England’s World Cup adventure has helped heal the scars of history
13 July, 2018, 07:48 | Author: Alyssa Little
England boss Gareth Southgate found himself talking about rubber chickens and waistcoats as he finalised his plans for the World Cup semi-final showdown with Croatia. Asked how far he thought the still young England team could progress in the next World Cup, he said: "This far, if not the final".
"It was very tough but we showed our character just like in the first two knockout matches", said Perisic.
"That enabled Croatia to dominate that midfield area and get their full-backs into play, they were creating 2-v-1s in wide areas".
"I could only dream to play for my country and to score one of the most important goals".
"They are young but they have character, a (winning) mentality".
The national football team of hosts Russian Federation managed to make it to the quarterfinals stage of this world championship, where Croatia edged them out in a 4-2 penalty shootout on July 7 at the Fisht Arena in Sochi.
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Just don't suggest Croatia will be tired in Sunday's final when it returns to the Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday.
Among the best was Marcelo Brozovic, the Inter Milan midfielder brought into the line-up to provide extra steel in front of the defence.
"They played their best, it obviously wasn't to be". "I told the players before the game there was no pressure - we have reached the semi-finals, enjoy your football and this was exactly what we did".
When Croatia scored the goal that took them into the World Cup final on Wednesday, an AFP photographer unwittingly became part of the celebrations as he was buried under a pile of joyous players. We will want to give a performance of huge pride, no question about that.
England, meanwhile, "blew our chances", said 17-year-old Josh Ogunde after watching the 2-1 semi-final defeat with friends near Trafalgar Square in central London as the disappointed crowds streamed home.
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The Wimbledon 2018 final will be Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber's ninth meeting, and a rematch of the Wimbledon 2016 final. The 30-year-old was gifted point after point as Ostapenko's aggressive game backfired in a blaze of unforced errors.
The pair put pride on the line with a wager on the outcome of their nations' quarter-final clash in Samara on Saturday. It was England's eighth set-piece goal of its 11 in Russian Federation , and the center back's first in global soccer.
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