More than 300,000 Croatia fans welcome home World Cup heroes after final defeat to France

More than 300,000 Croats in red and white chequered shirts and scarves poured onto the streets of the capital Zagreb on Monday to welcome home the national soccer team after their run all the way to the final at the World Cup in Russia.

Despite losing to France in Moscow on Sunday, Croatia achieved its best-ever World Cup result , surpassing the third place won 20 years ago at the World Cup in France. "They lost the final, but won the world," was a headline in the Jutarnji...
source: Daily Record

2018-07-17 04:05
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