Croatia stand in the way of England making their first World Cup final since 1966 as the two teams meet in an intriguing Moscow semi-final.
But they're out, leaving the unusual quartet of France, Belgium, Croatia and England.
Croatia has defeated England and will advance to the 2018 FIFA World Cup final against France on Sunday.
Dozens of people took to Winnipeg streets to chant and sing following a viewing party at St. Nicholas Tavelich Croatian Parish on Main Street. We haven't said our last word, there is still one more game to go.
Kylian Mbappe fired unconvincing France into the World Cup knockout stages after a nervy 1-0 win over plucky Peru.
Croatia are the smallest nation to reach a World Cup final since Uruguay in 1950, as well as the lowest ranked ever (20th).
Not even a dramatic late spot-kick failure in the last 16 against Denmark could derail Modric's superb tournament, the Real Madrid man a strong contender for the Golden Ball at Russian Federation 2018. "I think we can do that successfully", Southgate state.
"Sad, but we'll wait for another four years and see if this young [English] team can carry on", he said.
"It's the tighter, uglier games that have been our downfall". He will just be hoping that all of them are fit enough for one last effort against a fearsome French side.
Croatia fans celebrate at the end of the semifinal match between Croatia and England, in Zagreb.
The Croatian national anthem was the first to be played before the match at the nearly full-house 80,000-seat Luzhniki Area kicked off.
"From the start of the second half we played much better, but unfortunately we couldn't finish the game".
"We prepared to get to the final and we want to play it".
Teenager Kylian Mbappe has come alive in this tournament and became the first teenager to score two goals in a World Cup match since Pele in 1958 when he hit a brace in the 4-3 round-of-16 win over Argentina.
Sunday's clash in Moscow will mark Croatia's first appearance in the final of football's flagship event and comes 20 years after they finished third, which until now had been their best result in the competition. It brings back a lot of good memories.