June 23, 2021 || 10:56 am

Watch video, Croatia versus Scotland football match highlight and match summary….3-1

Luka Madrich led the team from the front in the survival match. He scored an excellent goal and contributed to his teammate’s goal. Croatia lost to Scotland with his skill. The result of the other match also came in favor. The Croats became the group runners-up in the last 16 of the European Championship.

Let’s see Croatia versus Scotland football match highlight….3-1

 

Croatia won 3-1 in the final round of Group D at Hampden Park in Glasgow on Tuesday night. In another match, which started at the same time, England defeated the Czech Republic 1-0 to become the group champions and enter the knockout stage. 7 points for former world champions.

Croatia and the Czech Republic equal 4 points. The two teams are equal in goal difference and face to face fight. However, Croatia came second due to more goals. The Czech Republic finished in the last sixteen, becoming one of the top four teams in the group of six.Once again, Scotland, who got 1 point, left the group stage of the major tournament.

 

Croatia dominated the match from start to finish. The team, which held the ball 66 percent of the time, had 6 of the 11 shots on goal. Scotland had 3 goals in 11 shots.

 

Scotland’s Che Adams got a good chance in the sixth minute. But the Southampton forward could not reach the far post with his teammate’s cross. Three minutes later his powerful shot from about 25 yards went just outside the post.

Croatia scored the first goal in the 17th minute. Yocep’s cross from the right is extended to Ivan Perisic’s head pass in front of Nikola Vlasic. The 23-year-old midfielder sent the ball into the net with a left foot shot.

 

In the 22nd minute, Croatian captain Madrich’s shot from outside the D-box flew just over the crossbar. Two minutes later Scotland’s John McGinn’s shot was blocked by goalkeeper Dominic Livakovic.

The hosts returned to parity before the break. The Croatian defenders could not clear Andrew Robertson’s cross D-box properly. Colm McGregor hit a powerful shot from about 20 yards out.

 

The 28-year-old midfielder scored the first goal in the 34th match for the country.

In the fifth minute of the second half, Vlasic got a good chance to lead the team again. He made a poor one-on-one shot through his teammate, and was stopped by Scottish goalkeeper David Marshall.

 

Scotland’s McGinn could not take advantage of the opportunity in the 59th minute. He could not aim the ball in the volley at the far post on Robertson’s cross.
In the 62nd minute, the visitors went ahead in the second half with a great goal from Madrid. The Real Madrid midfielder hit the target from 20 yards out with a powerful shot from the right foot in the first touch near Mateo Kovacic.

 

Madrid scored the oldest goal for Croatia in the Euros (35 years and 286 days). He is also the country’s youngest goal scorer in the tournament, having netted against Austria in 2008 at the age of 22 years and 73 days.

Madrich also contributed to the next goal in the 77th minute. Perisic jumped to his corner and hit the head post. In the end, the runners-up of the last World Cup won the festival by keeping the gap.

 

Croatia will face Group E runners-up next Monday in a bid to reach the quarter-finals. Opponents of the Czech Republic are also not right now.

 

 

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