Croatia president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic an avid supporter of Croatian national team predicted at the Nato summit that her country will lift the World Cup trophy after winning the final against France on Sunday.
“We followed the game over dinner” Grabar-Kitarovic said as she entered the last sessions of the NATO summit early Thursday reported by AP.
“It was wonderful because all the allies were cheering for all of us, mostly,” she said.
She was at the table together with French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday and the two will meet again on Sunday — at the Moscow stadium where France plays Croatia in the final.
“This will be a successful summit and we will win on Sunday” Grabar-Kitarovic confidently predicted.
Croatia reached world Cup final with a 2-1 extra time win over England at Luzhniki Stadium on Wednesday to set up a final showdown with France at the same stadium on Sunday.