17.12.2022

Lovren & Croatia become World Cup bronze medalists

print version

Croatia national team beat Morocco 2-1 in the third-place play-off at World Cup in Qatar.

Goals for winners were scored by Josko Gvardiol on 7th minute and Mislav Orsic on 42nd, while the Africans answered with Achraf Dari’s goal on 9th minute. This is the second time Croatians won bronze medals, the first were got in 1998.

Dejan Lovren from Zenit St. Petersburg did not take part in the game staying on the bench. 33-year-old Croatian participated at third World Cup in international career. In Qatar Lovren played six full matches and earned an assist in Round of 16 match against Japan. Several former RPL players also made the squad, among them are Nicola Vlasic (ex-CSKA), Mario Pasalic (ex-Spartak Moscow) & Marco Livaja (ex-Rubin), also Vedran Corluka (ex-Lokomotiv) and Ivica Olic (ex-CSKA) were the assistants to head coach Zlatko Dalic.

Lovren became second RPL player to win World Cup medal. Previously Vedran Corluka, representing Lokomotiv, got the silver medal as runner-up of World Cup final in 2018.

Photo: HNS


Media:


Latest News:

news

26.02.2024

RPL referees to announce decisions after VAR reviews live

The experiment will be started with RPL season resume

news

25.02.2024

Krylia Sovetov tied with Khimki in the final friendly match in Turkey

Krylia saved the draw through Orozco goal

Обратная связь

Вы можете обратиться в РФПЛ с интересующим Вас вопросом или оставить сообщение (пожелание, замечание). Также вы можете сообщить имеющиеся у вас сведения о "договорных" матчах.

Отправить

Обратная связь

Вы можете обратиться в компанию Sportradar с интересующим Вас вопросом или оставить сообщение (пожелание, замечание).

Отправить