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It's Croatia And France In The World Cup Final

The dramatic match between England and Croatia was decided in extra time.

Last updated on July 11, 2018, at 7:25 p.m. ET

Posted on July 11, 2018, at 4:38 p.m. ET

After nearly a month of World Cup action in Russia, France will face Croatia in the final match.

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Croatia beat England 2–1 on Wednesday in extra time to advance. This is Croatia's first World Cup final. England hasn't been in the tournament final since 1966.

Croatia, despite being down 0–1 coming out of halftime, managed to tie the game up in the second half and score with only 10 minutes left in the game.

England scored in the first five minutes with a free kick.

😱 STUNNING free kick from Kieran Trippier to put England 1-0 up early on v Croatia in the semifinal. What a time to score your first goal for England #CRO 0-1 #ENG #WorldCup https://t.co/wYRRzYs4g1

Here's the moment of agony for Croatia's goalkeeper.

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOAL!

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"Beer is meant to be thrown." —Olde English Proverb, probably.

Hyde park when England scored 😳😳🔥

But Croatia responded after the half with this beauty:

GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOAL PERISIC WITH ONE OF THE BEST GOALS OF THE TOURNAMENT. WHAT A FINISH!!! CROATIA GOAL!

Here's the moment of pain for England's goalkeeper:

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOAL!

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Then, the match went into extra time. There was much excitement.

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Then Croatia snuck this goal in:

GOAL! Mandzukic latches on to Perisic's header to give Croatia the lead in extra time!

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GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOAL! (again)

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Team Croatia has made history, entering the the World Cup finals for the first time ever. They will face Team France on Sunday.

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English fans are heartbroken, but relentlessly proud of their team.

PROUD of everyone of those boys. England. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿❤️

fair enough england did better than we could have ever expected so, respect and well played to everyone. we deserved the win ❤️❤️❤️

It's coming home...to Croatia this time. 😁

@mikesanz19 It's coming home It's coming ho It's coming It's comi It's co It's Cro It's Croatia

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