Croatia has ended its UEFA Under-17 Championship with a 1-1 draw with Spain Italy in Rijeka on Tuesday afternoon.
Croatia has failed to advance further in the tournament they are hosting for the first time after only managing one point in their three matches.
Earlier results saw Dario Bašić’s boys go down to Italy (1-0) and Turkey (4-1).
Croatia took the lead in Kostrena today in the 56th minute through Čolina, before Blanco equalised late in the game.
U-17: SPAIN – CROATIA 1:1 (0:0)
UEFA Under-17 Championship, Group A, Kostrena
GOALS: 0:1 – Čolina (56′), 1:1 – Blanco (80+1′)
SPAIN: Ramos, Miranda, Guillamon, Gomez, Diaz (70′ Ruiz), Perea, Segovia (70′ Blanco), Martret, Orellana, Alonso, Cesar (57′ Torres). Coach: S. Denia.
CROATIA: Kotarski, Čolina, Radić, Vušković, Hrvoj, Krizmanić, Franjić (72′ Kreković), Hanuljak, Mitrović (69′ Pršir), Baturina (41′ Marin), Šego. Coach: D. Bašić.
1. SPAIN 7
2. TURKEY 6
3. ITAY 3
4. CROATIA 1