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.
FIFA World Cup 2018 – M8: Croatia Vs Nigeria 2-0
WC ’18 – Match 8: Croatia Vs Nigeria
Result: 2 – 0
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
— DaT AkWa IbOm Gee👊🇳🇬 (@ClintonViceB) 16 June 2018
— Newcity(®)phenomenon (@newcityrel) 16 June 2018
— DADDY HOE 👅 🇳🇬🇬🇭🇿🇦🇰🇪 (@MAXxYFIRE) 16 June 2018
— JOKUNLE (@Jokunle) 16 June 2018
Nigeria 0-2 Croatia
— Mad E’Leine 🧙♀️🇳🇬 (@badgalmaddie_) 16 June 2018
Croatia used Nigeria to make history… First time they have won an opening Match at the World Cup in 20 years.
— Justin Ifeanyi |🇳🇬 (@Eastcoastprince) 16 June 2018
Whiles Croatia was training…….☹️😒 pic.twitter.com/w2bNHv1gGY
— ٩̾●̮̮̃̾•̃̾۶Wi£nAA٩-̮̮̃ -̃۶ (@wienaa_xoxo) 16 June 2018
Nigeria’s gameplan against Croatia pic.twitter.com/s1xmUe6vON
— FJ (@fjxiv) 16 June 2018
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