Spain have been really lacklustre since the tournament started. Fred called it; just not good enough to beat a poor Russian outfit. The home nation still in the the comp definitely adds something, though.
Croatia Denmark was dull, too, but here’s a match report from VP who enjoyed the game…… 😀
Certain goal to win it snuffed out with a professional foul
Goalkeepers loomed large
Schmeichel ended up saving 3 penalties and goes home
Subasic saves 3 penalties and onwards
The drama around Modric taking his 2nd penalty
time for breakfast in between
what more can you ask for in a world cup game
On to today’s menu……
Brazil should be street wise enough to see off the Mexicans.
Japan shouldn’t be in the last 16 – Belgium to cruise into the quarters.