Mexico booked their place in the World Cup's last 16 and ended Croatia's hopes of progressing with a 3-1 win in Recife.
Niko Kovac admitted that Mexico deserved to progress at the World Cup after Croatia lost 3-1 to the North Americans.
Croatia dumped 10-man Cameroon out of the World Cup with a comfortable 4-0 win in their Group A clash in Manaus.
Croatia coach Niko Kovac will give his squad time to rest ahead of the final game with Mexico.
Danijel Pranjic says the return of Mario Mandzukic from suspension will hand Croatia a timely boost against Cameroon.
Cameroon coach Volker Finke has called for his team to step up their performance against Croatia in Manaus on Wednesday.