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UEFA Nations League: France - Croatia Match press kits

UEFA Nations League - 2020/21 SeasonMatch press kits

FranceFranceStade de France - Saint-DenisTuesday 8 September 2020
20.45CET (20.45 local time)
Group A3 - Matchday 2
CroatiaCroatia
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
15/07/2018FFrance - Croatia4-2
MoscowMandžukić 18 (og), Griezmann 38 (P), Pogba 59, Mbappé 65; Perišić 28, Mandžukić 69
UEFA EURO 2004
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
17/06/2004GS-FTCroatia - France2-2LeiriaRapaić 48 (P), Pršo 52; Tudor 22 (og), Trezeguet 64
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
08/07/1998SFFrance - Croatia2-1
ParisThuram 47, 70; Šuker 46
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
France--------32106420135
Croatia--------30126024513

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Squad list Only this chapter

France - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Hugo Lloris26/12/198633Tottenham - 10
16Benoît Costil03/07/198733Bordeaux - 00
23Mike Maignan03/07/199525LOSC - 00
Defenders
2Léo Dubois14/09/199425Lyon - 10
3Presnel Kimpembe13/08/199525Paris - 10
4Raphaël Varane25/04/199327Real Madrid - 10
5Clément Lenglet17/06/199525Barcelona - 00
12Lucas Digne20/07/199327Everton - 10
19Ferland Mendy08/06/199525Real Madrid - 10
20Dayot Upamecano27/10/199821Leipzig*10
21Lucas Hernández14/02/199624Bayern - 00
Midfielders
6Eduardo Camavinga10/11/200217Rennes - 00
8Jonathan Ikoné02/05/199822LOSC - 00
13N'Golo Kanté29/03/199129Chelsea - 10
14Adrien Rabiot03/04/199525Juventus - 10
15Steven Nzonzi15/12/198831Rennes - 10
17Moussa Sissoko16/08/198931Tottenham - 00
Forwards
7Antoine Griezmann21/03/199129Barcelona - 10
9Olivier Giroud30/09/198633Chelsea - 10
10Kylian Mbappé20/12/199821Paris - 11
11Anthony Martial05/12/199524Man. United - 10
18Nabil Fekir18/07/199327Betis - 00
22Wissam Ben Yedder12/08/199030Monaco - 00
Coach
-Didier Deschamps15/10/196851 - 10
Croatia - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Dominik Livaković09/01/199525Dinamo Zagreb - 10
12Ivo Grbić18/01/199624Atlético - 00
23Simon Sluga17/03/199327Luton - 00
Defenders
2Filip Uremović11/02/199723Rubin - 00
3Borna Barišić10/11/199227Rangers*10
5Duje Ćaleta-Car17/09/199623Marseille - 00
6Dejan Lovren05/07/198931Zenit - 10
14Mile Škorić19/06/199129Osijek - 00
16Tin Jedvaj28/11/199524Leverkusen*10
21Domagoj Vida29/04/198931Beşiktaş - 10
22Dario Melnjak31/10/199227Rizespor - 00
Midfielders
8Mateo Kovačić06/05/199426Chelsea - 10
10Nikola Vlašić04/10/199722CSKA Moskva - 10
11Marcelo Brozović16/11/199227Internazionale - 10
13Ante Budimir22/07/199129Mallorca - 00
15Mario Pašalić09/02/199525Atalanta - 10
18Ante Rebić21/09/199326Milan - 10
19Milan Badelj25/02/198931Lazio - 00
Forwards
4Ivan Perišić02/02/198931Bayern - 10
7Josip Brekalo23/06/199822Wolfsburg - 10
9Andrej Kramarić19/06/199129Hoffenheim - 10
17Antonio Čolak17/09/199326Rijeka - 00
20Bruno Petković16/09/199425Dinamo Zagreb - 11
Coach
-Zlatko Dalić26/10/196653 - 10

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Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeOvidiu Haţegan (ROU)
  • Assistant refereesOctavian Șovre (ROU) , Sebastian Gheorghe (ROU)
  • Fourth officialSebastian Colţescu (ROU)
  • UEFA DelegateJean Paul Mievis (BEL)
  • UEFA Referee observerAlfredo Trentalange (ITA)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Ovidiu Haţegan14/07/19802100

UEFA Nations League matches between the two teams

No such matches refereed

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
21/03/2008U17ELITEBelgiumCroatia0-4Imotski
25/03/2008U17ELITECroatiaSwitzerland0-1Makarska
07/11/2012UCLGSFC Bayern MünchenLOSC Lille6-1Munich
14/03/2013UELR16FC Girondins de BordeauxSL Benfica2-3Bordeaux
15/10/2013WCQRScotlandCroatia2-0Glasgow
02/10/2014UELGSVfL WolfsburgLOSC Lille1-1Wolfsburg
21/10/2014UCLGSAPOEL FCParis Saint-Germain0-1Nicosia
16/09/2015UCLGSGNK Dinamo ZagrebArsenal FC2-1Zagreb
06/09/2016WCQRBelarusFrance0-0Borisov
01/11/2016UCLGSFC Basel 1893Paris Saint-Germain1-2Basel
27/08/2019UCLPORosenborg BKGNK Dinamo Zagreb1-1Trondheim

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Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

France

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Group A3 - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Portugal1100413
    France1100103
    Sweden1001010
    Croatia1001140
    Matchday 1 (05/09/2020)
    Sweden 0-1 France
    0-1 Mbappé 41
    Lloris, Dubois (88 Mendy), Kimpembe, Varane, Griezmann, Giroud (92 Nzonzi), Mbappé (77 Martial), Digne, Kanté, Rabiot, Upamecano
  • Matchday 2 (08/09/2020)
    France-Croatia
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    France-Portugal
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Croatia-France
  • Matchday 5 (14/11/2020)
    Portugal-France
  • Matchday 6 (17/11/2020)
    France-Sweden

Croatia

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Matchday 1 (05/09/2020)
    Portugal 4-1 Croatia
    1-0 João Cancelo 41, 2-0 Diogo Jota 58, 3-0 João Félix 70, 3-1 Petković 90+1, 4-1 Silva 90+5
    Livaković, Barišić, Lovren, Brekalo (61 Perišić), Kovačić, Kramarić (74 Petković), Vlašić, Pašalić (61 Brozović), Jedvaj, Rebić, Vida
  • Matchday 2 (08/09/2020)
    France-Croatia
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    Croatia-Sweden
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Croatia-France
  • Matchday 5 (14/11/2020)
    Sweden-Croatia
  • Matchday 6 (17/11/2020)
    Croatia-Portugal

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Legend

Competitions

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