Ukrainian team defeated the team of Croatia in the final round of the qualifying stage of the 2018 world Cup. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The meeting was held on Monday, October 9, Kiev, and ended with the score 2:0. Both goals were scored in the second half-in the 62nd minute scored Andrew Kramaric, and on 70 minutes he scored twice.
Thus, wards of Andrey Shevchenko with 17 points ranked third in the qualifying group and did not come out even in the play-offs. The Croats took the second place and the team of Iceland went to the world Cup in Russia directly by winning the group.
World Cup 2018 will be held from 14 June to 15 July at 12 stadiums in 11 Russian cities: Moscow, Kaliningrad, St. Petersburg, Volgograd, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-don, Sochi and Yekaterinburg.
At the moment for the world championship in addition to Russia, as the host country of the tournament, the 16 qualified teams Belgium, Brazil, Egypt, Mexico, Poland, Iran, Japan, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Germany, England, Spain, Serbia, Iceland, Nigeria and Costa Rica.