Croatia World Cup Newswire

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  1. Sam Allardyce's England reign to start with tough Wembley testRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The game is expected to be a sell-out, with home fans keen to welcome Allardyce into the toughest job in English football. But it could prove to be a difficult start for Allardyce considering Croatia's reputation as among the best teams in Europe.

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  2. Sam Allardyce's England debut to be Croatia at Wembley -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    The FA have arranged a challenging start for the new manager on September 1 before a World Cup qualifier away to Slovakia three days later Football Association chiefs have lined up the Croatians as opponents for Big Sam 's first game in charge in a high-profile friendly. It will come just three days before the Three Lions begin their World Cup qualifying campaign away to Slovakia and has been selected to provide a stern test for the English players.

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  3. Leicester want Vedran Corluka transfer from Lokomotiv Moscow to add...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mirror.co.uk

    The 30-year-old Croatian international also knows English football from previous spells with Spurs and Man City - but Bayern Munich are interested too Leicester 's Claudio Ranieri is keen on Tottenham and Manchester City old boy Vedran Corluka, writes Tom Hopkinson in the Sunday People . The 30-year-old impressed with Croatia at Euro 2016 this summer, and that has prompted enquiries about his availability from across the Continent.

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  4. Rangers midfielder Niko Kranjcar (left) challenges Motherwell s Scott McDonaldRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. At times last season Mark Warburton proved to be something of a hard-to- please perfectionist when assessing his team's performance - even following games that had produced an emphatic win.

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  5. Euro 2016 Awards: Ronaldo, Griezmann, Robson-Kanu and Iceland All Scoop GongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | BleacherReport

    It's been quite the summer for Cristiano Ronaldo. It seems aeons ago since he laid into Iceland for trying to stop him from scoring and having a "small mentality," per Andy Hunter of the Guardian .

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  6. The 10 best and worst things of Euro 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Fox Sports

    The Euros are over. After a month of matches, and the biggest European Championships ever, only Portugal remains.

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  7. Hooligans the low, Iceland's cry among highs of Euro 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | ABS-CBN News

    Some atrociously dull games and unambitious pack-the-defense tactics from weaker teams lent weight to critics' laments that the addition of eight more nations watered down the quality of the football. But the wider door also ushered in underdogs who delighted and, in the case of Wales and Iceland, amazed.

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  8. Hooligans the low, Icelanda s cry among highs of Euro 2016Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 9 | KDWN

    Some atrociously dull games and unambitious pack-the-defense tactics from weaker teams lent weight to critics' laments that the addition of eight more nations watered down the quality of the football. But the wider door also ushered in underdogs who delighted and, in the case of Wales and Iceland, amazed.

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  9. How good are Portugal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Sky Sports

    They're boring, they haven't won a game in 90 minutes, they finished third in their groupThe barbs had been flying at Portugal from all corners before their Euro 2016 semi-final with Wales. Even the beaten quarter-finalists chipped in.

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  10. Euro 2016 team of the tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Football.co.uk

    Euro 2016 comes to a close this weekend as hosts France take on Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal in the Stade de France finale. Ahead of Sunday's match, Press Association Chief Football Writer Simon Peach selects his team of the tournament, who line up in a 4-3-3 formation.

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  11. Portugal following playbook of team that beat them in last Euro finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Fox Sports

    For the first time in 12 years, Portugal are back in the Euro final. Cristiano Ronaldo was on the wrong side of history against Greece in 2004 as a teenager, but now the script flips, as he finds himself the underdog in a team that has more than a few similarities with the '04 champs.

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  12. A Complete Tactical Profile of Real Madrid Midfielder Luka ModricRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | BleacherReport

    While a new central player could certainly arrive, one current incumbent who doesn't have to worry about losing his place is , La Liga's best midfielder last season and one of the finest all-round attacking central options in world football. 's plans now - a tactical and technical behemoth for Real whose role is as important as that of Cristiano Ronaldo or Sergio Ramos.

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  13. Intrigue aplenty in FFA Cup drawRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Yahoo!

    Former A-League title winner Jacob Timpano is set to be reunited with Sydney FC, while controversial former Croatia defender Josip Simunic could be on his way back to Australia as part of this year's FFA Cup. A handful of former National Soccer League clubs appears to be the big winners out of the round-of-32 draw, conducted on Thursday, for the knockout tournament.

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  14. John Doyle: Why no one cares about Poland vs. PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Globe and Mail

    In the annals of major soccer tournaments, which are long and storied, there have been few games to match the sheer awfulness of Portugal's recent victory over Croatia at Euro 2016. It was unspeakable.

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  15. Why being in Europe has proved to be great value for West Brom this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | IcWolverhampton

    Chester's Wales take on Belgium in Lille on Friday night with a place in the Euro 2016 semi-finals up for grabs. The 27-year-old centre-back has done his reputation no harm at all with a string of excellent rearguard displays for the Dragons.

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  16. Euro 2016 power rankings: The last 8 teams ranked ahead of the quarter-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Mirror.co.uk

    The quarter-finals of Euro 2016 feature plenty of names we are used to but a couple that are gatecrashing with their first-ever appearance at the knockout stages, let alone as far as this. Spain got stunned by Italy , England by someone smaller and Croatia - who everyone had started to think might win the whole damn thing - are already back in Zagreb.

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  17. Cristiano Ronaldo Has a Golden Chance to End Portugal Trophy DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | BleacherReport

    The concept of a one-man team has been a dominant theme of Euro 2016. Gareth Bale and Wales.

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  18. England's 10 most embarrassing defeats: From upset against the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Daily Mail

    England's 10 most embarrassing defeats: From upset against the Republic of Ireland at Euro 1988, to Steve McClaren's miserable night at Wembley and latest loss to Iceland England slumped to a new low on Monday night as their European Championship campaign came to an end at the last-16 stage following a shock 2-1 defeat by Iceland. Roy Hodgson and his players were beaten by a nation with a population of 323,000 in Nice, but it wasn't the first time the Three Lions have been humiliated on the international stage.

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  19. Vedran Corluka rejects idea Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal could win Euro 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Daily Mail

    'Portugal were lucky, we were the much better team': Vedran Corluka rejects idea Cristiano Ronaldo and Co could win Euro 2016 despite victory over Croatia Cristiano Ronaldo's dream of adding the Euro 2016 title to his glittering club career has been written off by Vedran Corluka. Former Tottenham defender Corluka cannot see a Portugal triumph in France after the way they bored his Croatia side into submission to squeeze into the last eight.

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  20. Euro 2016 Continues For Bale & RonaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Vital Football

    Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo both played a part in helping Wales and Portugal to wins over Northern Ireland and Croatia, respectively, taking the Real Madrid stars into the quarter-finals at Euro 2016. Not forgetting Pepe of course! As always Bale was a threat for Wales, he couldn't add to his three-goals in as many matches at the finals in France but he was very much at the heart of the Welsh win with his impossible to defend ball into the Northern Ireland box turned into his own net by Gareth McAuley.

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