The two World Cup semi-finalists England and Croatia are to face each other once again in their next group game of 2018 UEFA Nations League clash. This is the group A game of League 1 that will be held in Croatia. Both teams last played in Russia when Croatia qualified for the final of World Cup for the first time. So the three Lions will be looking for the revenge. England and Croatia have not collected any point so far. Check out the Indian time and TV telecast channels of this game right over here.
England Vs Croatia Indian Time [IST]
According to Indian Standard Time, it will start at 12:15 am on 13 October 2018.
|Competition||2018-19 UEFA Nations League|
|Date||13 October 2018 [India]|
|Time||12:15 am [IST]|
|Venue||Stadion HNK Rijeka, Croatia|
|Seating capacity||8,279 spectators|
Croatia Vs England Telecast in India
Sony Pictures Networks holds the broadcasting rights of the UEFA Nations League for the Indian fans. So fans from India can watch it live on Sony Six.
England coach Gareth Southgate has announced an interesting squad for the international duty including Jadon Sancho. It is likely to be a different squad than squad against Spain in the opener.
Captain Harry Kane had few words on the last World Cup defeat against Croatia. The forward said “We know what happened in the summer, so it will be nice to try and get our own back on them. They will be two tough games.”
Despite conceding the opening goal in the 5th minute of first half, Croatia managed to bounce back with an equalizer from Ivan Perisic in the 68th minute in the semifinal of Russia World Cup. The teams were allowed to play extra time. Juventus forward Mario Mandzukic netted the deciding goal and put Croatia into the final for the first time.
Spain are leading the Group 4 of League A with 6 points followed by England and Croatia yet to earn a point. Only one team from each group of League A will qualify for the semifinal round of 2018-19 UEFA Nations League.