Croatia and Morocco will face each other this Saturday, starting at 12:00 in Argentina, for third place in the FIFA World Cup. Here, everything you need to know.
Croatia and Morocco They will face each other this Saturday, from 12:00 p.m. in Argentina, for the World Cup Qatar 2022 third place match. Croats and Moroccans, who have already met at the Group F y They come from losing to Argentina and France respectivelywill be measured in the Khalifa Stadium with the objective of close your participation in the best wayy This is all you need to know about the match: probable formations, how to watch live on TV and more.
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Morocco have won three of their last nine games at the FIFA World Cup
Walid Regragui’s cast lost one of the last seven matches in the contest. 60% of his World Cup victories were obtained in Qatar 2022, his best performance: 2-0 vs. Belgium, 2-1 vs. Canada and 1-0 vs. Portugal. His first wins had been: 3-1 vs. Portugal (Group B – Mexico 1986) and 3-0 vs. Scotland (Group A – France 1998).
Croatia have drawn six of their 10 recent games at the FIFA World Cups
Zlatko Dalić’s men played extra time in five of the seven knockout phase matches in the last two editions of the FIFA World Cups.
Croatia could be present on a new FIFA World Cup podium
His best performance in the World Cups was in the last edition, when he was runner-up (he lost the final of Russia 2018 against France 4-2). In addition, he was part of the Top 3 when he achieved the historic 3rd place in his World Cup debut in France 1998.
Morocco will seek to become the first team from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to reach the podium of a FIFA World Cup
After the victory over Portugal in the quarterfinals of Qatar 2022, the Moroccans became the first African team to qualify for the semifinals of a World Cup and now they will go for another historic event.
This is how Croatia arrived to seek third place in the Qatar 2022 World Cup against Morocco
From 12, Croatians and Moroccans will be measured for the bronze medal of the FIFA World Cup on the TyC Sports screen.
Morocco will reach 17 matches against UEFA representatives in the World Cup
Total record: 16 PJ: 4PG-6PE-6PP. They beat Portugal 3-1 (Abdelrazzak Khairi x2 and Abdelkarim Krimau; Diamantino) in Group F of Mexico 1986, 3-0 Scotland (Salaheddine Bassir x2 and Abdeljalil Hadda) in Group A of France 1998, 2-0 vs. Belgium (Romain Saïss and Zakaria Aboukhlal) in Group F of Qatar 2022 and 1-0 vs. Portugal (Youssef En-Nesyri) for the Quarterfinals of Qatar 2022.
Croatia will play four games against rivals from the African Football Confederation in the World Cups
Total record: 3 PJ: 2PG-1PE-0PP. In addition to equalizing 0-0 vs. Morocco on the starting date of Qatar 2022, won its first 2 matches of the FIFA World Cup against African teams by an aggregate of 6-0 (4-0 vs. Cameroon in Brazil 2014 and 2-0 vs. Nigeria in Russia 2018) . He never conceded goals in World Cups against CAF teams (3 PJ).
Croatia vs. Morocco prediction: who will take third place in the Qatar 2022 World Cup
The team that owned the big surprises at the 2022 Qatar World Cup was Morocco, and according to the FIFA 23 simulation, it still has one more bump to go. The match for third place was defined thanks to a tremendous hat-trick by Youssef En-Nesyri that put the final numbers on Morocco 3 – Croatia 2.
Croatia vs. Morocco: how much money does the team that finishes in third place at the Qatar 2022 World Cup earn?
The third place of this FIFA World Cup will take 27 million dollars to their coffers, while the team that finishes in fourth place will keep 25 million of the American currency. For its part, the final on Sunday between the Argentine National Team and France will define the champion (who will get 42 million) and the runner-up (who will not have glory, but will earn 32 million).
How Morocco arrives to face Croatia, for the World Cup in Qatar 2022
For his part, Morocco could not with France y lost 2-0 in the World Cup semifinals, being sentenced to play the game for third place. However, the Moroccans made a world history, which began in the group stage, where they finished first in the Group F product of draw 0-0 with Croatia in the presentation, beat Belgium 2-0 on the second date and beat Canada 2-1 in closing.
Both in the round of 16 and in the quarterfinals, Morocco He had to face a candidate for the title, and on both occasions he knew how to impose himself with authority. In eighths the rival was spainand after battling for 120 minutes the Moroccans they won 3-0 on penalties to go round. In the quarterfinals they had to face the Portugal of Cristiano Ronaldobut the Africans did not shrink, they won the match 1-0 and for the first time in their history they entered the semifinals of a world.
The African team has already made great history in the books of the world Cupsince it was the first team from its continent to be among the four best teams in a worldbut Achraf Hakimi and his teammates want to be on the podium in Qatar 2022.
How Croatia arrives to face Morocco, for the World Cup in Qatar 2022
Croatia reaches the third place match after being thrashed 3-0 by the Argentine National Team at the Lusail Stadium. In any case, to reach the semifinals the Croats had a very exhausting journey: they finished second in Group F, just behind Morocco, after drawing 0-0 against the Moroccans in their debut, crushing Canada 4-1 in the second date and draw goalless against Belgium at the end of the group stage.
Already in the round of 16, the Croats faced Japan and after equalizing 1-1 in the 120 minutes of play, they won 3-1 on penalties to get among the eight best teams in the World Cup. In the quarterfinals they had to face off against Brazil, which a priori was the great candidate to lift the trophy, but the team led by Luka Modrid delivered the blow and, after drawing 1-1, won 4-2 in the definition from the twelve steps and got a ticket to the semifinals, where he could not with the Albiceleste.
The team led by Zlatko Dalić wants to make history again in the World Cups and get on the podium, just like they did in France 1998 (third) and in Russia 2018 (second).
The history of Croatia and Morocco
In all its history, Croats and Moroccans only met twice. The first was in 1996, for a friendly match that ended 2-2while the second was for the first date of this world Cupwhere they also tied but this time 0-0 in the Al Bayt Stadium.
In which stadium will Croatia vs. Morocco, for the World Cup in Qatar 2022
Croatia vs. Morocco will play the match at the Khalifa International Stadium, where Croatia will play at home.
Referee for Croatia vs. Morocco, for the World Cup in Qatar 2022
For the match between Croatia vs. Morocco the referee will be Abdulrahman YJ Al Jassim
Time, Croatian TV vs. Morocco, for the World Cup in Qatar 2022
Time: 12:00 p.m.
TV: TyC Sports y TyC Sports Play