Croatia News

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Albiol looks to 'make history' with Spain

ESPN staff | June, 18 2012

Raul Albiol wants to make history at Euro 2012 as Spain bid to become the first international side to win three consecutive major international tournaments. Albiol, 26, has been restricted to a role on the bench so far this tournament but beli...

Mata wary of Croatia but confident of win

ESPN staff | June, 17 2012

Juan Mata is taking nothing for granted as Spain prepare to take on Croatia in the final Group C game at Euro 2012.   Spain can only be eliminated from the competition if they lose to Croatia, and while his side are the favourite to suc...

Angry Bilic slams 'crazy' supporters

ESPN staff | June, 17 2012

Croatia coach Slaven Bilic slammed the fans from his country who have led to the Croatian FA being charged with improper conduct following abuse aimed at Mario Balotelli during Thursday’s game against Italy in Poznan. UEFA laid the charge a...

Modric: On-fire Mandzukic can hurt Spain

ESPN staff | June, 17 2012

Luka Modric insists Croatia can hurt world champions Spain in their Group C decider, as long as they are clinical in front of goal. Modric is backing striker Mario Mandzukic to continue his streak of scoring form and add to the three goals he ...

Bennett: All eyes on Torres in Spain vs. Croatia

Roger Bennett | June, 17 2012

Two of Euro 2012’s most tactically inventive teams, Spain and Croatia, clash knowing that the tournament tiebreaking rule means a 2-2 draw will see them both progress at Italy’s expense. But that’s just the simplest of the scenari...

Bilic, referente para Del Bosque

Rut Vilar | June, 17 2012

GDANSK -- Cuestionado por el aplomo con que reaccionó al gol de Iniesta en la final del Mundial de Sudáfrica (un tanto determinante en el minuto 116 de partido), cuenta Vicente del Bosque, seleccionador español, que log...

Huyendo de las sospechas

EFE | June, 17 2012

DANSK -- La selección española, líder del Grupo C tras su goleada a Irlanda, decide los accesos a cuartos de final, con la seguridad de reencontrar su buen fútbol en el camino de la Eurocopa 2012, examinada por el org...

Bilic solo piensa en poder ganar

EFE | June, 17 2012

GDANSK -- Slaven Bilic, entrenador de la selección de Croacia, afirmó que su equipo no intentará "arreglar" el partido ante España, porque tienen "honor" para luchar por la victoria frente a los ho...

Jarni es claro respecto a suspicacias

EFE | June, 16 2012

  GDANSK -- Robert Jarni, ex jugador croata de su selección, del Real Madrid y del Betis, entre otros equipos, conoce muy bien el fútbol de su país y el español.   Perteneció a la mejor generaci...

Croatia and Spain assure Italy

ESPN staff | June, 16 2012

Croatia and Spain have reacted angrily to suggestions they could engineer a result to send Italy home. – Johnson: Group permutations Italy are currently third in Group C, two points behind the two group leaders, and while they are favo...

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