World Cup Qualifying - European - Group H
CroatiaCroatia3MaltaMalta0

Croatia v Malta

Line-ups

Croatia

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Livakovic
  • 20Juranovic
  • 21VidaBooked at 81mins
  • 5Caleta-Car
  • 22MelnjakSubstituted forBarisicat 57'minutes
  • 19BadeljSubstituted forModricat 54'minutes
  • 8Kovacic
  • 15PasalicSubstituted forBrekaloat 54'minutes
  • 13VlasicBooked at 90mins
  • 18OrsicSubstituted forLovricat 78'minutes
  • 14BudimirSubstituted forPerisicat 54'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Vrsaljko
  • 3Barisic
  • 4Perisic
  • 6Lovren
  • 7Brekalo
  • 10Modric
  • 11Brozovic
  • 12L Kalinic
  • 16Uremovic
  • 17Lovric
  • 23Sluga

Malta

Formation 3-4-2-1

  • 1Bonello
  • 2Shaw
  • 13Pepe
  • 4BorgSubstituted forMuscatat 67'minutes
  • 7MbongSubstituted forCorbalanat 67'minutes
  • 19KristensenSubstituted forGambinat 81'minutes
  • 6Guillaumier
  • 3Camenzuli
  • 17Teuma
  • 10PisaniSubstituted forGrechat 63'minutes
  • 23SatarianoSubstituted forNwokoat 45'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5Agius
  • 8Grech
  • 9Nwoko
  • 11Mbong
  • 12Calleja
  • 14Montebello
  • 15Corbalan
  • 16Galea
  • 18Muscat
  • 20Gambin
  • 21Micallef
  • 22Muscat
Referee:
Lionel Tschudi

Match Stats

Home TeamCroatiaAway TeamMalta
Possession
Home67%
Away33%
Shots
Home17
Away2
Shots on Target
Home6
Away1
Corners
Home6
Away0
Fouls
Home11
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Croatia 3, Malta 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Croatia 3, Malta 0.

  3. Post update

    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.

  4. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Kristijan Lovric (Croatia) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Josip Brekalo.

  5. Booking

    Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) is shown the yellow card.

  6. Post update

    Nikola Vlasic (Croatia) has gone down, but the referee deems it simulation.

  7. Post update

    Luka Modric (Croatia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Zach Muscat (Malta).

  9. Post update

    Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).

  10. Post update

    Kyrian Nwoko (Malta) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  11. Goal!

    Goal! Croatia 3, Malta 0. Josip Brekalo (Croatia) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ivan Perisic.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).

  13. Post update

    Luke Gambin (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Croatia. Conceded by Zach Muscat.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Malta. Luke Gambin replaces Bjorn Kristensen.

  16. Booking

    Domagoj Vida (Croatia) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Domagoj Vida (Croatia).

  18. Post update

    Kyrian Nwoko (Malta) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  19. Post update

    Offside, Croatia. Ivan Perisic tries a through ball, but Kristijan Lovric is caught offside.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Croatia. Kristijan Lovric replaces Mislav Orsic.

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Portugal32106337
2Serbia32107527
3Luxembourg210123-13
4R. of Ireland200224-20
5Azerbaijan200213-20

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Sweden22004046
2Spain21103214
3Greece10101101
4Georgia200213-20
5Kosovo100103-30

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Italy22004046
2Switzerland22004136
3Lithuania100101-10
4Northern Ireland100102-20
5Bulgaria200215-40

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1France21103124
2Finland20203302
3Ukraine20202202
4Bos-Herze10102201
5Kazakhstan100102-20

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Belgium3210122107
2Czech Rep31117434
3Wales210123-13
4Belarus2101410-63
5Estonia2002410-60

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Denmark2200100106
2Austria21105324
3Scotland20203302
4Faroe Islands201124-21
5Israel201113-21
6Moldova201119-81

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Turkey321010557
2Netherlands320111476
3Montenegro32016336
4Norway32014316
5Latvia301247-31
6Gibraltar3003114-130

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Croatia32014136
2Football Union of Russia32016426
3Slovakia31204315
4Cyprus31111104
5Slovenia310223-13
6Malta301238-51

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1England22007076
2Poland21106334
3Hungary21106334
4Albania210112-13
5Andorra200204-40
6San Marino200208-80

J

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Germany22004046
2Armenia22003036
3North Macedonia21017343
4Romania21013303
5Iceland200205-50
6Liechtenstein200206-60
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