France – champ of the FIFA 2018 Russia World Cup
In the final match the French beat Croatia - 4: 2.
The national football team of France for the second time in its history became the winner of the World Cup, BNews.kz correspondent reports. In the final match, tricolor beat Croatia with a score - 4: 2.
The French took the lead in the 18th minute of the meeting, after a free kick in the performance of Antoine Griezmann, forwarded the ball to Croatia's forward Mario Mandžukić drove the ball into his net - 1: 0. The Croats needed just 10 minutes to recoup. Domagoj Vida was an excellent competitor for the riding ball, gave the transfer to the central zone, from which Ivan Perišić with exact shot scored a goal - 1: 1. Toward the end of the first half, the French still managed to go on a break with a margin of one ball, Griezmann took a double, realizing a penalty - 2: 1.
In the second half, the French finally consolidated their advantage by scoring twice due to Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappé - 4: 1. Little hope that the intrigue in the game can still be saved appeared after the goalkeeper of France Hugo Lloris made the stupidest mistake that Croatia striker Mario Mandzhukich used - 4: 2.
As a result, the French for the second time in their history win the main football trophy, and coach of the three-color Didier Deschamps - became the third person in history who managed to win the World Cup both as a player and as a coach.