Kramaric header cancels out Cheryshev's stunner

At half-time, the last quarterfinal, between Croatia and Russia, was delicately poised.

Published : Jul 08, 2018 00:23 IST

Andrej Kramaric scored the equaliser for Croatia.
Andrej Kramaric scored the equaliser for Croatia.

Andrej Kramaric scored the equaliser for Croatia.

The quarterfinal clash to decide which team faces England in the semifinals, was wonderfully poised at half-time, with Russia and Croatia going in level at the break.

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Denis Cheryshev had put Russia ahead with a magnificent strike from outside the box, leaving Danijel Subasic stranded.

But Russia's lead didn't last for long, Croatia levelling the score through Andrej Kramaric, who headed in Mario Mandzukic's cross.

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