Moscow: Croatia dominated throughout the game, it all started when Argentina goalkeeper Willy Caballero gifted Croatia Ante Rebic a goal with his error.
Luka Modric’s stunning goal sealed the match and Ivan Rakitic made it worse for Argentina with his goal in the stoppage time.
Croatia clearly outperformed Argentina to book their place in the round of 16. Argentina’s World Cup hopes virtually comes to an end after the 3-0 loss.
Croatia have now won back-to-back matches and are through to the last-16 for the first time since 1998. Then, six goals from Davor Sukur took Croatia to the semifinals before they lost to France but went on to bag the third place in 2-1 win over Netherlands.