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Croatia – Denmark

Sun, 1 Jul 2018

Sports news: Croatia in a tense duel to the quarter-finals of the 2018 world Cup by winning the penalty shoot-out Denmark.

In the match of 1/8 final of the 2018 world Cup was held between the national teams of Croatia and Denmark. The meeting was held in Nizhny Novgorod on the same stadium and ended with the victory of Croatia – 1:1 penalty 3:2.

2018 world Cup: standings, schedule and scores of all matches

1 Croatia:1 Denmark

(3:2 on penalties)

Goals: Mandzukic 4′ – Jørgensen 1′

Warning: Jorgensen 114′

1 minutes of the Danish national team has opened the account after exact blow of defender Mathias Jorgensen Zanki, however, the Croats managed to equalise just three minutes later thanks to a goal by Mario Mandzukic. After that, the main time of the match, the team never differed . In extra time at the 116th minute, a shot by Croatian midfielder Luka modrić penalty parried by Danish goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel. The fate of the match was decided on penalties, in which luck was on the side of the Croats.