Croatia News

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Croatia charged for conduct of players and fans

ESPN staff | June, 20 2012

UEFA has charged the Croatian Football Federation (HNS) for a second time over the behaviour of its fans - including for the display of racist banners and symbols. The HNS has already been fined €80,000 by UEFA for similar incidents durin...

Croatia hit by £65k UEFA fine

ESPN staff | June, 19 2012

UEFA has announced that the Croatian FA will be fined £65,000 for “the setting-off and throwing of fireworks and the improper conduct of supporters (racist chants, racist symbols)” in Thursday’s fixture with Italy. The ...

Brewin: Sloppy Spain reaches quarters

John Brewin | June, 18 2012

Euro 2012 has been a tournament blessed with goals in every match so far, but if ever the thrills of the group stage could throw up a goalless draw, this looked like the occasion: a game played at half speed until its last few seconds eventually...

Tyler: Predictable uncertainty in Group C

James Tyler | June, 18 2012

After all the conspiracy theories, flashbacks to Euro 2004 and genuine concern on the part of Italian fans all too used to disappointment since the Azzurri won the 2006 World Cup, none of it came to pass. Cynics had imagined the worst possible o...

Phil Ball: Navas knife-edge

Phil Ball | June, 19 2012

'So Spain go through', uttered Gary Lineker after the English coverage of the game – which is not a phrase we were expecting to hear in this tournament, with its implication that the contrary, for 87 minutes, was actually a possibi...

España sigue adelante

Alejandro Pelayo | June, 18 2012

Gracias a un gol a tres minutos del final de Jesús Navas, España derrotó 1-0 a Croacia, para de esta forma avanzar a los cuartos de final de la Eurocopa, en un partido en el que los ibéricos ofrecieron una de sus actu...

Bilic excited by Croatia future

ESPN staff | June, 18 2012

Head coach Slaven Bilic paid tribute to his Croatia side after a 1-0 defeat to Spain which saw them exit Euro 2012 at the first hurdle. Having held tournament favourites Spain until late in the match, a Jesus Navas winner crushed all hopes of ...

Rakitic: "Casillas es un 'crack'"

EFE | June, 18 2012

GDANKS -- El centrocampista de Croacia Ivan Rakitic lamentó la derrota de su equipo ante España, que supuso la eliminación de la Eurocopa 2012, y destacó el papel del portero Iker Casillas. "Qué puedo de...

Croatia 0-1 Spain: Navas scores late

ESPN staff | June, 18 2012

Substitute Jesus Navas scored a late goal to send Spain through to the Euro 2012 quarter-finals as Group C winners but only after a mighty scare against Slaven Bilic's unfortunate Croatia. #INSERT type:sidebar title:Match Summa...

Group permutations

Dale Johnson | June, 13 2012

GROUP D England and France go into the final group game level on points and both teams know a draw will guarantee their place in the quarter-finals. Ukraine have to beat England to qualify, as with a draw and a loss for France they would los...

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