FRA vs CRO Dream11 Team Prediction, Starting XI, Injury Report, Expert Picks
Updated on: Sep 8, 2020 6:20 pm IST
FRA vs CRO Dream11 Team: The repeat of the FIFA World Cup final of 2018 is upon us as France will be taking on Croatia in the upcoming fixture of the UEFA Nations League. France started off their campaign with a 1-0 win over Sweden. Meanwhile, Croatia were on the receiving end of 4-1 thumping versus Portugal. Croatia will be eager to bounce back with a positive result, however, they will have to bring out their absolute best in order to get the better of a quality French unit. The neutral can expect a goal fest and here is the Dream11 Prediction for the game ahead.
FRA vs CRO Dream11 Nations League
Date and Time: 9 August, 12:15 AM (IST)
Venue: Stade de France
Head to Head
From the last five encounters between the two sides, it’s France that have had the upper hand with three wins, while two games ended on level terms.
Team News, Injury Report, Starting Lineups
France Team News
Injury Update, Unavailability: Steve Mandanda, Paul Pogba, Houssem Aouar and Kylian Mbappe were recently tested positive for COVID-19 and are ruled out here.
Expected Changes: Lloris should be starting in at goal, while, Hernandez, Lenglet and Upamecano could feature as the back three. Ferland Mendy and Moussa Sissoko could start as the wing backs. Nzonzi and N’Golo Kante could accommodate central midfield. Antoine Girezmann, Wissam Ben Yedder and Anthony Martial are in contention to lead the attack. They can be added to the Dream11 fantasy football side here.
France Playing 11 (Probable)
Croatia Team News
Injury Update, Unavailability: No injury update
Livakovic should be starting in between the sticks, while, Jedvaj, Lovren, Vida and Barisic could form the back four. Brozovic and Kovacic could partner along in central midfield. Rebic, Pasalic and Perisic are expected to start in behind Bruno Petkovic who leads the attack.
Croatia Playing 11 (Probable)
FRA vs CRO Dream11 Expert Team
Goalkeeper- D Livakovic
Defenders- D Upamecano, P Kimpembe, F Mendy
Midfielders- N Kante, M Sissoko, M Pasalic, I Perisic
Forwards- A Griezmann (c), A Martial (vc), A Rebic
Antoine Greizmann can pack a punch for France. Griezmann has registered three goals and seven assists from the last 10 appearances.
Bruno Petkovic has impressed in the final third for Croatia. Petkovic has bagged four goals and has an assist to his name from the last seven games.
X factors, differential picks
Wissam Ben Yedder can play a pivotal role in the advanced region for France. Ben Yedder has two goals from the last six games.
Ante Rebic has scored a goal and also has three assists to his name from the last seven appearances for Croatia.
Anthony Martial bagged 23 goals for Manchester United in the previous season and is expected to lead the charge for France.
FRA vs CRO Today Match Prediction Football Match
France might have not been at their best, but they did manage to scrape a win through Sweden. As for Croatia, they will be short in confidence after getting thumped 4-1 to Portugal in the last game. The neutral can expect an exciting 90 odd minutes between the two sides. However, the today match prediction odds suggest that France will be heading in as favourites by 1.57 as per bet365.
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