Croatia shocks Brazil in penalty kicks at the 2022 World Cup to get to the semifinals. The 2022 World Cup semifinals will include Croatia. Following a 1-1 deadlock in regulation, Croatia defeated Brazil in penalties to extend their remarkable World Cup journey.
Marquinhos missed Brazil’s final penalty off the post while all four of Croatia’s kickers converted their attempts. After giving Brazil a 1-0 lead with his extra-time goal, Neymar’s strike appeared to be sufficient to advance the World Cup favorites to the semifinals.
On a shot by Bruno Petkovic that deflected in the final 15 minutes. With only four Brazil players in front of the ball, Croatia attacked Brazil on the break, and Petkovic had a favorable deflection as the ball passed Alisson and past his right post.
Croatia’s goal by Petkovic was the contest’s first shot on goal. It arrived at minute 117. Croatia 1-1 Brazil (4-2 on penalty).