In the second semifinal of the FIFA World Cup in Russia, Croatia booked a spot in the final after defeating England 2-1 in a thrilling contest. The Three Lions took an early lead in the match with a sensational strike from Kieran Trippier, who scored from a free kick. But Luka Modric and Co. found a way to get back in the second half, with Ivan Perisic scoring the equaliser. In the Extra Time, a goal from Mario Mandzukic put Croatia in front, thus placing them in the World Cup final for the first time in history. The side will face France in the final on Sunday. Read More
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