Belgium are the only team to have won all of their matches in Russia so far (5), and they are the top scoring side in the event (14 goals)
Croatia are the second team after Argentina in 1990 to have won two penalty shootouts in the same World Cup. And in the Round of 16 against Colombia, England won their first World Cup penalty shootout – after three previous defeats.
On the run
England are in their third World Cup semi-final, with all three coming in Europe: on home soil in 1966, at Italy 1990 and Russia 2018. Croatia are on two record runs for them: Five World Cup matches without defeat and nine matches scoring in a row.
England’s Harry Kane is the tournament top scorer with six goals. The top goal-getter for the other semi-finalists are: Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku (four goals), France’s Antoine Griezmann & Kylian Mbappe (three) and Luka Modric (two).
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