Croatia - Spain
Croatia - Spain
After gradually gained momentum, the team of Spain will want to finish the job and after beating Croatia to win first place in Group D of the European Championship. "La Fourier" needs a point to win first place. The team enters the game with the confidence of victory 3: 0 over Turkey when Álvaro Morata impressed with two goals.
Previously, the team of Vicente Del Bosque beat 1: 0 Czech Republic, but now will face his rival in the group. Croatia is in second place, having missed the victory over the Czech Republic (2: 2), although leading 2: 0 lead. "Chess players" have four points. But the loss Croats can drive down to third place.
"We achieved our goal to qualify for the second round. We had problems with the implementation of goals in the first game, but against Turkey repaired it. Now we have to win the third match, "said Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque. David Silva added: "We must remain firmly on the ground. We are calm and we want to continue like that. "
Del Bosque is expected again to bet on David de Gea door at the expense of Iker Casillas. Croatia biggest concerns come from the state of Luka Modric, who has a strain and practicing on easy mode. If Modric fails to recover in time will most likely be replaced by his teammate at Real Madrid Mateo Kovacic. Vedran Corluka is also questionable.
Sergio Ramos will miss the second round if it receives a yellow card tonight. In the team of Croatia anything like face Milan Baden Marcello brozovic Ivan Strinich and Domagoj Vida.
Croatia: Subasic, Srna, Yedvay, Vida Strinich Baden, Kovacic, brozovic, Rakitic, Perisic, Mandzukic
Spain: Degea, Huanfran, Ramos, Pique, Alba, Busquets, Koke, Iniesta, Lucas Vasquez, Noli, morality