Sunday's Wembley clash will be a repeat of the World Cup semi-final, with Ivan Rakitic speaking of his respect for opponents England.
Decisions went against Croatia in the World Cup final and midfielder Ivan Rakitic is still not happy with the way VAR was used.
Santiago Solari's appointment as Real Madrid boss on a permanent basis has been welcomed by young attacker Vinicius Junior.
Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric is among the front-runners for the 2018 Ballon d'Or, but he is not focused on the prize.
Reports Michy Batshuayi could cut short his loan spell at Valencia and return to Chelsea have been dismissed by the Belgium striker.
Karim Benzema scored one and created another as Real Madrid eased to an entertaining 4-2 win over Celta Vigo at Balaidos on Sunday.