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World Cup, 3-round, group stage, 26.06.18 14:00

FT
 
14'
 
53'
Milan Badelj  (J. Pivaric)    
59'
 
64'
 
76'
 
 
83'
84'
 
 
90'
Ivan Perisic  (M. Badelj)    
Statistics
Shots
16
 
 
 
13
Shots on target
6
 
 
 
2
Shots Blocked
4
 
 
 
2
Saves
0
 
 
 
5
Possession %
41
 
 
 
59
Corner
10
 
 
 
5
Fouls
10
 
 
 
12
Offsides
1
 
 
 
0
Yellow cards
3
 
 
 
2
Red cards
0
 
 
 
0
Counterattacks
3
 
 
 
1
Free Kicks
12
 
 
 
11
Goal Kicks
8
 
 
 
9
Throw Ins
13
 
 
 
25
Crosses
24
 
 
 
15
Treatment
5
 
 
 
0
H: 13% (262) D: 26% (513) A: 61% (1236)
Match preview
Stadium: Rostov Arena  rostov-na-donu, Russia ​   +11°C
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Match Events

90+5
 
Both teams could have won today but Croatia just managed to carve out the victory
 
90+5
That's it! The referee blows the final whistle
 
90+5
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 41%, Croatia: 59%.
 
90+5
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
90+5
 
Poor play by Tin Jedvaj as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
90+5
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the right.
 
90+4
 
Aron Gunnarsson from Iceland heads towards goal but sees his effort blocked.
 
90+4
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the left.
 
90+4
 
Dejan Lovren clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
90+4
 
Poor play by Tin Jedvaj as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
90+4
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings a cross into the box...
 
90+4
 
Milan Badelj from Croatia is a contender for Man of the Match after a great performance today
 
90+3
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
90+3
 
Arnor Ingvi Traustason from Iceland crosses the ball, but it goes out for a goal kick.
 
90+3
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
90+3
 
Vedran Corluka clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
90+3
 
The referee signals a free kick as Milan Badelj from Croatia trips Albert Gudmundsson
 
90+2
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
90+2
 
Ivan Rakitic goes for goal, but the shot lacks precision and sails wide
 
90+2
 
The fourth official shows there are 4 minute(s) of time to be added
 
90
 
Milan Badelj provided the assist for the goal.
 
90
G O O O A A A L - Ivan Perisic with the goal!
 
90
 
Could be a good chance here as Milan Badelj from Croatia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
90
 
Emil Hallfredsson could cost his team a goal after a defensive blunder.
 
90
Birkir Bjarnason is leaving the field to be replaced by Arnor Ingvi Traustason in a tactical substitution.
 
90
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 40%, Croatia: 60%.
 
90
 
Bjoern Sigurdarson is penalised for pushing Milan Badelj
 
89
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
89
 
Chance! Andrej Kramaric finds some room for a shot but fails to work the keeper. It's a goal kick
 
89
 
Great skill from Andrej Kramaric as he dribbles past his opponents
 
88
 
Croatia is trying to create something here.
 
88
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
88
 
Ivan Rakitic goes for goal on the direct free kick, but the shot sails wide
 
87
 
Sverrir Ingi Ingason is penalised for pushing Ivan Rakitic
 
86
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
86
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
86
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
86
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
85
Alfred Finnbogason is leaving the field to be replaced by Albert Gudmundsson in a tactical substitution.
 
85
 
Ivan Perisic goes for goal on the direct free kick, but the shot sails wide
 
85
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 40%, Croatia: 60%.
 
84
Yellow card for Birkir Saevarsson
 
84
 
Obstruction as Birkir Saevarsson cuts off the run of Ivan Perisic. A free-kick is awarded.
 
84
 
Croatia start a counter attack
 
84
 
Lovre Kalinic relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
84
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
83
Yellow card for Tin Jedvaj
 
83
 
Dangerous challenge by Tin Jedvaj from Croatia. Johann Berg Gudmundsson on the receiving end of that.
 
83
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
82
 
Iceland start a counter attack
 
82
 
Hannes Thor Halldorsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
82
 
Ivan Rakitic from Croatia swings in the corner from the left.
 
81
Mateo Kovacic is leaving the field to be replaced by Ivan Rakitic in a tactical substitution.
 
81
 
Milan Badelj from Croatia tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
81
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
81
 
The game is restarted
 
80
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
80
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 41%, Croatia: 59%.
 
79
 
Vedran Corluka relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
79
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from right side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
78
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
78
 
The game is restarted
 
77
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
77
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson tries his luck from distance but his effort ends up safely in the hands of Lovre Kalinic
 
77
 
Duje Caleta-Car relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
77
 
Aron Gunnarsson from Iceland directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
76
G O O O A A A L - Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland puts it away from the penalty spot!
 
75
 
PENALTY! - Dejan Lovren handles the ball in the penalty box! Heavy protests from Dejan Lovren but the ref is uninterested.
 
75
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
75
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 40%, Croatia: 60%.
 
