• Daizen Maeda 43'
  • Takuma Asano 120'+3' (pen.)
1(1)
Round of 16
Finished
  • Ivan Perisic 55'
  • Nikola Vlasic 120'+1' (pen.)
  • Marcelo Brozovic 120'+2' (pen.)
  • Mario Pasalic 120'+5' (pen.)
1(3)
JPN
CRO
KO
  • GOALLL!! 1-0 JAPAN! MAEDA! Maeda gives Japan the lead just before half-time! Japan take a short corner and Doan sends in a cross. Yoshida wins the initial header and Maeda reacts quickest to the knockdown!
    Japan
    Goal
    JPN - Daizen Maeda
    43'
HT
  • GOALLL!! 1-1 CROATIA! PERISIC! Perisic equalises for Croatia with a thumping header! Lovren’s cross into the box is slightly underhit but it favours Perisic, who heads the ball into the bottom right corner with a lot of power. Game on!
    Croatia
    Goal
    CRO - Ivan Perisic
    55'
  • Budimir replaces Petkovic in attack for Croatia.
    Croatia
    Croatia
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out16 - Bruno Petkovic
    Substitution - In17 - Ante Budimir
    62'
  • Mitoma comes on for Nagatomo on the left side of the Japan midfield.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out5 - Yuto Nagatomo
    Substitution - In9 - Kaoru Mitoma
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out25 - Daizen Maeda
    Substitution - In18 - Takuma Asano
    64'
  • Pasalic replaces Kramaric as Croatia look to overload Japan in the middle of the pitch.
    Croatia
    Croatia
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out9 - Andrej Kramaric
    Substitution - In15 - Mario Pasalic
    68'
  • Sakai comes on for Kamada as Japan's third change of the match.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out15 - Daichi Kamada
    Substitution - In19 - Hiroki Sakai
    75'
  • Minamino replaces Doan as Japan look for a late winner.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out8 - Ritsu Doan
    Substitution - In10 - Takumi Minamino
    87'
  • Kovacic receives the first yellow card of the game after a poor challenge on Ito.
    Croatia
    Yellow card
    CRO - Mateo Kovacic
    90'
FT
  • Vlasic comes on for Kovacic for more of an attacking threat in the Croatia midfield.
    Croatia
    Croatia
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out8 - Mateo Kovacic
    Substitution - In13 - Nikola Vlasic
    Croatia
    Croatia
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out10 - Luka Modric
    Substitution - In7 - Lovro Majer
    99'
HT
  • Budimir, who was subbed on earlier, makes way for Livaja in the Croatia attack.
    Croatia
    Croatia
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out17 - Ante Budimir
    Substitution - In14 - Marko Livaja
    Croatia
    Croatia
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out4 - Ivan Perisic
    Substitution - In18 - Mislav Orsic
    105'
  • Orsic replaces Perisic on the wing for Croatia.
    Japan
    Japan
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out13 - Hidemasa Morita
    Substitution - In17 - Ao Tanaka
    105'
  • Barisic receives a yellow card for a poor challenge.
    Croatia
    Yellow card
    CRO - Borna Barisic
    116'
ET
Japan
Match stats
Croatia
42%
Possession
58%
13
Shots
17
4
Shots (On goal)
4
8
Corners
5
3
Saves
3
13
Fouls
16

Line-ups

12
Shuichi Gonda
14
Junya Ito
5
Yuto Nagatomo
3
Shogo Taniguchi
22
Maya Yoshida
16
Takehiro Tomiyasu
6
Wataru Endo
13
Hidemasa Morita
25
Daizen Maeda
8
Ritsu Doan
15
Daichi Kamada
Japan
3-4-3
1
Dominik Livakovic
22
Josip Juranovic
3
Borna Barisic
11
Marcelo Brozovic
6
Dejan Lovren
20
Josko Gvardiol
10
Luka Modric
8
Mateo Kovacic
16
Bruno Petkovic
9
Andrej Kramaric
4
Ivan Perisic
Croatia
4-3-3

Team stats

Japan

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
013
ForwardsGGASFCFW
87'
00114
75'
00200
64'
43'
10101
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
00003
00114
105'
00121
64'
00020
DefendersGGASFCFW
00200
01022
00010
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
64'(Yuto Nagatomo)
00100
64'(Daizen Maeda)
123'
00010
75'(Daichi Kamada)
00020
87'(Ritsu Doan)
00000
105'(Hidemasa Morita)
00010
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
000--
000--

Croatia

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
013
ForwardsGGASFCFW
105'
55'
10220
68'
00001
62'
00002
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
122'
00010
99'
00121
99'
00110
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
68'(Andrej Kramaric)
125'
00201
105'(Marko Livaja)
00131
99'(Mateo Kovacic)
121'
00000
99'(Luka Modric)
00101
105'(Ivan Perisic)
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
00000
000--
000--