Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

The Best Photos From Argentina vs. Croatia

The last time Argentina was bounced from the opening round of the World Cup was 2002. After a 3-0 lopsided loss to Croatia, history is dangerously close to repeating itself. Croatia capitalized on miscues and delivered majestic strikes to put themselves atop Group D with six points. Here, the best photos from Messi and company's disappointing evening in Nizhny Novgorod.

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