Latest in Tag: Croatia Highlight

Latest in Tag: Croatia

Croatia World Cup team return home to hero’s welcome

The streets of Zagreb have turned into a sea of red and white chequered colors. Celebration of Croatia’s World Cup success was expected to continue into the night.Hundreds of thousands of Croatians poured into the streets of the capital Zagreb on Monday to celebrate Croatia’s accomplishment in the World Cup in Russia. Although the soccer …

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Les Blues one step away from wining 2nd World Cup title

After beating Belgium on Sunday, France qualified for 2018 World Cup final and became one step away from winning their second title. The Blues, under Didier Deschamps, overcame the Belgians thanks to wise tactics and collectivism in attack and defence throughout the tournament, that made France one of the strongest favourites for the World Cup …

Alaa Moustafa

Football scandal casts shadow on Croatia’s summer fairy tale

Croatia is euphoric ahead of the country’s World Cup quarterfinal match. Problems are being ignored, including scandals surrounding the stars of the national team. Any criticism is considered unpatriotic.It was not a match for the faint-hearted. Dark horse Croatia only won against the Danes after a penalty kick nail-biter. Barca star Ivan Rakitic converted the …

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Croatia hammer Argentina 3-0 and reach last 16

Ante Rebic, Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic got the goals as Croatia turned Argentina’s slow World Cup start into a minor disaster. Iceland could take Argentina’s fate out of their hands tomorrow.Match report to follow shortly. Argentina 0 – 3 Croatia (Rebic 53′, Modric 81′, Rakitic 90+1′) Both sides spurned excellent opportunities in an open …

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Luka Modric sends Croatia top of Group D

A Luka Modric penalty doubled Croatia’s lead against Nigeria in Kaliningrad, sending the Croats top of Group D. Eintracht Frankfurt’s Ante Rebic and Hoffenheim’s Andrej Kramaric both impressed for Croatia.Croatia 2-0 Nigeria (Etebo o.g. 33′, Modric pen 71′) Croatia, with Bundesliga stars Ante Rebic and Andrej Kramaric, went top of Group D following a deserved …

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