Croatian defender Josko Guardiol: the last match against Russia will decide everything
Croatia defender Yoshko Guardiol commented on the result of the match with Slovakia in the eighth round of the qualifying stage for the 2022 World Cup. The meeting took place in the Croatian Osijek at the Gradski stadium and ended with a score of 2: 2.
“We did our best, we did everything we could – I think the fans noticed it. We are disappointed with the result, but we still have two matches, and the last match against Russia will decide everything, ”Guardiola said on the UEFA official website.
We will remind, earlier the Russian national team beat Slovenia in the selection of the World Cup 2022 with a score of 2: 1.
The Russians scored 19 points. Valery Karpin’s team will no longer be able to take a place below the second, since the gap from the third and fourth places is 9 points. The closest persecutor of the Russians is Croatia (17). Note that Russia also guaranteed its participation in the play-offs.
The final round match between Croatia and Russia will take place on November 14.
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