FIFA World Cup 2022: Croatia beat Canada 4-1. Canada’s Alphonso Davis scored the fastest goal of the World Cup, but a crushing defeat from Croatia.
Canadian star Alphonso Davis scored the fastest goal of the FIFA World Cup 2022 and gave his team a 1-0 lead, but he could not save his team from a bad defeat.
Davis scored in the 68th second of the start of the game.
However, Croatia made a strong comeback with the help of Andrej Kramarich’s two goals to beat Canada 4-1 in the FIFA World Cup match on Sunday and knock them out of the race.
Bayern Munich star Alphonso Davies scored his 68th goal of the game for Canada at the World Cup and the first for Canada and the fastest goal at the World Cup.
The Canadian team was playing in the World Cup for the first time in 36 years but was out of the tournament only after two matches in Qatar.
Alphonso Davies started the game and scored Canada’s first World Cup goal in the second minute to give his team the lead, Croatia came back from a goalless draw with Morocco in the opening match to score 4 goals.
FIFA World Cup 2022: Croatia beat Canada 4-1. Croatia made a strong comeback.
Apart from Kramarich (36th and 70th minutes), Marko Livaja (44th minutes) and Lovro Maier (90+4th minutes) also scored for Croatia, the runners-up of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, at the Khalifa International Stadium.
Captain Luka Modric (37 years) was in search of his first goal of the tournament but could not find success. This is probably his last World Cup.
World No. 2 Belgium is in danger of being eliminated.
Morocco, who upset Croatia and Belgium by 2-0, has 4-4 points in Group F. Belgium has three points and still has a chance to reach the next round.
Canada did not get any points in the first two matches and even a win against Morocco on Thursday will not make it to the next round.
Croatia will face Belgium. Canada had earlier reached the World Cup in 1986 and even then got eliminated in the group stage itself.
The regular goalkeeper disappeared before the match.
Morocco’s regular goalkeeper Yassine Bonnou mysteriously disappeared before the start of their World Cup match against Belgium.
However, in this match, Morocco upset Belgium by defeating them 2-0.
Bonneau stood for the national anthem with the Moroccan team and then spoke to coach Walid Regragui, who hugged him and turned to his reserve goalkeeper.
Reserve goalkeeper Mounir Al Kajouri came running onto the field and took part in the pre-match team photo. He did not allow the second-ranking Belgian team to score any goal.
There was no immediate comment from the Moroccan team or match officials on Bonou’s absence.