Qatar 2022 Brazil vs Croatia LIVE Facebook, Twitter & World Cup Quarter-Final! The first game between the two teams will occur in the quarterfinals of the 2022 World Cup between Croatia and Brazil. The game will start on Friday, December 9 at 10 a.m. The two clubs arrived here at Education City Stadium in quite different ways. Brazil easily dispatched South Korea in the round of 16, but Croatia struggled to upset Japan before winning on penalties.
Prior to this World Cup, Brazil and Croatia squared off twice, with both victories. The first time Croatia ever defeated a South American team was in the 2018 World Cup when they overcame Argentina 3-0.
Brazil 2022 FIFA World Cup
The Brazilians, who have already won the World Cup five times, are on pace to take home their sixth trophy in Qatar. To get to the quarterfinals, the Selecao defeated South Korea 4-1 in the Round of 16 thanks to goals from Vinicius Jr., Neymar, Richarlison, and Lucas Paqueta. In only 36 minutes of play, the Selecao outscored South Korea by four goals. In the group stage against Cameroon, Brazil’s lone loss in the 2022 World Cup so far was by a score of 1-0.
They have played 19 times internationally prior to the loss. Even though this is Brazil’s sixth trip to a World Cup quarterfinal match, they will recall their recent experience at this level. In 2006, 2010, and 2018, three of the last four competitions saw Brazil eliminated in the quarterfinals. These defeats were attained at the hands of France, Belgium, and the Netherlands. They face Croatia this time, a team they have beaten in their previous four matches, nevertheless. They’ll be ready to bounce back from their quarterfinals setback on Friday.
Brazil has a few wounded athletes. Thankfully, Neymar has recovered from his ankle injury and has played the entire match against South Korea looking healthy. Danilo also fits that description. However, Gabriel Jesus and Alex Relles won’t be able to take part in the rest of the World Cup owing to injuries they acquired in the final group stage match against Cameroon. Alex Sandro might be eligible to play after missing the Round of 16 because of a hip ailment.
|Team||Brazil vs. Croatia|
|Date||Friday, December 12|
|Time||9:00 (BD), (15:00 GMT)|
|Venue||Education City Stadium|
|Live Streaming||YouTube TV, Sling TV, Peacock TV, Fubo, and Vidgo|
Croatia 2022 World Cup
Croatia qualified for the World Cup finals before falling to France in 2018. They did, however, make it to this year’s quarterfinals, but it wasn’t enjoyable. They have only won once so far, 4-1 over Canada in the group stage, along with three draws and a win over Japan on penalties in the Round of 16. But in their final 11 World Cup contests.
Even though it has been difficult to defeat the Croatian team captained by Luka Modric, they will battle a formidable Brazilian team. Draws and triumphs in penalty shootouts are probably not enough at this stage of the competition.
Croatia will also sustain at least one serious injury. Due to a muscular injury, Josip Stanisic was forced to miss Round 16 and may not make it to the quarterfinals. Borna Sosa wasn’t feeling well and couldn’t play, but he should be prepared to take on Brazil.