Published: Fri, July 13, 2018
Sports | By Ivan Ross

Pick your England XI for Croatia semi-final

Pick your England XI for Croatia semi-final

With the 2018 World Cup final locked in, France have opened as the favorites over Croatia for Sunday's match.

Ivan Perisic said his equaliser that helped Croatia come from behind to beat England 2-1 after extra time and reach the World Cup final was a goal that "he could only dream of" as a child. But there's something I want to say. What a night! A huge video wall was set up in the historic city and the broadcast was followed by thousands, they sat on the floor, on walls, in stands, hung from windows. It was a insane moment, they were delighted. That felt so good for us here in Russian Federation, and united us more and more, just like it did in our country.

Quick as a flash, he picked up his camera and took some remarkable close-up shots of the Croats' joy. They should have turned up, it's the semi-final of a World Cup. Subscribe to our SMS sports service by texting "SPORTS" to 22840. "I can't ask more of him as a captain or as a man over the last three weeks". Cortez never dropped his camera. [Photo/Reuters] Matchwinner Mandzukic offers to help up Cortez after the celebrations.

The game seemed destined for penalties in the second half of extra time, that is, until Croatian stalwart Mario Mandzukic slipped behind the English defender John Stones and scored the eventual clincher in the 109th minute of play.

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"I was in Nice to watch us lose to Iceland, I was in Kiev to lose against Italy". "There were so many big-quality teams and they are home by now".

"I think the reaction of the supporters to them at the end compared to two years ago tells them that, first and foremost, experiences with England can be positive, that the country are very proud of what they've done and the way that they've played".

"Some players played with minor injuries with which they would not have played some other games".

"I originally said we'd go to penalties".

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Against Uruguay, they hardly suffered and only Belgium really gave them a stiff test.

"I've been to lots of failures and I thought this was the time".

Tonight's (11th July) game against Croatia in Moscow will be just the third time the Three Lions have played in such a fixture and the first since 1990.

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In the centre of their midfield, Croatia have their two aces: Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic . They will be streamed live via Fubo Premier , DirectTV Now and Sling Blue .

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