Yussuf Poulsen and Ivan Trinitrate: Grigory Sysoev / RIA Novosti
Croatia national team defeated the team of Denmark in the match of 1/8 final of the world Cup. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The meeting was held on Sunday, July 1, in Nizhny Novgorod, ended with the score 1:1. In the main and extra time the winner could not be detected. The score at the 1st minute of the meeting was opened by the Danish defender Mathias Jorgensen. However, already on 4-th minute of Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic equalized it.
In extra time in the 115th minute of the match in gate of Danes has been assigned a penalty, but midfielder Luka Modric has failed converted a penalty kick. In the penalty shoot-out turned out to be stronger Croatia — 3:2.
Rival Croats will be the national team of Russia, who beat earlier, on 1 July the team of Spain. The 1/4 final match with the participation of the Russian team will be held July 7 in Sochi. Beginning at 21:00 Moscow time.
The world championship is held in 11 cities of Russia. The tournament will last until July 15.
Video, photo All from Russia.