Brazil vs Croatia
|09 Dec 2022|
|Education City Stadium|
|FIFA World Cup|
🇭🇷 Croatia XI: Livakovic, Juranovic, Lovren, Gvardiol, Sosa, Brozovic, Kovacic, Modric, Pasalic, Perisic, Kramaric
🇧🇷 Brazil XI: Alisson, Militao, Marquinhos, Silva, Danilo, Paqueta, Casemiro, Raphinha, Neymar, Vinicius, Richarlison
🔴 Croatia are World Cup semi finalist 🇭🇷
Brazil are OUT of the World Cup 🇧🇷
Croatia | WWDWDD 📈
Croatia head into this match following on from a 1-1 WC22 stalemate versus Japan.
In that match, Croatia had 58% possession and 15 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player to score for Croatia was Ivan Perišić (55'). Japan got 13 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Daizen Maeda (43') was the scorer for Japan. Croatia won the match 3-1 in a dramatic penalty shootout.
Their most recent results shine a light on the fact that huge efforts have been put in by the Croatia rearguard. Croatia have kept it tight, seeing the number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their past 6 matches standing at 3.
Brazil | WWWWLW
Brazil will come into the match following on from a 4-1 WC22 win with the eclipse of Korea Republic in their previous fixture.
In that game, Brazil had 53% possession and 18 shots at goal with 9 on target. For Brazil, the scorers were Vinicius Júnior (7'), Neymar (13'), Richarlison (29') and Lucas Paquetá (36'). Korea Rep. had 8 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Seung-ho Paik (76') was the scorer for Korea Republic.A run of very capable displays from the Brazil defensive unit has seen their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 3 from their previous 6 fixtures combined. Over that same time, their own attack force has managed to score 15. Despite that, it remains to be seen whether such a trend might be sustained in this next game.
#KR | #EPICSPORTS