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  1. Report: Inter Milan could seek quick sale for Liverpool-linked starRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Business News

    According to Sport Italia transfer guru Alfredo Pedulla , Inter Milan will tell Liverpool to cough up around 21.5 million to complete a quick deal for midfielder Mateo Kovacic. The Croatia international has been heavily linked with a move to Anfield this summer as Brendan Rodgers seeks to strengthen his midfield ranks.

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  2. Socceroos or Croatia? The family ties that bindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Down the decades, all manner of men from all manner of ethnic backgrounds have worn the green and gold Socceroos shirt. But is there any single group that has given the Australian game more star players, more coaches, and contributed more to Australian soccer's development than the Croatian community? Arguably Australia's greatest player, Mark Viduka, sprang from the fecund soccer wellspring of Melbourne's western suburbs to emerge as a teenager, fully formed as a goalscoring phenomenon, in the National Soccer League with the Melbourne Knights.

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  3. In-form Wales edge ahead of traditional giants Italy and France to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | IcNetwork

    Gareth Bale and his Wales team will go into next month's World Cup draw ranked next to Germany and Spain as one of Europe's top seeds and above traditional powerhouses Italy and France. The make-up for the six pots of seeds was determined after three-times world champions Italy lost 1-0 to Portugal on Tuesday night, meaning they join Euro 2016 hosts France in the second seeds.

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    Monday Jun 15 | Daily Star

    Mandzukic, who joined Atletico last summer from German giants Bayern Munich, is said to be one of Louis van Gaal's main summer targets. And according to former AC Milan and Croatia midfielder Milan Rapaic, the Atletico hitman is on the brink of joining the Red Devils.

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  5. Report: West Ham could lose loan star, Premier League rivals make bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Business News

    According to The Telegraph , Sunderland have made an offer for Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson as they look to pip West Ham to his signature. Jenkinson, 23, has spent the last year on loan at West Ham having slipped down the pecking order at Arsenal, with Arsene Wenger heavily relying on the likes of Mathieu Debuchy, Hector Bellerin and Calum Chambers at right back this season.

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  6. Croatia, Italy draw behind closed doors in Euro qualifiersRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 13 | Newkerala.com

    Croatia and Italy played out a 1-1 draw in a Group H game of the Euro 2016 qualifiers behind closed doors at the Poljud Stadium in Split. Croatia were without the help of their vocal fans on Friday as the European Football Association imposed a one match ban on Croatian Football Federation for fans behaviour during their last home match against Norway played on March 28 in Zagreb, reports Xinhua.

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  7. Football: Italy hold Croatia on pitch with swastikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Peninsula

    Lazio forward Antonio Candreva struck a first-half leveller from the penalty spot as Italy held Croatia 1-1 in a closed-doors Euro 2016 qualifier that could lead to further sanctions for the hosts. Candreva beat Danijel Subasic from the spot nine minutes before half-time to pull the match level after Mario Mandzukic had beaten Gianluigi Buffon, who was replaced at half-time, after sliding in to toe poke the ball home on 11 minutes.

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  8. Liverpool send emissary to watch mooted fourth summer signing in actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Business News

    Liverpool sent representatives to watch midfielder Mateo Kovacic in action during Croatia 's 1-1 Euro 2016 qualifying draw with Italy, Italian publication Tuttomercato reveal. The Inter Milan star has been heavily linked with a move to the Reds this summer, with renowned publications such as Sky Sports reporting that the two clubs have already agreed a fee.

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  9. Euro16 qualifiers: Wales stun BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Wales took a huge step towards ending their long wait to return to a major tournament finals, as Gareth Bale's strike secured a 1-0 win over Belgium in Cardiff on Friday in Euro 2016 qualifying. With his new Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez watching at Cardiff City Stadium, Bale chested the ball down and swept home in the 25th minute following an error by Belgian midfielder Radja Nainggolan.

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  10. Bale secures famous Wales win, Italy heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | ABC News

    Wales took a huge step towards ending their long wait to return to a major tournament finals as Gareth Bale's strike secured a 1-0 win over Belgium in Cardiff in Euro 2016 qualifying on Saturday . With his new Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez watching from the stands at a rocking Cardiff City Stadium, Bale chested the ball down and swept home in the 25th minute following an error by Belgium midfielder Radja Nainggolan to put Wales in front.

