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2018/07/07 | 20:00| Group A| Fisht Olympic Stadium, | Full Time|

As it happened: Russia 2-2 Croatia (3-4 penalties)

2018-07-07 17:33
Last Updated at 21:43
07 Jul 23:20

That's all folks, thank you for choosing Sport24 for the coverage of this quarter-final clash as Croatia booked the final spot in the World Cup semi-finals.

Enjoy the rest of your evening.

07 Jul 23:17
AND THEN THERE WERE FOUR:
07 Jul 23:08
07 Jul 23:04

Man of the Match | LUKA MODRIC

IMMENSE from Croatia's captain who left everything out there!

07 Jul 22:59

Danijel Subasic is just the second player to save four or more spot-kicks at a World Cup penalty shoot-out.

He equals's Argentina's Sergio Goycochea record from 1990.

07 Jul 22:58

Only two teams have won two penalty shoot-outs at a single World Cup:

- Argentina (1990)

- Croatia (2018)

07 Jul 22:53

FULL-TIME Russia 2-2 Croatia (3-4 penalties)

CROATIA DEFEAT RUSSIA ON PENALTIES!!!!!!!

07 Jul 22:52
RAKITIC WINS IT FOR CROATIA!!!!!
07 Jul 22:50
Kuzyaev scores!!
07 Jul 22:49
Vida scores!
07 Jul 22:48
Ignashevic scores!
07 Jul 22:47
Modric scores!!
07 Jul 22:47
Fernandes MISES!!!
07 Jul 22:46
Kovacic MISSES!
07 Jul 22:45
Dzagoev scores for Russia!
07 Jul 22:44
Brozovic scores for Croatia!
07 Jul 22:44
Smolov MISES!
07 Jul 22:39

Full-time: Russia 2-2 Croatia

And we'll have PENALTIES as Croatia have an injured goalkeeper who only has one good leg.

07 Jul 22:36
120' The fourth official signals 1 minute of added time.
07 Jul 22:34
117' That was the worst case scenario for Croatia who have an injured goalkeeper who only has one good leg.
07 Jul 22:33

114' Russia 2-2 Croatia

FERNANDES draws Russia level!!!Russia refusing to give in!!

07 Jul 22:30
114' RUSSIA!!!!!!!!!
07 Jul 22:29
112' Croatia are hanging on now with Russia throwing everything at their opponents.
07 Jul 22:27

110' Russia win a corner as their coach tries to get the home fans off their seats.

Kuzyaev SMASHES the rebound and somehow the injured Subasic saves it and holds on.

07 Jul 22:25
108' Gazinskiy receives a yellow for a kick from behind on an already injured Mandzukic.
07 Jul 22:24
107' Croatia look re-energised after that goal and are looking to hang onto their lead at all costs!
07 Jul 22:21
106' We're back underway in the final 15 minutes.
07 Jul 22:20

HALF-TIME Russia 1-2 Croatia

Half-time in the first period of extra-time with defender Vida getting an all important goal.

Before ripping off his shirt!!

07 Jul 22:16
104' Russia are throwing everything they have now at Croatia as the fourth official signals 2 minutes of added time.
07 Jul 22:14
102' Vida receives a caution for the removal of his shirt during his celebration.
07 Jul 22:13

98' Russia 1-2 Croatia

Vida gives Croatia an all important lead with a powerful header!!

07 Jul 22:10
99' CROATIA!!!!!!!!!
07 Jul 22:09
97' So Croatia at the moment have an injured goalkeeper in Sun=basic and a limping Mandzukic as we head for penalties.
07 Jul 22:07
96' Croatia make a forced change as Corluka replaces the injured Sime Vrsaljko.
07 Jul 22:07
95' Croatia are down to ten men as Sime Vrsaljko is off the field receiving attention as Mandzukic now also pulls up.
07 Jul 22:01
91' Russia immediately win a corner from the kick-off. Modric is cool at the back and gets it away.
07 Jul 22:00
91' We're underway with another 30 minutes of extra-time!
07 Jul 21:57

EXTRA-TIME: Russia 1-1 Croatia

We'll have extra-time! Perisic with a chance to win it for Croatia but hit the post.

07 Jul 21:54
3' The injured Subasic is called into action from a stinging cross but manages to beat it out.
07 Jul 21:52
92' Modric wins a corner for Croatia. He takes it quickly and it goes out for another corner.
07 Jul 21:50
90' The fourth official signals 5 minutes of added time to be played.
07 Jul 21:50

88' OH NO! Looks like with 3 minutes remaining goalkeeper Subasic looks to have pulled a hamstring with no substitutes remaining in regulation time.

Croatia can make an additional sub in extra-time.

07 Jul 21:48
87' Croatia make their third and final change as Kovacic comes on for Kramaric.
07 Jul 21:47
86' Cheaply conceded corner by Russia who put it behind. Croatia are penalised though inside the area.
07 Jul 21:46
85' We're in the final 5 minutes with both teams starting to tire after a frantic high-energy game.
07 Jul 21:44
83' Russia win a free-kick in a dangerous area after an accidental handball.
07 Jul 21:41

80' Russia 1-1 Croatia

Croatia were enjoying total control of the game a few moments ago but now their players are beginning to look worried again.

07 Jul 21:39
77' Russia make another change as front-man Dzyuba is replaced by Yuri Gazinskiy.
07 Jul 21:36

75' CHANCE for Croatia as the ball just won't drop for Modric as his left-footed shot is blocked.

High from Mandzukic from the corner-kick.

07 Jul 21:34
73' Croatia make their second change at left-back as Ivan Strinic is replaced by Josip Pivaric.