Published: Fri, July 13, 2018
Sport | By Kayla Schwartz

FIFA Investigation Underway as England Fans Accused of 'Potentially Discriminatory' Chants

FIFA Investigation Underway as England Fans Accused of 'Potentially Discriminatory' Chants

Twenty years on, Dalic has led his country to a first World Cup final and has the opportunity to avenge the painful defeat by Les Bleus.

France and Croatia are due to go head-to-head in Moscow on Sunday afternoon in the 2018 World Cup final. Croatia now have the chance to take revenge on France after losing 2-1 in Paris when the sides met in the semi-finals back in 1998 - team's current coach Dalic travelled to that World Cup as a fan.

"It is a very unusual game because it's a fixture for two teams coming off the back of a disappointment, but the game is there and we need to play it", said the Chelsea man.

Already, Alireza Faghani of Iran has been picked to handle the Belgium versus England fixture in the third-place match of Saturday in St. Petersburg. Three games an the U-17 World Cup in 2013 preceded a call-up the following year for the World Cup in Brazil, where Pitana supervised four fixtures, including France v Germany in the quarter-finals.

Loud cheers rang out after each goal, fans waved the red and white national flag, and after the final whistle Croatian TV showed wild celebrations breaking out in towns and cities.

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Although football did not come home in the shape of the World Cup trophy after all, Gareth Southgate's team won widespread praise for their exploits on the field and their charm offensive off the pitch.

United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May intends to invite England's World Cup team to a reception at 10 Downing Street to recognise their semifinal appearance. They did an terrible lot better than I ever did, or we ever did'.

"The fans are excited to watch us again and that is how we have to keep it". David Platt got on the scoresheet for England.

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