Croatia vs Nigeria Betting Tips & Preview

African nation Nigeria will be the opening test for an experienced Croatia side in Russia

Saturday 16th June, (Kaliningrad), 20:00

An experienced Croatia outfit will collide with African opponents Nigeria in this tasty Group D match-up, with crucial points needed in a challenging set of countries. The European nation boast the likes of Luka Modric in their roster, but Nigeria have plenty of talent themselves. A draw here can be backed at 5/2 with William Hill.

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Croatia vs Nigeria Key Player to Watch

Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho will be aiming to make a solid impact this summer and prove that Manchester City made a mistake letting him leave their ranks. The Premier League youngster will likely lead the line for the Nigerians and will be a danger to any side in the group stages.

Croatia vs Nigeria Head to Head

Nigeria and Croatia have never been paired up before in their history but both have been to many World Cup finals before.

Where to Watch the Game?

The game will be broadcast live on ITV.