From the second half on Croatia fought harder and found the better chances, capitalizing on England mistakes at the back and finding enough energy to stay creative in attack and deny England at the back. England had chances from open play and a few set pieces but this was a deserved victory for the Croatians.
Marcus Rashford chips in the free kick but no England player can get on it. The ball is cleared and the referee blows the whistle! Croatia wins!
England has a minute and change to make a goal. Dele Alli tries a long cross but Milan Badelj blocks it with his hands.
Jamie Vardy commits a foul in the center of the pitch as time ticks down and Croatia wait to take the free kick.
After Dele Alli is fouled in his defensive half, the England player exchanges shoves with Ivan Rakitic.
Four minutes injury time added.
Eric Dier tries to send it forward from the right but the ball comes back through a Andrej Kramaric run and his shot goes wide.
Milan Badelj enters for Luka Modric.
Milan Badelj (on). Luka Modric (off). (Croatia)
After a foul on the left side Marcus Rashford sets to take a free kick 35 yards from goal. His ball goes over the top and directly out. England appeals for a corner kick. Replay shows the ball took a touch off Dejan Lovren.
Jordan Pickford defends a long shot from outside the box and tries to push forward but Domagoj Vida gets in his way.
Vedran Corluka enters for the ailing Mario Mandzukic.
Vedran Corluka (on). Mario Mandzukic (off). (Croatia)
Ivan Perisic scuffs a short shot but it is deflected out for a corner.
England players refuse to play the ball out, racing around Mario Mandzukic who is down in the center of the field. A long cross is caught by Danijel Subasic.
Jamie Vardy enters for right-back Kyle Walker as England chase a goal.
Jamie Vardy (on). Kyle Walker (off). (England)
Kyle Walker cannot clear a pass into the box and the ball falls to Ivan Perisic. He heads backwards to Mario Mandzukic who puts it around Jordan Pickford. Croatia take the lead!
Mario Mandzukic. Assist by Ivan Perisic (Croatia)
Ivan Rakitic passes the corner low and short on the grass. Marcelo Brozovic runs onto it and fires first time high and left. A good play design caught England sleeping.
Ivan Perisic has his cross deflected out. Croatia have their first corner of the second extra time period.
No substitutions during the break. Croatia have two changes left, England one.
After a long delay Luka Modric plays the corner short on the left side but nothing comes of it and the teams head off for a quick break before the second half of extra time.
A brief delay before the corner kick as Mario Mandzukic receives medical treatment.
Another long Ivan Perisic cross from the left into the box finds the foot of Mario Mandzukic just as Jordan Pickford arrives. The shot deflects off the goalkeeper and out.
Ivan Perisic finds Andrej Kramaric with a short pass on the left but his shot is blocked.
Two minutes injury time added to first extra time period.
Both teams are playing looser in attack but not afraid to foul to stop anything significant.
After a Marcus Rashford foul on the right, Luka Modric takes the free kick. Newly-entered Andrej Kramaric has a try but his effort is blocked.
Andrej Kramaric enters for the industrious Ante Rebic.
Andrej Kramaric (on). Ante Rebic (off). (Croatia)
From the deflected Dier shot, England have a corner. John Stones rises and gets his head on it but the ball is cleared off the line.
Just-entered Eric Dier shoots from the top of the box and has his effort blocked after Danny Rose holds up the ball on the left side of the box before switching it.
Eric Dier enters for Jordan Henderson.
Eric Dier (on). Jordan Henderson (off). (England)
Ante Rebic receives a yellow after fouling Danny Rose.
Ante Rebic (Croatia)
Danny Rose races through midfield and Ante Rebic trips him up from the side.
Josip Pivaric enters for left-back Ivan Strinic.
Josip Pivaric (on). Ivan Strinic (off). (Croatia)
Ante Rebic runs through Danny Rose as the England winger attempts to control a second ball off the head of Mario Mandzukic.
England takes off Ashley Young to bring on the speed of Danny Rose on the wing. Croatia still has all of its substitutes available.
