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Luka Modric

Luka Modric shows respect for Messi: 'Football is also about respect for teammates and rivals'

Modric had won the Ballon d'Or last year, but he did not even find a place in the 30-man nomination list.

03 Dec 2019 12:59 PM

Lionel Messi to edge Cristiano Ronaldo to win his sixth Ballond'Or: Betting odds

Messi and Ronaldo have been dominating the Ballond’Or awards for a decade as the two have won five awards each in their careers.

23 May 2019 12:19 PM

UEFA EURO QUALIFIERS: Croatia comes from behind to beat Azerbaijan 2-1

Croatia were forced to dig deep as they came from behind to beat unfancied Azerbaijan 2-1 at home after Kramaric scored a 79th minute goal.

22 Mar 2019 6:01 PM

Real Madrid's Champions League reign ends with 4-1 defeat to Ajax

The humiliating loss meant Madrid were eliminated 5-3 on aggregate in the round of 16, leaving the club trophy-less.

06 Mar 2019 10:17 AM

'The departure of Cristiano Ronaldo is clearly impacting the team': Redondo

The changing period will be tough, especially CR7 was someone who assured effectiveness is no longer with the club: Fernando Redondo.

05 Mar 2019 3:39 PM


Pride and tears

Croatians give heroes’ welcome to Modric & Co.

17 Jul 2018 6:06 AM

FIFA World Cup final: France beat Croatia 4-2, lift Cup after 20 years

Forceful France turn up the heat, emerge champions.

16 Jul 2018 12:32 AM

Underdogs fight

England, Croatia in bitter battle to grab spot in summit clash.

11 Jul 2018 1:57 AM

Ghost busters!

Croatia beat resolute Russia who played like a team possessed.

09 Jul 2018 1:26 AM

Fifa World Cup 2018: Croatia beats Russia in shootout to reach semis

Ivan Rakitic scored the winner from the spot as Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev dived the opposite direction.

08 Jul 2018 2:44 AM


Fisht of fury

Shootout masters face off at Sochi’s Fisht Stadium.

07 Jul 2018 12:44 AM

Five Kims in South Korea and a lot of Cs for Croatia and Serbia

There is nothing wrong if you get confused after looking at the names on the back of South Korean jerseys.

24 Jun 2018 1:33 AM

FIFA World Cup 2018: Croatia beats Nigeria on own-goal, penalty kick

It was the fifth penalty awarded in four World Cup matches Saturday.

17 Jun 2018 3:53 AM