A vice-like defensive effort helped Croatia squeeze Nigeria 2-0 in a shutout performance in a FIFA World Cup men’s soccer matchup.
Croatia opened with a 1-0 advantage over Nigeria through the first half.
Croatia’s train of momentum chugged along the final-half tracks with a 1-0 goals differential.
The player with the top goal for [[TEAM_NAME]] was Luka Modrić with 1 goal. Every goal in the FIFA World Cup is vital, and Croatia reaped the rewards.