Henderson releases Sterling in the final third and he tries to beat the challenge of Vida. He goes down under pressure from the defender’s challenge. However, the referee waves play on.
England are reeling at the back as Modric whips a cross into the box. It’s cleared as far as Perisic on the edge and he goes for the blast. His effort looks to be heading towards the net, only for Walker to put his body on the line for the Three Lions to make the block.
Kane is able to ease the pressure on his team by winning a free-kick from Vrsaljko’s challenge. Croatia are in the game now.
Kane breaks into the right inside channel to latch on to Trippier’s offload, but he blasts his strike into the side-netting.
Perisic gets in front of Walker at the cross and he guides his strike beyond the reach of Pickford into the bottom corner. Vrsaljko was afforded space and time on the right flank and he whipped the ball into the box. Perisic made a late run before stuck his foot out ahead of Walker to guide his effort into bottom corner.