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  11. Swastika Mowed Into Field At Croatia-Italy Soccer MatchRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Switched

    The pitch appearing to show the pattern of a swastika, following the Euro 2016 Group H qualifying soccer match between Croatia and Italy, in Split, Croatia, Friday, June 12, 2015. Croatia could face punishment by UEFA after a swastika pattern could be seen on the pitch for its European Championship qualifying match against Italy.

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  12. Croatia draws 1-1 against Italy in Euro 2016 qualifierRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | SFGate

    Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon saves a penalty shot during the Euro 2016 Group H qualifying soccer match between Croatia and Italy, in Split, Croatia, Friday, June 12, 2015. The pitch appearing to show the pattern of a swastika, following the Euro 2016 Group H qualifying soccer match between Croatia and Italy, in Split, Croatia, Friday, June 12, 2015.

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  13. Croatia draws 1-1 against Italy in Euro 2016 qualifier to stay atop Group HRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Croatia maintained its two-point lead over Italy atop Group H after drawing 1-1 against the Azzurri in a European Championship qualifying match in Split on Friday. However, the game between the two sides will again be overshadowed by side events as a swastika pattern was clearly seen etched onto the pitch.

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  14. Euro 2016: Winners and Losers from Friday's QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | BleacherReport

    An entertaining evening of Euro 2016 qualifiers threw up its usual doses of elation, joy, misery and surprise - and not in even portions, either. Wales conquered Belgium 1-0 in Cardiff to go top of Group B by three points and put one foot in the finals, while Iceland did the same by defeating Czech Republic 2-1 in Reykjavik.

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  15. Croatia vs. Italy: Score, Grades and Reaction from Euro 2016 QualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | BleacherReport

    Mario Mandzukic and Antonio Candreva both scored in the first half as Italy and Croatia played out a 1-1 draw in an empty stadium, preserving the status quo in Group H of the Euro 2016 qualifiers. After a busy first half that saw two goals, two penalties and some controversy, both teams clamped down in the second half and played for the draw.

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  16. Italy hold Croatia in thriller at empty stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Croatia and Italy stayed on course to reach Euro 2016 after a pulsating 1-1 draw in their Group H qualifier played behind closed doors at the Poljud stadium on Friday. Italy's Andrea Pirlo shoots the ball past Croatia's Ivan Perisic during their Euro 2016 Group H qualifying soccer match at the Poljud Stadium in Split, Croatia, June 12, 2015.

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  17. Euro 2016 Qualifying: TV, Live Stream Schedule for Friday FixturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | BleacherReport

    Barcelona's Champions League triumph brought an official end to the European club season, but competitive international football makes its triumphant return on Friday, as Euro 2016 qualification comes back into the frame. We're halfway through the qualification campaign, and every team has come into contact with each of their group opponents, giving us some indication as to the teams that will complete the lineup in France next year.

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  18. Croatia vs Italy - Match preview and team newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | A Different League

    Euro 2016 qualifying Group H leaders Croatia will be looking to extend their lead of second-placed Italy to five points when the two sides meet in Zagreb on Friday in a game which will be played behind closed doors. Racist chanting by supporters during the win over Norway in March means that this game will be played in an empty stadium, while there were also some regrettable scenes when the two sides met in the reverse fixture in October as the game was suspended before finishing in a 1-1 draw.

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  19. Italy facing midfield injury crisis ahead of Euro 2016 qualifier away to CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Daily Mail

    Italy face an injury crisis after midfielders Marco Verratti and Danielle De Rossi were ruled out of their Euro 2016 qualifier away to Croatia on Friday. With defenders Andrea Barzagli and Giorgio Chiellini also on the sidelines, Italy coach Antonio Conte will have to field a makeshift side for the Group H clash in the Adriatic resort of Split to be played behind closed doors after Croatia were given a one-match crowd ban.

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  20. De Rossi, Verratti out of Italy qualifier in CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Italy face an injury crisis after midfielders Marco Verratti and Danielle De Rossi were ruled out of their Euro 2016 qualifier away to Croatia on Friday. AS Roma's Daniele De Rossi reacts during their Italian Serie A soccer match against Palermo at the Olympic stadium in Rome, Italy May 31, 2015.

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