Scotland and Croatia both need a result tonight in Glasgow. It will keep their Euro 2020 hopes alive.
Both teams have collected just one point from their opening two games. Croatia was the finalist in the 2018 world cup. But this time they disappointed their fans. They earned only one point from their first two games.
Croatia lost 1-0 to England and drew 1-1 with the Czech Republic. Zlatko Dalic’s men must beat Scotland to reach the last-16. Also, they could still finish second in the group if they win and England beat the Czechs.
As for Scotland, an impressive 1-1 draw against England leaves them in with a chance of the knockouts.
Date, kick-off time, and venue
Croatia v Scotland is scheduled for a 12.30 IST kick-off on Tuesday, June 22, 2021.
The match will be held at Hampden Park in Glasgow.
Where to watch
TV channel: The match will be televised on Sony Six, SonyTen 2
Live stream: Jio Tv, Sony LIV
Croatia v Scotland team news
Croatia XI: Livakovic; Vrsaljko, Lovren, Vida, Gvardiol; Modric, Brozovic, Kovacic; Ivanusec, Perisic; Petkovic
Scotland XI: Marshall; McTominay, Hanley, Tierney; O’Donnell, Armstrong, McGinn, McGregor, Robertson; Adams, Dykes.
Brozovic, Caleta-Car, Kovacic, Lovren (Croatia), and McGinn, O’Donnell (Scotland) will be suspended if they are booked.
Goalkeepers: Lovre Kalinic, Dominik Livakovic, Simon Sluga
Defenders: Domagoj Vida, Dejan Lovren, Sime Vrsaljko, Borna Barisic, Duje Caleta-Car, Josip Juranovic, Domagoj Bradaric, Mile Skoric, Josko Gvardiol
Midfielders: Luka Modric, Mateo Kovacic, Marcelo Brozovic, Milan Badelj, Mario Pasalic, Nikola Vlasic, Luka Ivanusec
Forwards: Ivan Perisic, Andrej Kramaric, Ante Rebic, Josip Brekalo, Bruno Petkovic, Mislav Orsic, Ante Budimir
Goalkeepers: Craig Gordon, David Marshall, Jon McLaughlin
Defenders: Nathan Patterson, Stephen O’Donnell, Andy Robertson, Kieran Tierney, Greg Taylor, Liam Cooper, Grant Hanley, Declan Gallagher, Scott McKenna, Jack Hendry
Midfielders: Billy Gilmour*, Callum McGregor, Scott McTominay, Stuart Armstrong, John McGinn, John Fleck, David Turnbull
Forwards: Che Adams, James Forrest, Ryan Christie, Ryan Fraser, Lyndon Dykes, Kevin Nisbet
Scotland showed a real fight against England. They only lacked quality in front of goal. It was costing them a memorable win at Wembley.
For all their desire in London, the Scots are yet to score a goal in the group – and Croatia has real quality up top which should prove enough to qualify.
Croatia 2-1 Scotland
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Scotland wins: 2
Croatia wins: 0