Croatia: 1 - Turkey: 3

Turkey will take on Germany in the semi-finals.

Croatia: 1 - Turkey: 3

Turkish national soccer team knocked out Croatia at the penalty shootout with a score of 3-1 in the quarter final game in 2008 European Soccer Championship and advanced to semi-finals.

Hamit, Arda, and Semih scored the goals for Turkey at penalty shootouts while Crotian players Madric, Rakitic and Petric missed the penalties.

The 90 minutes of the game resulted with 0-0 tie.

In the 14th min. of the second half of the extra time, Croatia took the lead with a goal. Turkey made the score even with a goal by Semih only a minute after and carried the game to penalty shootout.

Turkey will take on Germany in the semi-finals.

Stadium: Ernst Happel

Referees: Roberto Rosetti, Alessandro Griselli, Paolo Calcagno (Italy)

Croatia: Pletikosa, Pranjic, Simunic, Robert Kovac, Corluka, Niko Kovac, Modric, Rakitic, Kranjcar, Srna, Olic

Turkey: Rustu, Hamit, Gokhan Zan, Emre Asik, Hakan Balta, Mehmet Topal, Sabri, Tuncay, Arda, Nihat, Kazim

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Last Mod: 21 Haziran 2008, 11:03
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