WATCH: Luka Modric's goal from the stands

2018-06-22 08:25
Luka Modric (Getty Images)

Cape Town - Croatia brushed aside tournament favourites Argentina in a 3-0 drubbing with talisman Luka Modric scoring one of the goals of the 2018 Soccer World Cup tournament.

READ: As it happened: Argentina 0-3 Croatia

Modric hailed his Croatia side's "deserved" 3-0 victory over Argentina on Thursday but called on them to keep their "feet on the ground" after qualifying for the World Cup knockout rounds.

READ: Argentina teeters on the brink as Croatia qualify for SWC last 16

Zlatko Dalic's men outclassed their opponents in Nizhny Novgorod, leaving Lionel Messi and two-time world champions Argentina on the brink of an embarrassing group-stage exit.

Here Sport24 looks at Modric's sensational strike captured from different angles by fans in the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium.



More In This Category

Thomas Mueller says the Germans' shock early exit from the World Cup will provide "huge motivation" when he starts the new season.
Russian police have unexpectedly released Pussy Riot punk group members while they still face charges for invading the pitch at the World Cup football final.
Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has pledged his continued loyalty to the Serie A outfit amid reported interest from Europe's elite clubs.
New Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui says Gareth Bale is happy at the club and will reject any transfer move to Manchester United.