World Cup Qualifiers - UEFA

  • Ivan Perisic 62’
  • Luka Modric 76’
  • Josip Brekalo 90’
0 Half Time 0
31/03/2021
Group H | Round 3
Stadion HNK Rijeka

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 1'
      Attempt missed. Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Milan Badelj.
    • 9'
      Foul by Stephen Pisani (Malta).
    • 9'
      Mateo Kovacic (Croatia) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 10'
      Attempt saved. Joseph Mbong (Malta) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
    • 11'
      Foul by Kurt Shaw (Malta).
    • 11'
      Ante Budimir (Croatia) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 12'
      Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Ryan Camenzuli.
    • 13'
      Mario Pasalic (Croatia) hits the bar with a header from the left side of the six yard box. Assisted by Nikola Vlasic with a cross.
    • 13'
      Steve Borg (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 13'
      Foul by Ante Budimir (Croatia).
    • 14'
      Foul by Matthew Guillaumier (Malta).
    • 14'
      Mateo Kovacic (Croatia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 15'
      Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Kurt Shaw.
    • 18'
      Attempt blocked. Stephen Pisani (Malta) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Bjorn Kristensen with a through ball.
    • 20'
      Attempt blocked. Mario Pasalic (Croatia) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Mislav Orsic with a cross.
    • 20'
      Attempt saved. Mislav Orsic (Croatia) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ante Budimir with a headed pass.
    • 21'
      Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Joseph Mbong.
    • 22'
      Foul by Bjorn Kristensen (Malta).
    • 22'
      Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 25'
      Offside, Croatia. Dario Melnjak tries a through ball, but Ante Budimir is caught offside.
    • 30'
      Matthew Guillaumier (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 30'
      Foul by Josip Juranovic (Croatia).
    • 34'
      Foul by Joseph Mbong (Malta).
    • 34'
      Dario Melnjak (Croatia) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 35'
      Henry Bonello (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 35'
      Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).
    • 41'
      Hand ball by Matthew Guillaumier (Malta).
    • 42'
      Steve Borg (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 42'
      Foul by Duje Caleta-Car (Croatia).
    • 44'
      Foul by Matthew Guillaumier (Malta).
    • 44'
      Mateo Kovacic (Croatia) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 45'
      Attempt blocked. Mislav Orsic (Croatia) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Mateo Kovacic.
    • 46'
      First Half ends, Croatia 0, Malta 0.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Croatia 0, Malta 0.
    • 45'
      Substitution, Malta. Kyrian Nwoko replaces Alexander Satariano.
    • 45'
      Attempt blocked. Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 46'
      Attempt saved. Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Josip Juranovic.
    • 47'
      Teddy Teuma (Malta) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 47'
      Foul by Duje Caleta-Car (Croatia).
    • 48'
      Ryan Camenzuli (Malta) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 48'
      Foul by Mario Pasalic (Croatia).
    • 49'
      Attempt saved. Mislav Orsic (Croatia) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner.
    • 50'
      Teddy Teuma (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 50'
      Foul by Nikola Vlasic (Croatia).
    • 52'
      Foul by Steve Borg (Malta).
    • 52'
      Mario Pasalic (Croatia) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 52'
      Attempt missed. Mario Pasalic (Croatia) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Mislav Orsic with a cross following a set piece situation.
    • 54'
      SI Luka Modric SO Milan Badelj
    • 54'
      SI Ivan Perisic SO Ante Budimir
    • 54'
      SI Josip Brekalo SO Mario Pasalic
    • 54'
      Attempt blocked. Josip Brekalo (Croatia) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ivan Perisic.
    • 54'
      Foul by Stephen Pisani (Malta).
    • 54'
      Josip Juranovic (Croatia) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 55'
      Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Enrico Pepe.
    • 57'
      SI Borna Barisic SO Dario Melnjak
    • 57'
      Foul by Kyrian Nwoko (Malta).
    • 57'
      Mateo Kovacic (Croatia) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 62'
      G Ivan Perisic Assist Borna Barisic
    • 63'
      SI Jake Grech SO Stephen Pisani
    • 63'
      Attempt missed. Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.
    • 64'
      Attempt missed. Ivan Perisic (Croatia) left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Josip Juranovic.
    • 67'
      SI Zach Muscat SO Steve Borg
    • 67'
      SI Juan Corbalan SO Joseph Mbong
    • 70'
      Offside, Croatia. Nikola Vlasic tries a through ball, but Mislav Orsic is caught offside.
    • 73'
      Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Juan Corbalan.
    • 74'
      Penalty conceded by Kyrian Nwoko (Malta) with a hand ball in the penalty area.
    • 76'
      G Luka Modric
    • 78'
      SI Kristijan Lovric SO Mislav Orsic
    • 78'
      Offside, Croatia. Ivan Perisic tries a through ball, but Kristijan Lovric is caught offside.
    • 80'
      Kyrian Nwoko (Malta) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 80'
      Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).
    • 81'
      YC Domagoj Vida
    • 81'
      SI Luke Gambin SO Bjorn Kristensen
    • 84'
      Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Zach Muscat.
    • 85'
      Luke Gambin (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 85'
      Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).
    • 90'
      G Josip Brekalo Assist Ivan Perisic
    • 90'
      Kyrian Nwoko (Malta) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 90'
      Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).
    • 90'
      Foul by Zach Muscat (Malta).
    • 90'
      Luka Modric (Croatia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 90'
      Match ends, Croatia 3, Malta 0.
    • 91'
      Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) has gone down, but the referee deems it simulation.
    • 92'
      YC Nikola Vlasic
    • 92'
      Attempt blocked. Kristijan Lovric (Croatia) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Josip Brekalo.
    • 92'
      Attempt missed. Kristijan Lovric (Croatia) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Josip Juranovic with a cross.
    • 93'
      Second Half ends, Croatia 3, Malta 0.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-2-3-1
    ACTIVE
    3-4-2-1

    SUBSTITUTES

    MANAGERS

    croatia
    Zlatko Dalic
    italy
    Devis Mangia

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 67% 33%
    Effective Chances 13 1
    Shots on Target 6 1
    Turnovers 9 23

    POSSESSION

    Passes 575 295
    Passing Accuracy 83% 68%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 77% 44%
    Crosses 27 2
    Crossing accuracy 30% 0%

    ATTACK

    Shots 30 0
    Shots outside the box 5 0
    Shots inside the box 12 2
    Shooting accuracy 35% 50%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 16 24
    Effective Tackles 75% 58%
    Blocked Shots 5 1
    Clearances 2 29
    Saves 3 1

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 11 12
    Yellow Cards 2 0
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 3 0

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