Croatia trash Argentina to qualify for the next round

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Croatia trash Argentina 3 nil at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, the heaviest defeat the Argentines have suffered in the group stage for over 60 years.

53′ Ante Rebic broke the deadlock after he capitalizes on a goal keeper error from Caballero. His poor clearance fell to Rebic inside the box who volleyed the ball into the back of the net. 0:1

80′ Croatia doubled their lead with wonderful strike from Luka Modric. The skipper intercepts a pass precise pass in the opposition half, he creates some space for himself before releasing an accurate shot into the right side of the goal. Great strike! 0:2

90+1′ Ivan Rakitic increased the humiliation for Argentina with a tapping into an empty net with an assist from Mateo Kovacic. 0:3

The win against Argentina qualifies Croatia for the next round of the competition with 6 points blowing Group D wide open with the second position up for grab.

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