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    France win their second world cup 20 years after they won it in 1998 as host, they came close to adding the second

     in Germany 2006 only to be denied by Italy on penalties

    it was a cool evening in luchniki stadium in moscow and it was a different story  as they are name the world champion for the second time

    In the early stage of the game , croatia dominate position puting france under presure ,worked well in the french half but were punish by Mario Manzukic own goal from Griezman free kick from 30 yard as he become the first player to score an own goal in the world cup final

    Croatia level the scoreline through super strike from Ivan perisic and it was a deserve equaliser for croatia who was by far the better side of the match

    it was in the 34 mintes when Griezman conner appear to hit Ivan pericic's hand after Matuidi's miscued header but it was the referee who took time to make decision and he pointed at the spot after a review from VAR and Griezman step into convert from the spot kick as he send the goal keeper a wrong way .
    Paul pogba increases France goal margin in the 59 minutes as mbappe
    break  the right flank and  send in a low cross into the box  but pogba's first atempt was blocked by Demagoj vida but it rebound back toward his left foot as he find the top corner
    The game was put to bed 5 minutes later when Mbappe takes Hernandez cross from the left flank and control it in the middle of the box and send in a low shot that croatian defenders fail to block move past the goal keeper but a crazy mistake from Hugo lloris allow Mandzukic to score and give croatia a lifeline but France sit back  and defend their two goals advantage

    Didier Deschamp who is the manager of France national team since  EURO 2012  became the third manager to win the world cup as manager and a player

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