75
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
74
 
Josip Pivaric fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
74
 
Josip Pivaric fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
73
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
73
 
How did he miss that? Birkir Bjarnason has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
 
73
 
Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
72
 
Iceland start a counter attack
 
72
 
Bjoern Sigurdarson from Iceland is ruled offside
 
72
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
71
 
Birkir Bjarnason from Iceland tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
71
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
70
Ragnar Sigurdsson is leaving the field to be replaced by Bjoern Sigurdarson in a tactical substitution.
 
70
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
70
 
The game is restarted
 
70
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 38%, Croatia: 62%.
 
70
Marko Pjaca is injured and is replaced by Dejan Lovren.
 
69
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
69
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
68
 
Iceland is trying to create something here.
 
67
 
Sverrir Ingi Ingason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
67
 
Mateo Kovacic from Croatia swings in the corner from the left.
 
67
 
Andrej Kramaric sees his shot deflected off target
 
66
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
66
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson goes for goal, but the shot lacks precision and sails wide
 
65
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 38%, Croatia: 62%.
 
65
Luka Modric is leaving the field to be replaced by Filip Bradaric in a tactical substitution.
 
64
Yellow card for Alfred Finnbogason
 
64
 
Reckless challenge there. Alfred Finnbogason commits a rough foul on Lovre Kalinic
 
63
 
Could be a good chance here as Johann Berg Gudmundsson from Iceland cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
63
 
Iceland is trying to create something here.
 
62
 
Duje Caleta-Car is penalised for pushing Sverrir Ingi Ingason
 
62
 
Luka Modric crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
61
 
Sverrir Ingi Ingason from Iceland goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Marko Pjaca
 
61
 
Andrej Kramaric of Croatia passes the ball to a team mate.
 
60
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
60
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 38%, Croatia: 62%.
 
60
 
Birkir Saevarsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
60
 
Marko Pjaca delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
60
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
59
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
59
Yellow card for Emil Hallfredsson
 
58
 
Reckless challenge there. Emil Hallfredsson commits a rough foul on Marko Pjaca
 
58
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
58
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
57
 
Duje Caleta-Car relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
57
 
Birkir Bjarnason puts in a cross...
 
57
 
A shot by Johann Berg Gudmundsson is blocked
 
56
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
56
 
Golden opportunity! Sverrir Ingi Ingason wastes a huge chance as he only manages to hit the crossbar with a header!
 
56
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the left.
 
55
 
Mateo Kovacic clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
55
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the right.
 
55
 
Sverrir Ingi Ingason finds himself in acres of space, but his header is turned behind by the Lovre Kalinic! Corner kick...
 
55
 
Poor play by Tin Jedvaj as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
55
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland heads the ball to a team mate.
 
55
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
55
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 37%, Croatia: 63%.
 
54
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
53
G O O O A A A L - Milan Badelj scores!
 
53
 
Josip Pivaric from Croatia sees his pass blocked by an opponent.
 
53
 
Birkir Saevarsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
53
 
Milan Badelj from Croatia swings a cross into the box...
 
52
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
52
 
Safe hands from Hannes Thor Halldorsson as he comes out and claims the ball
 
52
 
Luka Modric from Croatia swings in the corner from the right.
 
52
 
CROSSBAR! A great shot from distance by Milan Badelj strikes the crossbar!
 
51
 
Sverrir Ingi Ingason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
51
 
Ivan Perisic from Croatia swings a cross into the box...
 
50
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
50
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 37%, Croatia: 63%.
 
49
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
49
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
49
 
Duje Caleta-Car relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
48
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the left.
 
48
 
Vedran Corluka clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
48
 
Iceland start a counter attack
 
47
 
Safe hands from Lovre Kalinic as he comes out and claims the ball
 
47
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
46
 
The referee signals a free kick as Milan Badelj from Croatia trips Birkir Bjarnason
 
46
 
Today's attendance is 43472
 
46
The second half is underway
 
45+3
It's over! The referee blows for half time
 
45+3
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 37%, Croatia: 63%.
 
45+3
 
Safe hands from Lovre Kalinic as he comes out and claims the ball
 
45+3
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the left.
 
45+2
 
Aron Gunnarsson forces a good save from Lovre Kalinic who turns the ball behind for a corner!
 
45+2
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson of Iceland passes the ball to a team mate.
 
45+1
 
The fourth official shows there are 2 minute(s) of time to be added
 
45+1
 
The ref blows his whistle. Aron Gunnarsson charged Andrej Kramaric from behind and it's a free-kick
 
45+1
 
A shot from Birkir Bjarnason takes a deflection and it's an uncomfortable save for Lovre Kalinic who parries the ball back into play...
 
45+1
 
Poor play by Lovre Kalinic as his weak attempt to clear the ball puts his side under pressure
 
45+1
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the left.
 
45
 
Duje Caleta-Car clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
45
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland swings a cross into the box...
 
45
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 36%, Croatia: 64%.
 
44
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
44
 
Emil Hallfredsson fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
44
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
43
 
Iceland is in control of the ball.
 
43
 
Andrej Kramaric hand-balls
 
42
 
Tin Jedvaj puts in a dangerous cross...
 
42
 
Croatia is trying to create something here.
 
42
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
42
 
Luka Modric fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
41
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
41
 
Alfred Finnbogason sends a shot inches wide. Close!
 
