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more than just a game: croatia's run to final has revived national pride

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more than just a game: croatia's run to final has revived national pride

croatia's achievement in reaching the finals of the world cup has revived national pride in the team which for more than a quarter of a century has played a crucial role in the young nation's identity.how it happened a late goal from striker mario mandzukic helped croatia overcome england with a 2-1 victory here on wednesday to enter the final of the fifa world cup for the first time. mandzukic scored in the 109th minute to give croatia the winning goal after ivan perisic (68th minute) cancelled out kieran trippier's goal for england in the fifth minute from a free-kick.also read: england are coming home! croatia to play france in the 2018 world cup final miroslav ciro blazevic, who was the coach when croatia played its fi...