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  • FIFA World Cup Qualifying
  • Date: Tue 16 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:00
  • Venue: GRADSKI VRT STADIUM

Croatia vs Wales


Form Guide - FIFA World Cup Qualifying

Croatia

W

Wales

L W L


Live Text Commentary
90:00
 

End of the game

90:00
 

The referee has signaled the end of the second half

90:00
 

Throw-in: Ben Davies takes it (Attacking)

90:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

90:00
 

Mario Mandzukic hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

90:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa makes a very good save (Catch)

90:00
 

Simon Church crosses the ball. Outcome: save

90:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a long goal kick

90:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

90:00
 

Niko Kranjcar hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: save

90:00
 

Josip Simunic clears the ball from danger.

90:00
 

Hal Robson-Kanu crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

90:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa makes a very good save (Catch)

90:00
 

Gareth Bale hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

90:00
 

Gareth Bale takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

90:00
 

Josip Simunic commits a foul on Sam Vokes resulting on a free kick for Wales

89:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a long goal kick

88:00
 

Throw-in: Gareth Bale takes it (Attacking)

88:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a long goal kick

88:00
 

Sam Vokes hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

87:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa makes a very good save (Parry)

87:00
 

Gareth Bale hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

86:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a long goal kick

86:00
 

Throw-in: Ben Davies takes it (Attacking)

85:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Attacking)

85:00
 

Croatia makes a sub: Domagoj Vida enters for Ivan Perisic. Reason: Tactical

84:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

84:00
 

Ivan Perisic hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

83:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Defending)

82:00
 

Wales makes a sub: Hal Robson-Kanu enters for Joe Ledley. Reason: Tactical

82:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

82:00
 

Luka Modric hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

81:00
 

Darcy Blake takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

81:00
Yellow card
 

Ivan Strinic is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

81:00
 

Ivan Strinic commits a foul on Simon Church resulting on a free kick for Wales

80:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

80:00
 

Sam Vokes commits a foul on Gordon Schildenfeld resulting on a free kick for Croatia

80:00
 

Throw-in: Gareth Bale takes it (Attacking)

78:00
 

Croatia makes a sub: Niko Kranjcar enters for Eduardo. Reason: Tactical

77:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa makes a very good save (Punch)

77:00
 

Joe Allen takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save

76:00
 

Throw-in: Mario Mandzukic takes it (Attacking)

76:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

76:00
 

Mario Mandzukic hits a good header. Outcome: save

76:00
 

Darijo Srna crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

75:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

75:00
 

Ivan Rakitic hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

74:00
 

Ben Davies blocks the shot

74:00
 

Eduardo hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

74:00
 

Eduardo hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: hit bar

73:00
 

Throw-in: Gareth Bale takes it (Attacking)

72:00
 

Wales makes a sub: Sam Vokes enters for Andy King. Reason: Tactical

72:00
 

Gordon Schildenfeld clears the ball from danger.

72:00
 

Joe Allen crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

70:00
 

Ben Davies takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

70:00
 

Ivan Rakitic commits a foul on Ben Davies resulting on a free kick for Wales

69:00
 

Luka Modric takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

69:00
 

Ashley Williams commits a foul on Mario Mandzukic resulting on a free kick for Croatia

69:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

68:00
 

Joe Ledley commits a foul on Ivan Strinic resulting on a free kick for Croatia

68:00
 

Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)

68:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa makes a very good save (Catch)

67:00
 

Andy King hits a good header. Outcome: save

67:00
 

Joe Allen takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

66:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

66:00
 

Luka Modric hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

65:00
 

Ivan Rakitic takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play

65:00
 

Ashley Williams clears the ball from danger.

65:00
 

Darijo Srna takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance

65:00
 

Ben Davies blocks the shot

65:00
 

Darijo Srna hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

64:00
 

Ivan Strinic crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

63:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Parry)

63:00
 

Eduardo hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

61:00
 

Wales makes a sub: Simon Church enters for Steve Morison. Reason: Tactical

58:00
 

That last goal was assisted by Darijo Srna (Cross from Right Byline)

58:00
Goal
 

Goal!! Eduardo hits a very good left footed shot to the lower left corner from the left 6 yard (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Croatia now leads 2 - 0

58:00
 

Eduardo hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal

58:00
 

Darijo Srna takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the far post, resulting in: shot

57:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Block)

57:00
 

Mario Mandzukic hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

57:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Defending)

56:00
 

Gareth Bale takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

56:00
 

Ivan Strinic commits a foul on Gareth Bale resulting on a free kick for Wales

56:00
 

Ashley Williams blocks the shot

56:00
 

Eduardo hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

55:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

55:00
 

Ben Davies blocks the shot

55:00
 

Eduardo hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

55:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Parry)

55:00
 

Ivan Perisic drills a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

54:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Attacking)

53:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Attacking)

53:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

53:00
 

Darijo Srna hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

53:00
 

Darijo Srna hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: hit wall

52:00
 

Darijo Srna takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: shot

52:00
Yellow card
 

Chris Gunter is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

52:00
 

Chris Gunter commits a foul on Ivan Perisic resulting on a free kick for Croatia

52:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

51:00
 

Ivan Perisic hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

51:00
 

Ivan Rakitic takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: shot

49:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a long goal kick

49:00
 

Ashley Williams hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

48:00
 

Chris Gunter crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

48:00
 

Chris Gunter takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

48:00
 

Ivan Perisic commits a foul on Gareth Bale resulting on a free kick for Wales

48:00
 

Steve Morison clears the ball from danger.

