Argentina vs Croatia Live Score and Live Stream


Argentina played Croatia at the 1/2 Final of World Cup on December 13. The match kicked off 19:00 UTC. Argentina won 3-0.

Lionel Andres Messi scored the first goal from the penalty spot on the 34th minute of the game.

Argentina national football team and Croatia national football team meet again 6 years after the Group D match which Croatia won 0-3. Argentina national football team are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against Netherlands, Australia, Poland and Mexico so they'll try to extend their winning streak with a victory over Croatia national football team.

Croatia national football team are approaching the match in a good mood as well securing victories in 2 straight games against Brazil and Japan extending their unbeaten streak to 11 matches.

ScoreBat is covering Argentina vs Croatia in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all World cup 1/2 Final in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Argentina - Croatia in real time.

Argentina kicked off the game with Emilano Martinez, Nicolas Tagliafico, Nicolas Otamendi, Cristian Romero, Nahuel Molina who got substituted by Juan Foyth on the 86th minute, Alexis MacAllister who got substituted by Angel Correa on the 86th minute, Enzo Fernandez, Leandro Paredes who got substituted by Lisandro Martinez on the 62nd minute, Rodrigo De Paul who got substituted by Exequiel Palacios on the 74th minute, who got substituted by Paulo Dybala on the 74th minute and Lionel Andres Messi as starters, with Franco Armani, Geronimo Rulli, Juan Foyth, Lisandro Martinez, German Pezzella, Thiago Almada, Exequiel Palacios, Guido Rodriguez, Angel Correa, Angel Di Maria, Paulo Dybala and Lautaro Martinez on the bench.

Croatia's starting eleven were Dominik Livakovic, Borna Sosa who got substituted by Mislav Orsic on the 46th minute, Josko Gvardiol, Dejan Lovren, Josip Juranovic, Marcelo Brozovic who got substituted by Bruno Petkovic on the 50th minute, Mateo Kovacic, Luka Modric who got substituted by Lovro Majer on the 81st minute, Ivan Perisic, Andrej Kramaric who got substituted by Marko Livaja on the 72nd minute and Mario Pasalic who got substituted by Nikola Vlasic on the 46th minute, with Ivo Grbic, Ivica Ivusic, Borna Barisic, Martin Erlic, Josip Stanisic, Josip Sutalo, Domagoj Vida, Kristijan Jakic, Lovro Majer, Luka Sucic, Nikola Vlasic, Ante Budimir, Marko Livaja, Mislav Orsic and Bruno Petkovic on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 4 times throughout the game. Mateo Kovacic, Dominik Livakovic, Cristian Romero and Nicolas Otamendi were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from Argentina vs Croatia on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 39 - 61
  • Total Attempts: 8 - 9
  • Shots On Target: 7 - 2
  • Saves: 2 - 4
  • Corners: 2 - 4
  • Fouls: 15 - 8
  • Free Kicks: 8 - 16
  • Throw-Ins: 19 - 19


Argentina and Croatia have met twice since November 2014. Argentina have won once while Croatia have also won once. The most recent match between them took place on June 21, 2018 at the Group D of World Cup where Croatia won 0-3. Argentina have scored 2 goals in these 2 head-to-head matches in total while Croatia have scored 4. So, overall, Argentina and Croatia have almost identical head-to-head record against each other in their recent history.

Recent Form

Argentina are on a winning streak - they have won Netherlands, Australia, Poland and Mexico in their previous 4 matches while Croatia are on a winning streak - they have won Brazil and Japan in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Argentina have won 15 of their last 19 matches, losing 1 and drawing 3, while Croatia have won 13 of their last 20 matches, losing 1 and drawing 6.

Argentina have won 5 times (2-2 against Netherlands on 9th of December, 2-1 against Australia on 3rd of December, 0-2 against Poland on 30th of November, 2-0 against Mexico on 26th of November and 0-5 against United Arab Emirates on 16th of November) and lost once (1-2 against Saudi Arabia on 22nd of November) in their most recent 6 matches.

Croatia have won 4 times (1-1 against Brazil on 9th of December, 1-1 against Japan on 5th of December, 4-1 against Canada on 27th of November and 0-1 against Saudi Arabia on 16th of November) and drew twice (0-0 against Belgium on 1st of December and 0-0 against Morocco on 23rd of November) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Croatia have gone 11 consecutive matches without a defeat.
  • Argentina haven't played a draw in their previous 10 matches.
  • Croatia's last 3 away matches had under 2.5 goals.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Argentina and Croatia in real time. You can watch the goals by Lionel Andres Messi and as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Argentina - Croatia are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Argentina 3, Croatia 0.
  2. 86'
    Substitution for Argentina. Angel Correa replaces Alexis MacAllister
  3. 86'
    Substitution for Argentina. Juan Foyth replaces Nahuel Molina
  4. 81'
    Substitution for Croatia. Lovro Majer replaces Luka Modric
  5. 74'
    Substitution for Argentina. Paulo Dybala is in.
  6. 74'
    Substitution for Argentina. Exequiel Palacios replaces Rodrigo De Paul
  7. 72'
    Substitution for Croatia. Marko Livaja replaces Andrej Kramaric
  8. 71'
    Nicolas Otamendi is shown the yellow card.
  9. 69'
    3 - 0
    Goal for Argentina.
  10. 68'
    Cristian Romero is shown the yellow card.
  11. 62'
    Substitution for Argentina. Lisandro Martinez replaces Leandro Paredes
  12. 50'
    Substitution for Croatia. Bruno Petkovic replaces Marcelo Brozovic
  13. 2T
    Second half begins
  14. 46'
    Substitution for Croatia. Mislav Orsic replaces Borna Sosa
  15. 46'
    Substitution for Croatia. Nikola Vlasic replaces Mario Pasalic
  16. HT
    Half Time - 2 : 0
    First half ends.
  17. 39'
    2 - 0
    Goal for Argentina.
  18. 34'
    1 - 0
    Lionel Andres Messi scores from the penalty spot for Argentina making the score 1 - 0.
  19. 32'
    Dominik Livakovic is shown the yellow card.
  20. 32'
    Mateo Kovacic is shown the yellow card.
  21. 1T
    First half begins