After an interesting 1 – 0 score in all three games held the previous day, Day 8, FIFA 2018 had three matches lined up. The matches were Denmark Vs Australia, France Vs Peru and Argentina Vs Croatia. Read on to know more about the match summaries of Day 8.
Denmark Vs Australia
The match was held at Samara Arena. This was the fourth encounter of these two teams. Denmark was the first to score as Christian Eriksen scored a goal at the 7th minute assisted by N Jorgensen. Australia leveled up the score in the 38th minute as Mile Jedinak successfully landed a penalty kick equalizing the score. The score at halftime was 1 – 0. It remained the same throughout the match and it ended as a draw with 1 – 1 score.
France Vs Peru
The match took place at Ekaterinburg Arena. Their previous encounter was back in 1982. Peru won with 1 – 0 score back then. In this game, France was the first to score as Kylian Mbappe scored a goal for France at the 34th minute. The score remained the same despite several attempts and France won the match with a 1 – 0 score.
Argentina Vs Croatia
The match was held at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium. Furthermore, This is their 5th encounter. At halftime, the score was 0 – 0. Despite several attempts, neither of the teams scored. Croatia scored first as Ante Rebic scored a goal at the 53rd minute. In addition, He gave the team the lead which was made even stronger as Luka Modric scored another one at the 80th minute. Croatia also went on to score another one, as Ivan Rakitic scored a goal at the extra time. It was a surprising defeat for Argentina with 0 goals and a stunning victory for Croatia with 3 goals.
In conclusion, That’s Day 8 summarized for you. What do you think about the matches of Day 8 FIFA 2018? Let us know in the comments below. Also check out, the distance covered by sports players in an average game of their sport here.