47:00
 

Ivan Rakitic takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

47:00
 

Ivan Perisic takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

47:00
 

Joe Allen commits a foul on Ivan Rakitic resulting on a free kick for Croatia

46:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

46:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

45:00
 

The second half is under way

45:00
 

Croatia makes a sub: Gordon Schildenfeld enters for Dejan Lovren. Reason: Tactical

45:00
 

The referee has signaled the end of the first half

44:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

44:00
 

Eduardo hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

43:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

43:00
 

Throw-in: Dejan Lovren takes it (Defending)

42:00
 

Ashley Williams takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

42:00
 

Eduardo commits a foul on Joe Allen resulting on a free kick for Wales

41:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

41:00
 

Mario Mandzukic hits a good header. Outcome: save

39:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a long goal kick

39:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

39:00
 

Eduardo hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

39:00
 

Steve Morison clears the ball from danger.

39:00
 

Darijo Srna takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

38:00
 

Luka Modric takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

38:00
 

Ashley Williams commits a foul on Mario Mandzukic resulting on a free kick for Croatia

37:00
 

Lewis Price takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

37:00
 

Offside called on Eduardo

36:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

36:00
 

Ashley Williams clears the ball from danger.

36:00
 

Mario Mandzukic crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

35:00
 

Lewis Price takes a short goal kick

35:00
 

Ivan Perisic hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

34:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Defending)

34:00
 

Josip Simunic clears the ball from danger.

34:00
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

34:00
 

Gareth Bale takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

33:00
 

Josip Simunic commits a foul on Steve Morison resulting on a free kick for Wales

33:00
 

Throw-in: Gareth Bale takes it (Attacking)

33:00
 

Throw-in: Ben Davies takes it (Attacking)

31:00
 

Ivan Strinic crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

30:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

27:00
Goal
 

Goal!! Mario Mandzukic hits a very good right footed shot low through the middle from the centre penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Croatia now leads 1 - 0

27:00
 

Mario Mandzukic hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

27:00
 

Lewis Price takes a long goal kick

27:00
 

Ashley Williams clears the ball from danger.

26:00
 

Darijo Srna takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

26:00
 

Ben Davies clears the ball from danger.

26:00
 

Ivan Rakitic crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

25:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa makes a very good save (Punch)

25:00
 

Gareth Bale crosses the ball. Outcome: save

25:00
Yellow card
 

Dejan Lovren is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

24:00
 

Gareth Bale takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

24:00
 

Dejan Lovren commits a foul on Gareth Bale resulting on a free kick for Wales

24:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Attacking)

24:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Parry)

24:00
 

Milan Badelj hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

23:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

22:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

22:00
 

Throw-in: Gareth Bale takes it (Defending)

21:00
 

Darijo Srna takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

20:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Attacking)

20:00
 

Stipe Pletikosa takes a short goal kick

19:00
 

Gareth Bale drills a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

19:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

19:00
 

Ivan Perisic crosses the ball. Outcome: save

18:00
 

Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

18:00
 

Ivan Strinic crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

17:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

17:00
 

Ivan Perisic crosses the ball. Outcome: save

17:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

16:00
 

Ivan Rakitic hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

16:00
 

Ben Davies clears the ball from danger.

16:00
 

Ivan Perisic crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

15:00
 

Lewis Price takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

14:00
 

Ivan Perisic commits a foul on Gareth Bale resulting on a free kick for Wales

13:00
 

Throw-in: Darijo Srna takes it (Attacking)

12:00
 

Throw-in: Gareth Bale takes it (Attacking)

10:00
 

Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)

10:00
 

Ashley Williams clears the ball from danger.

10:00
 

Darijo Srna takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

10:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Round Post)

10:00
 

Darijo Srna hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

9:00
 

Darijo Srna takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: shot

9:00
 

David Vaughan commits a foul on Darijo Srna resulting on a free kick for Croatia

7:00
 

Lewis Price makes a very good save (Catch)

7:00
 

Eduardo hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

6:00
 

Chris Gunter blocks the shot

6:00
 

Eduardo hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

6:00
 

Ashley Williams clears the ball from danger.

5:00
 

Ivan Rakitic takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

5:00
 

Ashley Williams clears the ball from danger.

5:00
 

Ivan Rakitic crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

5:00
 

Ivan Rakitic takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

5:00
 

Ben Davies commits a foul on Darijo Srna resulting on a free kick for Croatia

4:00
 

Throw-in: Ivan Strinic takes it (Defending)

1:00
 

Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)