Croatia vs Nigeria will be exciting match to watch. The Nigeria Super Eagle first match at the Russia world cup 2018. The match will kick off at exactly 8pm Nigeria time on June 16 at Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad Russia. All fans around the world are gearing up to watch the beautiful game of football Nigeria vs Croatia match. Here we have Croatia vs Nigeria line -up, TV Channels, Kick off time and live streaming.
Croatia vs Nigeria match anytime is big match to watch, Super Eagle will be hoping to win the first game at the Russia world cup. The match will be major decider whether or not the Eagle will qualify to the second round of the tournament. Super Eagle coach Rohr has assured Nigerians about the readiness of the team to take up any team in the world cup.
Nigeria kick off the Russia 2018 world cup against Croatia. Atfer some disappointment worm up games in building to the world cup tournament playing 6 matches won two, draw one and lost the remaining. The Croatia also play six match to the building to world cup, Croatia won 3 out the six matches.
Croatia last 6 Matches
Croatia 2 – 1 Senegal
Brazil 2 – 0 Croatia
Croatia 1 – 0 Mexico
Peru 2 – 2 Croatia
Croatia 0 – 0 Greece
Croatia 4 – 1 Greece
Nigeria last 6 matches
Nigeria 0 – 1 Czech Rep
England 2 – 1 Nigeria
Nigeria 1 – 1 DR Congo
Serbia 2 – 0 Nigeria
Nigeria 1 – 0 Poland
Nigeria 4 – 2 Argentina (a)
Croatia vs Nigeria line-up
Both Craotia and Nigeria have their world cup squad, the players will be tested in the match Croatia vs Nigeria. The Croatia and the Super Eagle have line up their best world cup squad for the match. Check the teams world cup squad for the first match.
Croatia provisional squad
Croatia has named their squad against Nigeria. The players list are
Goalkeepers: Danijel Subasic (Monaco), Lovre Kalinic (Gent), Dominik Livakovic (Dinamo Zagreb)
Defenders: Vedran Corluka (Lokomotiv Moscow), Domagoj Vida (Besiktas), Ivan Strinic (Sampdoria), Dejan Lovren (Liverpool), Sime Vrsaljko (Atletico Madrid), Josip Pivaric (Dynamo Kiev), Tin Jedvaj (Bayer Leverkusen), Duje Caleta-Car (Red Bull Salzburg)
Midfielders: Luka Modric (Real Madrid), Ivan Rakitic (Barcelona), Mateo Kovacic (Real Madrid), Milan Badelj (Fiorentina), Marcelo Brozovic (Inter Milan), Filip Bradaric (Rijeka)
Forwards: Mario Mandzukic (Juventus), Ivan Perisic (Inter Milan), Nikola Kalinic (AC Milan), Andrej Kramaric (Hoffenheim), Marko Pjaca (Schalke), Ante Rebic (Eintracht Frankfurt)
Croatia line-up against Nigeria
The Croatia coach Zlatko Dalić has not officially released the line up against Eagle. As a result of the tradition formation and line up 4-2-3-1.
Croatia Possible Starting Lineup against Eagle
Stipe Pletikosa , Darijo Srna (c) , Vedran Corluka , Dejan Lovren, Sime Vrsaljko, Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic, Ivan Perisic, Mateo Kovacic, Ivica Olic and Nikica Jelavic
Nigeria provisional squad against Croatia
The Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has tabled his world cup squad against Croatia in Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad Russia. The squad for the match are Francis Uzoho (Deportivo La Carina), Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United), Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Enyimba FC), William Troost Ekong (Bursaspor), Leon Balogun (Mainz), Chidozie Awaziem (Nantes), Kenneth Omeruo (Kasimpasa), Shehu Abdullahi (Bursaspor), Tyrone Ebuehi (Ado den Haag),Elderson Echiejille(Cercle Brugge), Brian Idowu (Amkar Perm), John Mikel Obi (Tianjin Teda), Joel Obi (Torino),Ogenyi Onazi (Trabzonspor),Etebo Oghenekaro (Las Palmas), John Ogu (Hapoel Beer Sheva), Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City), Uche Agbo (Standard Liege), Alex Iwobi (Arsenal), Victor Moses (Chelsea), Odion Ighalo (Changchun Yatai), Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City) and Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow).
Nigeria Super Eagles line-up
The Super Eagle coach has not release the official line up for this match but for the formation we predicted the 4-4-2.
Nigeria Possible Starting Lineup against Croatia
Francis Uzoho, William Troost Ekong, Leon Balogun,Brian Idowu, Shehu Abdullahi, John Mikel Obi, Ogenyi Onazi, Wilfred Ndidi, Alex Iwobi, Victor Moses, Odion Ighalo
Croatia vs Nigeria TV Channel
Which TV channels will bring Croatia vs Nigeria to us live both in Nigeria and Croatia.
Nigerian fans will catch the action live in the following TV channels.
How to watch Croatia vs Nigeria
Croatia vs Nigeria will be shown live on TV channels such as GOTV and DSTV. You can as well join the live streaming online.
Croatia vs Nigeria on GOTV
If you are GOTV subscribers you can watch the match live on SuperSport Select 2.
Croatia vs Nigeria on DSTV
The DSTV subscribers can also watch the match live on SportSport 3 or SportSport 9 Nigeria.
Croatia vs Nigeria on AIT
The African Independence Television AIT will show the match live. If the channel will show the match, it may need to join the BON. You can check how to watch the world cup match live in Nigeria.
Croatia vs Nigeria on NTA, TVC
will Croatia vs Nigeria be shown on NTA or TVC, Nigeria Television Authority will show the match live. Television Continental will also show the match live rather.
Fans from UK can watch live on ITV from 8pm. You will be able to follow the match with Standard Sport’s dedicated blog LIVE from t Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad Russia.
However you can watch the live streaming here
Croatia vs Nigeria Kick off time
When will Croatia vs Nigeria kick off match will kick off exactly 8.00pm at the t Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad Russia. The date is June 16 2018.
Croatia vs Nigeria Venue
The match will be played at the Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad Russia