Croatia v Malta, 30 March 2021

Score3-0 to Croatia
RefereeLionel Tschudi
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group H
VenueStadion Rujevica, Rijeka
Kick-off: 8.45pm local Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions.

3  Croatia

Manager: Zlatko Dalić

0  Malta

Manager: Devis Mangia

Goals:

Ivan Perišić 62 G
Luka Modrić penalty 76 P
Josip Brekalo 90 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dominik Livaković
Defender Dulje Caleta-Car
Defender Domagoj Vida (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Josip Juranović
Defender/Midfielder Dario Melnjak
Midfielder Milan Badelj
Midfielder Mateo Kovačić
Midfielder Mislav Oršić
Midfielder Mario Pašalić
Midfielder Nikola Vlašić
Forward Ante Budimir

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Henry Bonello
Defender Steve Borg (captain)
Defender Enrico Pepe
Defender/Midfielder Ryan Camenzuli
Defender/Midfielder Kurt Shaw
Midfielder Matthew Guillaumier
Midfielder Bjorn Kristensen
Midfielder Teddy Teuma
Midfielder/Forward Joseph Mbong
Midfielder/Forward Stephen Pisani

Substitutions:

Josip Brekalo for Mario Pašalić 54
Luka Modrić for Milan Badelj 54
Ivan Perišić for Ante Budimir 54
Borna Barišić for Dario Melnjak 57
Kristijan Lovrić for Mislav Oršić 78

Substitutions:

Kyrian Nwoko for Alexander Satariano 46
Jake Grech for Stephen Pisani 62
Juan Corbalan for Joseph Mbong 67
Zach Muscat for Steve Borg 67
Luke Gambin for Bjorn Kristensen 81

Cards:

Domagoj Vida 81 Y
Nikola Vlašić 90 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Lovre Kalinić
Goalkeeper Simon Sluga
Defender Borna Barišić
Defender Dejan Lovren
Defender Filip Uremović
Defender/Midfielder Šime Vrsaljko
Midfielder Marcelo Brozović
Midfielder Luka Modrić
Midfielder/Forward Kristijan Lovrić
Midfielder/Forward Ivan Perišić
Forward Josip Brekalo

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Matthew Cremona
Goalkeeper Jake Galea
Defender Andrei Agius
Defender Karl Micallef
Defender/Midfielder Zach Muscat
Midfielder Juan Corbalan
Midfielder Jake Grech
Midfielder Nikolai Muscat
Midfielder Kyrian Nwoko
Midfielder/Forward Luke Gambin
Forward Paul Mbong
Forward Luke Montebello