Date: 17th November 2019 at 12:42pm
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has been hailed by sections of for his performance in Slovakia’s 3-1 defeat at the hands of Croatia on Saturday. Dubravka, 30, made a number of fine saves but ultimately, the could not stop his nation from letting slip of a one-goal lead to lose. It could have been a huge night for Slovakia as they could have taken a step towards an unlikely qualification to Euro 2020. Instead, they are now only assured of a play-off spot after conceding three second-half goals. Despite being beaten three times, Dubravka was still in impressive form. Some football took to Twitter to hail the shot-stopper for his performance. According to stats by WhoScored, the ex-Slovan Liberec goalkeeper made 10 saves in the fixture. There’s no surprise he was being raved about on social media.

NothingButNewcastle has rounded up some of the best tweets below:

https://twitter.com/BarmyBluebird94/status/1195799939177156608