The clash between the leading national teams from Group H!
Tonight you can watch the exciting football match between the national teams of Croatia and Russia in the race for the World Cup next year. This game is from Group H where these two teams have 6 points standing in the first and second place, followed by Slovakia with 5 points, Cyprus 4 points, Slovenia 3 points, and the last one Malta with 1 point.
Both national teams, Russian and Croatian, played in the UEFA Euro tournament this summer, so they are in good shape at the moment before facing each other tonight in Moscow. So it’s going to be very exciting to see who’s going to win tonight’s game and get even closer to Qatar 2022.
Russia opened the race for the World Cup by beating Malta with the result of 3:1. In their second game, they played against Slovenia and won the match with the result of 2:1. Their last game from the group was against Slovakia where the Russians lost the match with the result of 2:1. So their new head coach Valeri Karpin must do his best to bring a great tactical approach and highly motivated squad tonight and try to win this very important game in their home stadium against the Croatians.
Croatia on the other hand lost their opening match from the group to Slovenia (1:0). But then they manage to win two consecutive games against Cyprus (1:0), and Malta (3:0). And now they are facing another great challenge against the Russian national team in Moscow. Their head coach Zlatko Dalić is aware of the importance of this match, so he will do his best to bring a great approach tonight and try to end up with a positive outcome.
We are expecting a very dramatic game, with many goals scoring opportunities, where the Russian team will be the slight favorite to win the game because of the home stadium advantage.