Danny Rose (on). Ashley Young (off). (England)
Danny Rose enters for Ashley Young.
Luka Modric and Harry Kane meet with the referees. Two 15 minute periods to decide the winner.
Croatia keep the ball for the last half minute but cannot send anything into the danger area. Ivan Perisic tries a cross from the left side but Kyle Walker gets a foot to it and the second half ends.
Kieran Trippier curls in the free kick to the back post but Harry Kane cannot find the right angle on the back side. His header goes into the ground and out.
Ivan Rakitic fouls Marcus Rashford on the right side of the box. England have a set piece in injury time.
Three minutes of injury time awarded.
Working the ball around the England box, Croatia calmly look for a seam as England sit back without too much pressing. Dejan Lovren fires high over the goal.
After a throw on the left side Harry Kane turns and tries to find Jesse Lingard cutting through the center but his fast pass sails out.
After a long cross from the right Jordan Pickford rises to intervene after a Mario Mandzukic header. His punch sends the ball right to Ivan Perisic but his shot over the goalkeeper sends over the open net.
Ivan Perisic puts a quick cross in from the left side but it bounces to Jordan Pickford. Another ball comes back for Mario Mandzukic. He turns and shoots directly at Pickford.
England find their attacking verve again but Jordan Henderson cannot get over the ball properly and his shot sails out.
Harry Kane finds Jesse Lingard cutting in from the right side but his shot from a tough angle goes directly across the face of goal.
England can do little more than clear it deep as Croatia have found a second wind. Trying to get it forward, Marcus Rashford is offside and alone in the attacking half.
Marcus Rashford enters for Raheem Sterling.
After a long period of possession and a corner kick, Marcelo Brozovic sends a shot well over the top of the goal.
Marcus Rashford (on). Raheem Sterling (off). (England)
Ivan Perisic continues to have bad luck with the woodwork. From the left side of the box his effort deflects off the right post. The rebound comes back to Ante Rebic but Jordan Pickford recovers and catches his shot.
It was one cross too many for the England defense. After defending well for most of the game, a brief lapse let Croatia get level.
From the left wing Harry Kane tries to find Kieran Trippier making a run to the back post but his long ball sails out.
Sime Vrsaljko crosses from the right wing, Ivan Perisic rises above Kyle Walker and guides the ball into the left side of the goal. Croatia has equalized!
Ivan Perisic. Assist by Sime Vrsaljko (Croatia)
Luka Modric works it in from the right side in a rare forward. His pass is deflected centrally. Ivan Perisic has a shot from the top of the box blocked by the sensitive middle section of Kyle Walker before it can reach Jordan Pickford. Walker receives medical attention after the play.
Se ha detenido el juego, walker en suelo por una posible lesión.
The intensity of the previous knockout round matches must be affecting Luka Modric and other members of the Croatia team. Regardless of the speed of the England side, the Croatians seem to be consistently coming in second in races to long balls.
After another long Croatia cross is headed out, Ivan Rakitic runs onto the ball but sends a shot high into the stands.
Kyle Walker slices a clearance behind the England goal. Luka Modric sends in the ball from the left side but it is cleared away immediately.
Moving in from the left, Ivan Strinic has space and plays a short cross but John Stones is perfectly positioned to deflect the ball away.
Ivan Rakitic centra en el area pero nadie llega a rematar.
From the right side a corner comes in but Croatia manage to clear.
England earn another corner kick after Jesse Lingard has his shot from the top of the box deflected out.
Croacia ha salido con otro ritmo en esta segunda parte, pero Inglaterra sigue defendiendo cada balón.
Ivan Rakitic sends in the corner from the left side. Harry Kane rises to clear but Dejan Lovren is called for a foul.
Kyle Walker picks up the ball after his own excellent clearance and is booked for delaying play.
Kyle Walker (England)
Ante Rebic continues to generate half chances almost single-handedly. He sends a cross over the top looking for Ivan Perisic but the ball sails long.
