Croatia FIFA World Cup 2022 Team Squad, TV Channel & Live stream Info: Croatia is certainly one of the strongest squads to have qualified for the upcoming FIFA 2022 World Cup. The team showed brilliant execution in the previous FIFA edition after losing against France in the year 1998. They made a powerful comeback in the 2018 Russia FIFA World Cup ending at the runner-up position.
With only a couple of months left for the much-awaited soccer world cup to kick start, Croatian fans are excited to reveal more details about it the country’s coach, captain, World cup result as well as squad. So here we have covered detailed information about the same.
Luka Modric, the 36 years old midfielder will serve the Croatian squad as a captain of the FIFA World Cup. He was awarded the prestigious Ballon D’Or in the year 2018. His football career constitutes 22 goals in a total of 294 appearances for Real Madrid. It is expected that Luka might be playing his last world cup and will be his last appearance in professional football. He has been associated with Croatia’s team since 2006 with 152 appearances and 22 goals. We all hope for his best performance in the 2022 World cup tournament.
World Cup 2022 Croatia Coach
The 56-year-old Zlatko Dalic will be the head coach of Croatia for the FIFA World Cup. He holds experience in managing clubs in Croatia, Albania, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. It was under his leadership, that the team managed to reach the runners up spot at the 2018 FIFA edition. He will be looking to continue with the winning performance at the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Croatia’ World Cup Record & Performances
Croatia as a team has proved itself to be a strong FIFA contestant by qualifying in a total of six tournaments and finishing at the third and second position in the 1998 and 2018 world cups respectively. The 2018 Russian World Cup was their best tournament finishing in the finals after losing against France in Moscow.
It is after a couple of months, that the Croatia World Cup 2022 squad will be announced. The captain Zlatko Dalic has already revealed that the final 26 men squad will comprise the list of players who played against Slovenia and Bulgaria.
Defenders : Marin Pongracic (Wolfsburg), Josip Stanisic (Bayern Munich), Duje Caleta-Car (Marseille), Josip Sutalo (Dinamo Zagreb), Martin Erlic (Spezia), Domagoj Vida (Besiktas), Josip Juranovic (Celtic), Sime Vrsaljko (Atletico Madrid), Borna Barisic (Rangers), Borna Sosa (Stuttgart)
Midfielders : Lovro Majer (Rennes), Mateo Kovacic (Chelsea), Luka Modric (Real Madrid), Marcelo Brozovic (Inter Milan), Nikola Vlasic (West Ham)
Luka Sucic (Red Bull Salzburg), Mario Pasalic (Atalanta), Kristijan Jakic (Eintracht Frankfurt), Luka Ivanusec (Dinamo Zagreb)
Forwards : Josip Brekalo (Wolfsburg), Andrej Kramaric (Hoffenheim), Ante Budimir (Osasuna), Mislav Orisic (Dinamo Zagreb)
Fifa World Cup 2022 Croatia Fixtures
Wed, Nov. 23
Morocco vs. Croatia
Sun, Nov. 27
Croatia vs. Canada
Thurs, Dec. 1
Croatia vs. Belgium
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How to watch Fifa World Cup 2022 Online
TV channels: USA (Fox Sports, Telemundo), UK (BBC), Canada (TSN), Australia (SBS), New Zealand (SKY Sport), India (Sony Network) Live streams: Peacock, fuboTV, DirecTV Stream, Hulu+ Live, SlingTV, YouTube TV