40
 
Some neat football here as Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland plays a 1-2 with Gylfi Sigurdsson.
 
40
 
Milan Badelj is penalised for pushing Emil Hallfredsson
 
40
 
A shot by Marko Pjaca is blocked
 
40
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 34%, Croatia: 66%.
 
39
 
The referee signals a free kick as Milan Badelj from Croatia trips Alfred Finnbogason
 
38
 
Ivan Perisic from Croatia passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
38
 
Could be a good chance here as Milan Badelj from Croatia cuts the opponents defense open with a through ball...
 
38
 
Iceland is trying to create something here.
 
37
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
37
 
Ivan Perisic fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
36
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
35
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
35
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
35
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 34%, Croatia: 66%.
 
35
 
Ivan Perisic relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
35
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from right side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
35
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson from Iceland tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
34
 
A shot by Birkir Bjarnason is blocked
 
34
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
34
 
A shot by Birkir Bjarnason is blocked
 
34
 
Aron Gunnarsson from Iceland heads the ball to a team mate.
 
34
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the right.
 
34
 
Duje Caleta-Car clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
33
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Birkir Saevarsson from Iceland ...
 
33
 
Iceland is in control of the ball.
 
33
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
32
 
The referee signals a free kick as Vedran Corluka from Croatia trips Birkir Bjarnason
 
32
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
31
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson sends a direct free kick on target, but Lovre Kalinic has it under control
 
30
 
The referee signals a free kick as Mateo Kovacic from Croatia trips Emil Hallfredsson
 
30
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 32%, Croatia: 68%.
 
30
 
Vedran Corluka relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
30
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
29
 
Vedran Corluka is penalised for pushing Alfred Finnbogason
 
29
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
28
 
A chance presents itself to Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland but his header goes wide
 
28
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the right.
 
28
 
Duje Caleta-Car clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
28
 
Birkir Saevarsson sends a long ball upfield.
 
27
 
The referee signals a free kick as Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland trips Mateo Kovacic
 
27
 
Goal kick for Croatia
 
27
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland tries to head the ball to a team mate, but his team mate fails to benefit from it.
 
26
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
26
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
25
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
25
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 27%, Croatia: 73%.
 
24
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
24
 
Iceland is trying to create something here.
 
24
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
23
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
22
 
Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
22
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
21
 
Birkir Bjarnason comes back onto the field.
 
21
 
It doesn't look good here as Birkir Bjarnason is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
 
21
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
20
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 29%, Croatia: 71%.
 
20
 
Emil Hallfredsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
20
 
Luka Modric from Croatia swings in the corner from the right.
 
20
 
A shot by Mateo Kovacic is blocked
 
20
 
Aron Gunnarsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
19
 
Luka Modric from Croatia swings a cross into the box...
 
19
 
Luka Modric from Croatia takes a short corner kick from the left.
 
19
 
Sverrir Ingi Ingason clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
19
 
Ivan Perisic from Croatia swings a cross into the box...
 
18
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
17
 
The referee signals a free kick as Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland trips Marko Pjaca
 
17
 
The referee signals a free kick as Emil Hallfredsson from Iceland trips Mateo Kovacic
 
17
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
16
 
Andrej Kramaric from Croatia chips the ball into the penalty box.
 
16
 
Birkir Bjarnason comes back onto the field.
 
15
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 30%, Croatia: 70%.
 
15
 
Safe hands from Lovre Kalinic as he comes out and claims the ball
 
15
 
Aron Gunnarsson crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
15
 
The game is restarted
 
15
 
It doesn't look good here as Birkir Bjarnason is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
 
14
Marko Pjaca commits a rough foul on an opponent and goes into the referee's book
 
12
 
Birkir Bjarnason is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
12
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
11
 
Marko Pjaca from Croatia commits a foul by elbowing Birkir Bjarnason
 
11
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
11
 
Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
10
 
Croatia is trying to create something here.
 
10
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 23%, Croatia: 77%.
 
10
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
9
 
Birkir Saevarsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
9
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Luka Modric from Croatia ...
 
9
 
Emil Hallfredsson from Iceland looks to have committed a foul on Luka Modric but the referee is not having it and waves play on!
 
9
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
8
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
8
 
Safe hands from Hannes Thor Halldorsson as he comes out and claims the ball
 
8
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Tin Jedvaj from Croatia ...
 
7
 
Emil Hallfredsson from Iceland directs the ball behind the defence, but the keeper reads the play well and comes to claim it
 
7
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
7
 
Vedran Corluka relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
7
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson puts in a cross...
 
6
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
5
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
5
 
Ball possession: Iceland: 25%, Croatia: 75%.
 
4
 
Croatia is trying to create something here.
 
4
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
3
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
2
 
Croatia is in control of the ball.
 
2
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
1
 
Croatia take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
1
 
The pitch is in good condition today allowing for more technical play
 
1
 
Welcome to tonights game where the floodlight surrounds the pitch.
 
1
 
Iceland kick-off, and the game is underway.
 
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The referee starts the match
 
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Welcome to Rostov-on-Don Stadium where the two teams take the field for the start of this match.
 
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