More Croatia News
July 14, 2006
- Croatia sack Kranjcar for World Cup failure
- Zlatko Kranjcar has been sacked as Croatia's coach ahead of the Euro 2008 qualifiers following a disappointing early exit at the World Cup finals in Germany, the state radio reported.
June 22, 2006
- Kewell back for Socceroos against Croatia
- Australia coach Guus Hiddink recalls Harry Kewell to the starting XI for the clash with Croatia.
- Hiddink tells Roos to go for the throat
- Australia coach Guus Hiddink will again tell his team to attack as they aim for the win or draw which will book their passage to the last 16 of the World Cup.
- Viduka and Kewell hail Socceroos' fighting spirit
- Australian scorer Harry Kewell said the Socceroos' unquenchable fighting spirit had taken them to the World Cup second round for the first time after a thrilling 2-2 Group F draw with Croatia on Thursday.
June 21, 2006
- Croatia make two changes for Australia
- Croatia made two changes to their team for Thursday's World Cup Group F clash with Australia.
June 18, 2006
- Zico blasts kick-off times, Kranjcar praise
- Japan coach Zico said it was criminal that his team had to play another afternoon match in hot weather when they drew 0-0 with Croatia on Sunday.
June 17, 2006
- Croatia's Kovac to start against Japan
- Croatia captain Niko Kovac was still in pain on Saturday after injuring his ribs in the opening World Cup match but he expected to play against Japan on Sunday.