Today a total of 4 matches were held of the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2018. In case you missed the first 3 matches then click here.

World Cup 2018: Day 3 Matches – Summary & Highlights

FIFA World Cup 2018 – M8: Croatia Vs Nigeria 2-0


WC ’18 – Match 8: Croatia Vs Nigeria

Result: 2 – 0

Goal Scorers:

  • Croatia: Oghenekaro Etebo 32′, Luka Modric 71′ (P)


  • After several attempts in hopes of scoring a goal, Nigeria’s Etebo gifted them a goal as his header deflected into his team’s goal post.

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  • Nigeria couldn’t equalise the scoreboard as the 1st half came to an end with Croatia in the lead by 1-0.
  • The Nigerian players had to plan and score an equaliser in the 2nd half before Croatia ran away with the match.

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  • But, all their planning went wrong Nigeria’s William received a yellow card for pulling Mandzukic. This resulted in a penalty.
  • The Croatian captain took it and scored, thus extending the lead to 2 goals.

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  • The score was now 2-0 and it was also the final score as the match came to an end as Croatia won their opening match of the World Cup.

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