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Group H - Matchday 8
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
04/09/2021QR (GS)Slovakia - Croatia0-1
BratislavaBrozović 86
2020 UEFA European Championship
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
16/11/2019QR (GS)Croatia - Slovakia3-1
RijekaVlašić 56, Petković 60, Perišić 74; Boženík 32
06/09/2019QR (GS)Slovakia - Croatia0-4
TrnavaVlašić 45, Perišić 46, Petković 72, Lovren 89
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Croatia11002200----1611324118
Slovakia20021001----1623111841

Last updated 08/10/2021 17:40CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Croatia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Simon Sluga17/03/199328Luton - 00003-
-Dominik Livaković09/01/199526Dinamo Zagreb - 500027-
-Ivo Grbić18/01/199625LOSC - 0000--
Defenders
-Domagoj Vida29/04/198932Beşiktaş - 4000944
-Mile Škorić19/06/199130Osijek - 10006-
-Duje Ćaleta-Car17/09/199625Marseille*500019-
-Borna Sosa21/01/199823Stuttgart - 30003-
-Borna Barišić10/11/199228Rangers*4000221
-Marin Pongračić11/09/199724Dortmund - 00002-
-Josip Stanisic02/04/200021Bayern*10001-
-Filip Uremović11/02/199724Rubin - 00006-
-Joško Gvardiol23/01/200219Leipzig - 110061
Midfielders
-Luka Modrić09/09/198536Real Madrid - 410014218
-Ivan Perišić02/02/198932Internazionale*720010831
-Marcelo Brozović16/11/199228Internazionale*6100677
-Mario Pašalić09/02/199526Atalanta - 7200315
-Nikola Vlašić04/10/199724West Ham*7100307
-Luka Ivanušec26/11/199822Dinamo Zagreb - 400091
-Kristijan Jakić14/05/199724Frankfurt - 10001-
-Luka Sučić08/09/200219Salzburg - 0000--
Forwards
-Andrej Kramarić19/06/199130Hoffenheim - 60006214
-Marko Livaja26/08/199328Hajduk Split - 420082
-Josip Brekalo23/06/199823Torino - 4100284
Coach
-Zlatko Dalić26/10/196654 - 700051-
Slovakia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Dušan Kuciak21/05/198536Lechia - 200014-
-Marek Rodák13/12/199624Fulham - 400010-
-Dominik Greif06/04/199724Mallorca - 00004-
Defenders
-Peter Pekarík30/10/198634Hertha*50001072
-Tomáš Hubočan17/09/198536Omonoia - 200073-
-Lukáš Pauschek09/12/199228Slovan Bratislava - 10006-
-Ľubomír Šatka02/12/199525Lech - 500021-
-Milan Škriniar11/02/199526Internazionale - 7200473
-Dávid Hancko13/12/199723Sparta Praha*5000181
-Vernon De Marco18/11/199228Slovan Bratislava - 0000--
-Martin Koscelník02/03/199526Liberec*5100101
Midfielders
-Marek Hamšík27/07/198734Trabzonspor - 400013326
-Juraj Kucka26/02/198734Watford*60008910
-Albert Rusnák07/07/199427Real Salt Lake - 3000325
-Matúš Bero06/09/199526Vitesse - 100015-
-Patrik Hrošovský22/04/199229Genk*500040-
-Lukáš Haraslín26/05/199625Sparta Praha - 1000191
-Erik Jirka19/09/199724Oviedo - 20003-
-Tomáš Suslov07/06/200219Groningen - 30007-
Forwards
-Ivan Schranz13/09/199328Slavia Praha*7100122
-Ladislav Almási06/03/199922Baník - 10001-
-Róbert Boženík18/11/199921Düsseldorf*6100205
-Dávid Strelec04/04/200120Spezia - 710081
Coach
-Štefan Tarkovič18/02/197348 - 700016-

Last updated 12/10/2021 17:14CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeOvidiu Haţegan (ROU)
  • Assistant refereesRadu Ghinguleac (ROU) , Mircea Mihail Grigoriu (ROU)
  • Video Assistant RefereeMarco Di Bello (ITA)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeCiro Carbone (ITA)
  • Fourth officialRadu Petrescu (ROU)
  • UEFA DelegateMark Bos (NED)
  • UEFA Referee observerAndrejs Sipailo (LVA)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Ovidiu Haţegan14/07/19808118

FIFA Wold Cup matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
15/10/2013WCQRScotlandCroatia2-0Glasgow

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

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
21/03/2008U17ELITEBelgiumCroatia0-4Imotski
25/03/2008U17ELITECroatiaSwitzerland0-1Makarska
15/10/2013WCQRScotlandCroatia2-0Glasgow
20/08/2015UELPOMŠK ŽilinaAthletic Club3-2Zilina
16/09/2015UCLGSGNK Dinamo ZagrebArsenal FC2-1Zagreb
27/08/2019UCLPORosenborg BKGNK Dinamo Zagreb1-1Trondheim
08/09/2020UNLGS-FTFranceCroatia4-2Saint-Denis
14/06/2021EUROGS-FTPolandSlovakia1-2St Petersburg

