Kathmandu: Croatia advanced to the last 16 after beating Scotland 3-1 in the final match of Group D of Euro cup 2020.
After the victory, Croatia, which added 4 points from 3 games, has reached the knockout stage as the group runner-up after beating the Czech Republic.
Nikola Vlasic, captain Luka Modric and Ivan Perisic scored for Croatia as they beat Scotland at home in Hamden Park. Scotland’s Kalum McGregor returned a goal.
Vlasic scored in the 17th minute to give Croatia the lead, but McGregor equalized for the Scots in the 42nd minute.
But Modric scored in the 62nd minute and Perisic in the 77th minute to give Croatia the victory.
After the victory, Croatia added 4 points from 3 games. Despite the same points and goal difference between Croatia and the Czech Republic, Croatia is ahead in terms of goals scored.
Scotland, who have just one point from three games, are out of the group stage.