Croatia looked vulnerable from set-pieces against Russian Federation, conceding the equaliser in extra-time via a set-play, so this is an area England can exploit.
It strongly recommending Croatia as an underdog at +135 against England in the semifinals.
He said: "They were the better team, that's all that happened".
They should have turned up, it's the semi-final of a World Cup. "That in future we talk about them", said Blazevic, now 83, and known in Croatia as the "coach of all coaches". "I feel disappointed but proud". "Until last night, when all the pain was removed and when we finally experienced a revival of 1998", the Sportski Novosti newspaper said after that match. I don't think any of them could have given any more.
Gareth Southgate's emerging side were 45 minutes away from England's most significant game in 52 years as the voices of their supporters rose in an expectant roar inside the vast Luzhniki Stadium.
"Whether that had an effect on us not wanting to take as many chances as we had, subconsciously, I don't know".
No team has ever made it to the World Cup final after going to extra-time in all three prior knockout rounds - England twice won in extra-time in 1990 before losing on penalties to West Germany in the semi-finals.
"We do not want these individuals to spoil it for the rest and anyone caught causing trouble for tomorrow's match will be dealt with robustly and will face the full force of the law".
"We were anxious", Katich said.
Vrsaljko, who plays for Atletico Madrid, had struggled to be ready for the match after playing in two previous extra-time matches, but he found the strength to lift his exhausted, battered team to a comeback win.
"We're estimating eight to 10,000 - it's really hard to tell because when people take direct routes it's obviously easy to count them but people might come by diverse routes, there are quite a lot of expats here and other fans staying out".
"It was just a bit of fun to get them moving in some of the mobility exercises".
"In the first half, give them credit they did play relatively well, in the second half bottle jobs".