Cartulina amarilla para Kyle Walker.
Another long ball down the left side requires Kyle Walker to intervene and the Manchester City player does fine in denying Ante Rebic a touch.
Esta vez cartulina amarilla Mario Mandzukic
Mario Mandzukic (Croatia)
Tarjeta amarilla para Ante Rebic .
Fin de la primera parte en Luzhniki, Croacia 0-1 Inglaterra.
CROACIA 0 INGLATERRA 1
Ahora mismo los Ingleses no quieren arriesgar el 0-1, los Croatas lo intentan pero sigue sin aparecer su mejor versión de juego.
Sime Vrsaljko receives a sideways pass and shoots from 30 yards away nowhere near the goal.
Harry Maguire takes the ball from Ante Rebic on the right side as the Croatian looked to create something from the wing. Most of the pressure from Croatia has come from longer balls from the side without much to show for the speculative efforts.
Sigue el (0-1) en el estadio Luzhniki Moscú.
Dele Alli has three defenders around him and Jesse Lingard has none but the Manchester United attacker cannot put enough pace or aim on the wide open shot from the top of the box to get it on goal.
De nuevo los Ingleses creando mucho peligro en el area Croata, esta vez Jesse Lingard ha tenido la ocasión de marcar el segundo para los Ingleses pero se fue desviado por el segundo palo.
La que ha fallado Ante Rebic, el lateral no pudo controlar un excelente pase desde el medio campo.
After Luka Modric dribbles around the right side of the box the ball eventually falls to Ante Rebic. His shot rises from the top of the box but Jordan Pickford knocks it down and smothers the ball.
Harry Kane is ruled offside after a calm England passing sequence in front of the Croatian goal. He slipped behind the defense but even the England striker knew his effort probably would not count.
Croacia está creando mas peligro en el area Inglesa, pero sin ningún gol de momento.
El conjunto Inglés sigue buscando el segundo gol para finiquitar su pase a la final del mundial.
Raheem Sterling is fouled on the left side. Ashley Young sends in the free kick to the back post but Danijel Subasic rises to punch the ball away.
Falta a balón parado de Ashley Young que el guardameta Danijel Subasic despeja sin ningún problema.
Dispara Ivan Perisic desde fuera del area pero sale desviado por el pirmer palo
Fuera de juego de Harry Kane!
Podemos observar a una Inglaterra muy cómoda desde el gol tempranero de Kieran Trippier, Croacia necesita más ritmo para para poder revertir el 0-1.
Kieran Trippier has space on the right side of the box and his cross is blocked for a corner.
Otro peligroso corner para los Inglese, que logra rematar Harry Maguire de cabeza pero se va muy desviado.
De momento los Croatas siguen sin crear peligro, pocas ocasiones de gol están creando los jugadores del técnico Zlatko Dalic .
Se adelantan los Ingleses con un espectacular golazo de tiro libre de parte del artillero Kieran Trippier.
Gol de INGLATERRA, golazo a balón parado de Kieran Trippier!!
Kieran Trippier (England)
Luka Modric trips up Dele Alli just outside the Croatia box. Good early chance for England.
Croatia wear black and blue patterned shirts, black shorts, red socks. England wear all white with red numbers.
Comienza la segunda semifinal del mundial de Rusia, Croacia-Inglaterra, en el estadio de Luzhniki Moscú.
Croatia and England walk onto the field to the familiar sound of "Seven Nation Army". Croatia hears its anthem first, England second.
CROACIA: Danijel Subasic, Sime Vrsaljko, Dejan Lovren, Domagoj Vida, Ivan Strinic, Ivan Rakitic, Marcelo Brozovic, Ante Rebic, Luka Modric, Ivan Perisic y Mario Mandzukic. SUBSTITUTOS: INGLATERRA: Jordan Pickford, Kyle Walker, John Stones, Harry Maguire, Kieran Trippier, Dele Alli, Jordan Henderson, Jesse Lingard, Ashley Young, Raheem Sterling y Harry Kane.