Croatia's Ivan Perisic scores their first goal REUTERS/Michael Dalder
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After the World Cup was bookended by a memorable final, The Daily Star identifies the star performers of a fabulous tournament.Netted a game-changing goal to send France on their way to a 2-0 win over Uruguay in the quarters.Formed a great partnership with Varane and succeeded in snuffing out some of the world's best forwards including Luis Suarez, Romelu Lukaku and Mario Mandzukic.Easily the best full/wing-back of the competition and created a scores of chances for England with his cultured right foot.Modric, at 32, remains the foremost all-round midfielder in the game.Became the first teenager since Pele to score a goal in the final.You can understand why Jose Mourinho was so eager to lure Perisic to Old Trafford last season after the Inter Milan man's exemplary tournament.
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