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Ahead of Sunday's World Cup final, Les Bleus know they'll meet a Croatian side that has played three consecutive extra-time games en route to the final.

"The Fiery Ones are in the final, the nation is in a trance - one more step to the title!" said the Jutarnji List, using the team's nickname.

Croatia's Ivan Rakitic celebrates with an AFP photographer Yuri Cortez after Mario Mandzukic scores their second goal.

Didier Deschamps has praised Paul Pogba's starring performance in France's 1-0 victory over Belgium in their World Cup semi-final. It will be their third final in 20 years.

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Facing them is France , the 1998 World Cup victor , that has players such as Kylian Mbappe , Paul Pogba or Antoine Griezman. Right from the beginning of the match, there was an early possession by France while Belgium attacked from the right side.

Pogba and France will take on Croatia in the final of the World Cup in Moscow on Sunday.

Earlier, Japan's World Cup squad, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and Croatia's football federation were among those to send messages of support during the boys' ordeal.

"FIFA's priority remains the health of everyone involved in the operation and we will look into finding a new opportunity to invite the boys to a Federation Internationale de Football Association event to share with them a moment of communion and celebration", a Federation Internationale de Football Association spokesman said.

Hopes had already begun to fade before Croatia scored their winning goal and there were cries of agony when the ball hit the back of the net.

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"We prepared to get to the final and we want to play it", he said. "I want one", Pogba said of the star on the French shirt that represents the 1998 World Cup win. Three times now we've been a goal down and have come back, and that really says a lot about our team spirit.

Fear of France hatching a plan to stop Modric: "We are not afraid that they will try to take Modric out of the game because we have other players".

The Les Bleus have a strong chance of winning the World Cup in Russian Federation to conclude what has been one of the better tournaments in recent history.

They then came from a goal down against England on Wednesday to win 2-1 in extra time. "I love you", he added. Their route to the final in Russian Federation has included a 3-0 win against Argentina in the groups, with Croatia finishing top of the group.

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Watched by the Queen and senior members of the royal family from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, the spectacle drew awe and applause from the crowd below.

But the true mastermind behind Croatia's displays so far has been Zlatko Dalic, who was initially appointed last October not to lead them to World Cup glory, but merely to just qualify for the tournament.

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