73points

Croatia National Football Team 2018

Croatia National Football Team 2018
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Croatia National Football Team 2018 review: 18 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: Zlatko Dalić

Captain: Luka Modrić

Appearances in the World Cup: 5 (first in 1998)

Best result: Third place in 1998

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK Dominik Livaković
(Dinamo Zagreb)
12 GK Lovre Kalinić
(Gent)
23 GK Danijel Subašić
(Monaco)
     
2 DF Šime Vrsaljko
(Atlético Madrid)
3 DF Ivan Strinić
(Sampdoria)
5 DF Vedran Ćorluka
(Lokomotiv Moscow)
6 DF Dejan Lovren
(Liverpool)
13 DF Tin Jedvaj
(Bayer Leverkusen)
15 DF Duje Ćaleta-Car
(Red Bull Salzburg)
21 DF Domagoj Vida
(Beşiktaş)
22 DF Josip Pivarić
(Dynamo Kyiv)
     
7 MF Ivan Rakitić
(Barcelona)
8 MF Mateo Kovačić
(Real Madrid)
10 MF Luka Modrić
(Real Madrid)
11 MF Marcelo Brozović
(Inter Milan)
14 MF Filip Bradarić
(Rijeka)
19 MF Milan Badelj
(Fiorentina)
     
4 FW Ivan Perišić
(Inter Milan)
9 FW Andrej Kramarić
(1899 Hoffenheim)
16 FW Nikola Kalinić
(Milan)
17 FW Mario Mandžukić
(Juventus)
18 FW Ante Rebić
(Eintracht Frankfurt)
20 FW Marko Pjaca
(Schalke 04)

Croatia is part of Group D, together with:

  • Argentina
  • Iceland
  • Nigeria
Croatia National Football Team 2018
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Croatia National Football Team 2018

Why is Croatia National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • FIFA World Ranking
    ?

    945vs930.66
  • World Cup: goals scored
    ?

    14vs5.28
  • World Cup: matches won
    ?

    6vs2.04
  • World Cup: matches lost
    ?

    1vs1.77
  • World Cup: shots on target
    ?

    28vs15.69
  • World Cup: average number of shots per match
    ?

    11.43vs8.48
  • World Cup: corner kicks
    ?

    40vs18.88
  • World Cup: average number of shots on target per match
    ?

    4vs3.62

Team

1.FIFA World Ranking

945

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
2.Average age of players

27.43yrs

The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
3.Team size

23

The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Titles

1.World Cup titles won

0

The number FIFA World Cup titles the team won. Started in 1930, the World Cup takes place every four years and reunites 32 teams out of 211 teams which compete in the qualifying tournaments.

Results

1.World Cup: matches won

6

The total number of matches the team won in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: matches lost

1

The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.

Overall performance

1.World Cup: goals scored

14

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: goals received

9

The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
3.World Cup: shots on target

28

The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
4.World Cup: corner kicks

40

The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
5.World Cup: offside offences

9

The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
6.World Cup: total number of shots

80

The total number of shots the players made in an attempt to score a goal, summing up all matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

1.World Cup: average number of shots per match

11.43

The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
2.World Cup: average number of fouls per match

15.86

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
3.World Cup: average number of shots on target per match

4

The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
4.World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match

5.71

The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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