FIFA World Cup 2018 Round of 16: Croatia vs Denmark - See pics

Rakitic scores the off the final penalty to take Croatia into the quarterfinals. Denmark nearly pulled-off an upset after a brilliant save by Kasper Schmeichel off Modric’s penalty, in the extra-time. Both goalkeepers made remarkable saves in the penalty shootouts but Croatia managed to win 3-2 (on penalties) after a 1-1 draw. 

Jul 02, 2018, 20:04 PM IST

Rakitic scores the off the final penalty to take Croatia into the quarterfinals. Denmark nearly pulled-off an upset after a brilliant save by Kasper Schmeichel off Modric’s penalty, in the extra-time. Both goalkeepers made remarkable saves in the penalty shootouts but Croatia managed to win 3-2 (on penalties) after a 1-1 draw. 

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Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel (front) of Denmark looks on as players of Croatia celebrate victory after the 2018 FIFA World Cup round of 16 match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Players of Croatia celebrate Mario Mandzukic's goal during the match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Mario Mandzukic (L) of Croatia celebrates scoring with his teammate during the match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Mathias Jorgensen (1st L) of Denmark shoots to score during the match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Christian Eriksen (2nd R) of Denmark shoots during the 2018 FIFA World Cup round of 16 match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Sime Vrsaljko (L) of Croatia vies with Martin Braithwaite (C) of Denmark during the match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Marcelo Brozovic (R) of Croatia competes for a header with Andreas Cornelius of Denmark during the match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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Luka Modric (L front) of Croatia vies with Mathias Jorgensen (C front) and Yussuf Yurary Poulsen (bottom) of Denmark during the match. (Courtesy: IANS)

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