Finally, after the tough games in the FIFA world cup 2018 semifinals, France and Croatia are ready for the big game, The Finals. Finally, we are almost here for the most awaited match of the year. The FIFA world cup finals is going to be played between the 1985 champions, France and the most underrated team of FIFA world cup 2018, Croatia. Both the teams played excellently well in the semifinals to book their place into the finals.
French team played a very patient game against tough opponents Belgium. After scoring the first goal at the beginning of 2nd half, the entire French team came to the defensive area and blocked the Belgian stars like Eden Hazard, Kevin de Bruyne, Romero Lukaku and others. The Belgium team tried a lot but are unsuccessful to find the net. The match-winning header from Barcelona’s star defender Samuel Umititi, let them book their place into the finals of FIFA world cup 2018.
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On the other hand, the Croatian team made a great comeback after being 1-0 down in the first half against England and took that to 1-2 at the final whistle. The players played amazing and let their team book their place into the finals of the FIFA world cup 2018. That stunner volley by Mario Mandzukic in the 107th minute led them to make their way into the finals. Luka Modric again proved his brilliance and created goal chances for Ivan Perisic and Mario Mandzukic. At the age of 33, he is proving that he is the best midfielder in the world right now.
On Sunday, 15th July 2018, one of the two finalists would be lifting that sparkling trophy of FIFA world cup 2018 and will cast their names in the history of football. Talking about the strength of both the teams, French team are much stronger on paper than the Croatian team. Having stars like Antoine Greizmann, Kylian Mbappe, Ousmane Dembele, Paul Pogba, French team are the most deserved team for the 2018 FIFA world cup champions.
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Croatia on the hand is also in a great form with the players having much confidence. The star midfielder duo Luka Modric and Ivan Rakatic are playing sensationally well and had taken their team into the finals. The 4 man attack including Ivan Perisic, Mario Mandzukic, Ante Rebic and Ivan Kramaric is so also a stronger part for the Croatian team. The Croatian Goalkeeper Danijel Subosic had proved his brilliance in the knockout games after saving the penalties in the penalty shootout. In back to back two games, he saved the penalties and let his team reach their destination. Talking about the French goalkeeper, Hugo Lloris, he hadn’t proved much efficient in the group stages as well as in the knockout stage. It’s the attack of the French team who took them to the finals.
FIFA world cup 2018 final prediction
In the end, we can say that it’s the most awaited game of the year and both the team deserves to win because of their hard work on the field. The French team will get another star in their shirt if they won and if Croatia won, it would be the biggest win of FIFA world cup by an underdog.
In the end, it’s time for the predictions and this time it is impossible for anyone to predict the champions of the FIFA world cup 2018. But, keeping an eye on every perspective, we are gonna hold the hands of Croatian team and hope that they will win this time.