Didulica praises Croatias warriors


first_imgFormer Croatia goalkeeper Joey Didulica lauded the side for their stunning World Cup semi-final win over England on WednesdayThe Vatreni fell a goal behind early on due to Kieran Trippier’s 20-yard free-kick, before midfielder Ivan Perisic cancelled it out to take the match into extra-time.The Inter Milan star would then provide the assist for Mario Mandzukic to score the match-winning goal in the 109th-minute to send Croatia to their first ever World Cup final.“From a Croatian perspective, unbelievable,” said Didulica, as stated on SportsKeeda.“Not only the football, just to see these human beings going at it, playing like warriors, three games in extra time and to come out on top, it’s something I’ve never seen before in my lifetime.”Croatia have now been through extra-time in their past three games in what has been, undoubtedly, an exhausting experience for the entire squad.Jadon Sancho, Borussia DortmundCrouch: Liverpool could beat Man United to Jadon Sancho Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Peter Crouch wouldn’t be surprised to see Jadon Sancho end up at Liverpool one day instead of his long-term pursuers Manchester United.But Didulica, who was a member of the 2006 World Cup team, applauded their bravery and felt that they were the deserving victors.“In terms of the game, it was cagey, but once again I think our fight came out on top,” said the four-time international.“I think we wanted it more in the end and I think it came down to the will.“I think we’re better footballers to be honest, we’re classier, all over the ground, from the midfield to up front, but I think it came down to the guts and determination.”Croatia will now take on France in Sunday’s World Cup final in Moscow with the hope of writing more history by claiming their first ever world title.last_img

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