What to know about the World Cup title match

FIFA World Cup- Third  Fourth Place Play Off- Holland v Croatia- Parc des Princes Paris- 11/7/98

But we are yet to decipher whether the duo will be attending the finals, which will be held in Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow.

While Les Bleus can finally add to their solitary World Cup triumph in 1998, Didier Deschamps could become the third ever man to lift the Jules Rimet trophy both as a player and a manager. You should be able to log in to Fox Sports Go regardless, but better safe than sorry (especially with the World Cup final on the line).

The tennis final starts in London two hours before the soccer kicks off in Moscow.

France last won the World Cup title in 1998, at home. The other is a player who just exudes class with every touch he takes.

Mbappe tore apart Argentina in France's 4-3 win in the last 16 in Russian Federation, before they proved too strong for Uruguay in the quarter-finals and Belgium in the last four. The outcome of this battle will go a long way in deciding who prevails on the day as well. Regardless of the position he has started in, the veteran midfielder has controlled the proceedings beautifully while also taking responsibility to score the odd goal - he is still the joint-top scorer for the Croats. Freakishly the fullback then got a second goal 20 minutes from time - his only two goals in a career of more than 140 internationals.

Both players though, will face their toughest tests yet. But, Modric will look to use his guile and experience to get the better of Kante.

However, Croatias leading marksman was not kept out for long, as he latched onto Perisics flick to fire home what proved to be the victor as Croatia booked their first ever spot in a World Cup final. Fourteen, to be exact, from the 23 players who made up the squad two years ago. Pavard has been one of the breakout stars of FIFA World Cup 2018, and an absolute revelation in the right-back slot. Perisic, on the other hand, is the experienced campaigner that has grown into the tournament with each passing game.

Goals from Ante Rebic, a thunderbolt from Modric and a late Ivan Rakitic goal gave Croatia a first victory over a South American opponent in World Cup history, and inflicted the heaviest World Cup first-round defeat since 1958 on a beleaguered Argentina.

They have been inspired by mercurial midfielder Luka Modric while coach Zlatko Dalic, who only took over past year with the squad in chaos, has coaxed remarkable performances from his team.

"The way it's been received, not only in Croatia, but all the communities around the world that have Croatian people there, Australia is obviously one of those countries that has a big Croatian population, it's just incredible and people can't process it". It is also the most widely viewed sporting event.



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