World Cup finalist clashes with Azerbaijan in the European qualifier both sides keen to bag the crucial three points in a match that Croatia is clear favourites and are expected to easily scoop the coveted three points in the upcoming encounter.
Croatia will be counting on their ever vibrant home Zagreb support to maintain their solid record at their backyard and stroll over the European minnows.
The hosts head into the match hoping to bounce back from their botter 2-1 defeat to England and get the job done this time round in front to of their home faithful as they seek qualifying for Europe’s biggest nations tournament.
Zlatko Dalic side head into the match having registered mixed results in their last five matches managing two wins suffered two defeats and registered one draw in their last five matches and their Croatian tactician will be keen to see his charges turn in style against the struggling visitors.
Croatia will yet again seek inspiration from their two midfield maestros Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic to fire them past their visitors.
Azerbaijan travels to Croatia hoping to stage an upset and stage a shock win over the world cup finals and bag a crucial away victories.
Azerbaijan head into the match hoping to bounce back from their disappointing 4-0 thrashing the hands of Kosovo in their latest UNL clash and bag the crucial three points away from home in what appears unlikely.
The visitors head into the clash having registered relatively decent results in their last five matches managing two wins, suffered one defeat and registered one draw in their last five matches heading into the European qualifier encounter against one of Europe’s football powerhouses.
Head to Head
The last encounter between the two sides ended 6-0 in favour of the hosts