Showing posts with label Croatia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Croatia. Show all posts

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Injured Modric gets Croatia call

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Zvonimir Boban

Zvonimir Boban cartoon caricature

Croatia legend Zvonimir Boban gained a history degree from the University of Zagreb after retiring from football in 2002.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Modric' Chinese Whispers

Danijel Subasic, Darijo Srna, Modric and Ramos cartoon
Luka Modric may have missed Croatia's clash with Spain at Euro 2016, but he still played a massive role in their win after his message from the bench lead to Real Madrid club-mate Sergio Ramos missing from the penalty spot...

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Croatia players extinguishing fire

Mandzukic, Modric and Rakitic extinguishing fire
Crowd trouble again overshadowed Euro 2016 as Croatia's players were left to act as peacemakers after a group of supporters threw a series of flares onto the pitch during their clash with the Czech Republic...

Monday, June 13, 2016

Tufan tidying his hair instead of stoping Modric

Ozan Tufan and Modric cartoon
Luka Modric's superb volley was enough for Croatia to beat Turkey, though Ozan Tufan might feel he could have done more to stop it as replays showed him tidying his hair instead of closing the Real Madrid man down...

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Neymar the star of the World Cup circus

The World Cup kicked-off in Brazil on Thursday with the hosts securing a 3-1 victory in their opening game against Croatia.

The hosts survived conceding an own goal to clinch the win with Neymar scoring twice before Oscar poked home a late third.

However, the game was not without controversy with Croatia furious at the award of Brazil’s penalty, while Niko Kovac's side were also denied a goal when Ivica Olic was adjudged to have fouled goalkeeper Julio Cesar.
Friday, 13 June 2014 12:25

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Spain & Italy scramble into the Euro 2012 quarter-finals

Spain and Italy both secured their place in the Euro 2012 quarter-finals on Monday night, but neither side qualified from Group C with the ease that had been expected.
After draws in their opening two games, the Azzurri secured a 2-0 victory over the already eliminated Republic of Ireland, while Vicente del Bosque's men left it late to see off Croatia and in turn knock Slaven Bilic's side out of the tournament.

With Spain and Italy having reached the quarter-final base point, both sides will now be focused on reaching the peak of the Euro 2012 mountain...