Last updated 09/10/2021 11:10CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Croatia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group H - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Croatia751111116
    Russia751111416
    Slovenia73138710
    Slovakia7232769
    Malta71156154
    Cyprus71151114
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Slovenia 1-0 Croatia
    1-0 Lovrić 15
    Livaković, Vrsaljko, Barišić (46 Oršić), Perišić, Lovren, Kovačić (82 Pašalić), Kramarić (64 Brekalo), Modrić, Brozović, Vlašić (69 Budimir), Vida
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Croatia 1-0 Cyprus
    1-0 Pašalić 40
    Livaković, Vrsaljko (46 Juranović), Barišić, Perišić (76 Kovačić), Ćaleta-Car, Lovren, Brekalo (66 Vlašić), Modrić, Brozović, Budimir (57 Kramarić), Pašalić (66 Oršić)
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Croatia 3-0 Malta
    1-0 Perišić 62, 2-0 Modrić 76 (P) , 3-0 Brekalo 90
    Livaković, Ćaleta-Car, Kovačić, Vlašić, Budimir (54 Perišić), Pašalić (54 Brekalo), Oršić (78 Lovrić), Badelj (54 Modrić), Juranović, Vida, Melnjak (57 Barišić)
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Russia 0-0 Croatia
    Livaković, Perišić (75 Livaja), Ćaleta-Car (84 Škorić), Lovren, Kovačić, Kramarić (74 Oršić), Vlašić, Brozović, Pašalić (70 Ivanušec), Sosa, Juranović
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Slovakia 0-1 Croatia
    0-1 Brozović 86
    Ivušić, Lovren, Ivanušec (55 Perišić), Kovačić (84 Majer), Vlašić (55 Pašalić), Brozović, Oršić (62 Kramarić), Čolak (55 Livaja), Sosa, Vida, Juranović
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Croatia 3-0 Slovenia
    1-0 Livaja 33, 2-0 Pašalić 66, 3-0 Vlašić 90+4
    Ivušić, Barišić, Perišić (86 Čolak), Lovren (77 Ćaleta-Car), Kovačić (76 Ivanušec), Kramarić (76 Oršić), Brozović, Livaja (58 Vlašić), Pašalić, Vida, Juranović
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Cyprus 0-3 Croatia
    0-1 Perišić 45+2, 0-2 Gvardiol 80, 0-3 Livaja 90+2
    Livaković, Perišić, Ćaleta-Car, Stanisic, Kovačić (63 Pašalić), Kramarić (68 Livaja), Modrić (84 Ivanušec), Brozović (84 Jakić), Vlašić (68 Brekalo), Sosa, Gvardiol
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Croatia-Slovakia
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Malta-Croatia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Croatia-Russia

Slovakia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Cyprus 0-0 Slovakia
    Dúbravka, Pekarík, Duda (84 Strelec), Boženík (60 Ďuriš), Rusnák (60 Greguš), Bero (78 Schranz), Hrošovský, Škriniar, Hubočan, Hancko, Kucka
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Slovakia 2-2 Malta
    0-1 Gambin 16, 0-2 Satariano 20, 1-2 Strelec 49, 2-2 Škriniar 53
    Kuciak, Valjent, Greguš, Hrošovský (82 Schranz), Škriniar, Hancko (39 Holúbek), Suslov (72 Rusnák), Kucka (46 Strelec), Mak, Ďuriš (46 Boženík), Koscelník
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Slovakia 2-1 Russia
    1-0 Škriniar 38, 1-1 Mário Fernandes 71, 2-1 Mak 74
    Kuciak, Pekarík (92 Pauschek), Šatka, Hromada (61 Hrošovský), Duda, Škriniar, Hubočan, Schranz (92 Strelec), Kucka, Mak (76 Ďuriš), Koscelník
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Slovenia 1-1 Slovakia
    0-1 Boženík 32, 1-1 Stojanović 42
    Rodák, Pekarík, Holúbek, Šatka, Weiss (64 Mak), Boženík (76 Koscelník), Škriniar, Hamšík, Schranz (76 Strelec), Kucka (90 Duda), Lobotka
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Slovakia 0-1 Croatia
    0-1 Brozović 86
    Rodák, Pekarík (88 Strelec), Šatka, Weiss (79 Koscelník), Škriniar, Hancko, Hamšík (62 Duda), Schranz (62 Boženík), Kucka, Mak (79 Jirka), Lobotka
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Slovakia 2-0 Cyprus
    1-0 Schranz 55, 2-0 Koscelník 77
    Rodák, Šatka, Weiss (59 Jirka), Duda, Boženík (79 Strelec), Škriniar, Koscelník, Hancko, Hamšík, Schranz (79 Suslov), Lobotka (53 Hrošovský)
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Russia 1-0 Slovakia
    1-0 Škriniar 24 (og)
    Rodák, Pekarík (80 Suslov), Šatka, Haraslín (80 Almási), Duda (64 Rusnák), Boženík (64 Strelec), Škriniar, Hancko, Hamšík, Schranz, Kucka (64 Hrošovský)
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Croatia-Slovakia
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Slovakia-Slovenia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Malta-Slovakia

Last updated 09/10/2021 11:10CET

Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
  • Disclaimer: Although UEFA has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within this document is accurate at the time of publication, no representation or guarantee (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness. Therefore, UEFA assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information contained herein. More information can be found in the competition regulations available on UEFA.com.