Denmark Croatia Round of 16 Penalties Modric Pass Assist

#19 Modrić → Rebić Croatia vs. Denmark

Maybe the greatest pass of the 2018 World Cup.

Croatia. Denmark. Round of 16. Extra time. 114th minute.

visionary ball slotted through the gap from Luka Modrić.

A sure goal on the way from Ante Rebić.

And then, that foul. An (outrageously) absent red card.

A missed penalty.

And the assist that wasn’t.

 

 

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#6 // Eriksen → Poulsen Denmark 1 – 0 Peru

 

“Is this English?” you think, turning on FS1 in the second half.

BOOM goes the dynamite!” the commentator shouts, as Poulsen scores for Denmark. The thickest, weirdest Spanglish accent there is, as if Bumblebee Man crept his way up into the press box.

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