W/C: Morocco lose third-place match to Croatia

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Morocco suffered a slim 2-1 defeat against Croatia in the World Cup third place play-off on Saturday.

Josko Gvardiol put Croatia in front just seven minutes into the game at the Khalifa International Stadium.

Achraf Dari responded almost immediately for Morocco with a brilliant equalizer.

However, Mislav Orsic scored the winner for the Europeans just before halftime.

Croatia, 2018 World Cup runners-up came into the game after losing 3-0 to Argentina in the semifinal. Morocco on the other hand, Lost 2-0 to France in their historic semifinal.

Argentina and France will clash in Sunday’s finals to mark the end of the World Cup in Qatar.


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