelo Brozovic can provide stability at the base of midfield, Ivan Perisic is unsafe on the flank and Hoffenheim's Andrej Kramaric is an effective playmaker. Sime Vrsaljko, 6. Dejan Lovren, 21.
Zlatko Dalic's team won all of their games on the way to running away with Group G but are tasked with overcoming a solid Denmark side, unbeaten thus far in Russian Federation. They found the equaliser nearly straight away, with a spot of luck, as a Danish clearance ricocheted off Andreas Christensen and at the feet of Mario Mandzukic.
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Despite their valiant display, Morocco will rue the unforgivable defending that made all their subsequent good work irrelevant. As long as Portugal can play solid defense and get the ball to their captain on the counter-attack, they can challenge anyone.
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Matthew Knott is a federal politics reporter now on sabbatical studying a Masters of Journalism at Columbia University in NY . On her wish list are lots of things unlikely to pass a Congress held by either Republicans or centrist Democrats .
Once back in the auto , McCartney opened up about the story behind one of the Beatle's greatest hits, " Let It Be ". While there, Paul explained how he and John Lennon had rehearsed their first Beatles songs in the living room.
Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary , the oldest in World Cup history, deflects and saves a penalty shot from Saudi Arabia . Salah is also clearly not fully fit, but managed to score two goals in his two appearances, one from the penalty spot.
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She did not mention Saudi Arabia, which rights groups pushed to be suspended in 2016 over killings of civilians in the Yemen war. Critics say this sends a message that the administration turns a blind eye to human rights abuses in some parts of the world.
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And if Uruguay can lock out Ronaldo again and send European champions Portugal home, Godin will surely have a lot to do with it. Against Cavani, he has played four matches in the Champions League, scoring three goals , compared to one from the Uruguayan.
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They also have complained that Brych showed four Serbia players yellow cards but only one Swiss player was booked. The players denied that their celebration was political. "In football, you have always emotions".
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Novak Djokovic is No. 12, Britain's Kyle Edmund is seeded No. 22 and French Open surprise Marco Cecchinato is No. 31. The BBC's tennis correspondent Russell Fuller says Cibulkova will not be the only one enraged by the decision.
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Ricardo Quaresma's superb strike gave them the lead against Iran in their third group game, before Ronaldo missed a penalty. Uruguay are yet to concede at the World Cup , but Portugal have kept only one clean sheet.
LeBron James has informed the Cleveland Cavaliers he will not exercise his $35.6 million option and will become a free agent. The most feasible path for James to go to Houston was by picking up his action and demanding a trade to the Rockets .
Live: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and mobile app. What if England needed all three points on Thursday? "The outcome of this throw of the dice will be known on Tuesday".
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She didn't pay attention to it, at first, but she started posting pictures of the bump of her social media channel just in case. The case report said that doctors in Russian Federation surgically removed the worm from the woman's face, and she recovered.
Ricciardo was quick to point to Hamilton's new engine as a factor even before its introduction was confirmed by Mercedes . He stopped for new tyres on lap 33, momentarily losing the lead, before regaining it when Raikkonen stopped a lap later.
This win followed one of the World Cup's most confounding upsets, when Mexico toppled Germany 1-0 in its opener. The goal proved to be crucial for Mexico , which allowed a late goal to Tottenham star Son Heung-min.
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