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Croatia to Play in United States for First Time

The Croatian national football team will play for the first time in the United States in May. Croatia will play a friendly against Mexico on 27 May 2017 in Los Angeles at the Memorial Coliseum, the Croatian Football Federation announced today. The match, which will kick-off at 16:30 local time, ...

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Plans for EU Badge on Croatia Football Shirt Angers Fans

Members of the European Parliament based in Brussels are planning to demand that the Croatian national team football shirt displays the EU blue and gold flag. MEPs say that the EU symbol should appear next to the Croatian Football Federation badge, and also next to the badges on all European ...

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Croatia Announce March Football Friendly Against Estonia

The Croatia national football team will meet Estonia in a friendly match in Tallinn on 28 March 2017, the federation announced this week. Ante Čačić’s side will face Estonia just four days after their important 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying clash against Ukraine in Zagreb on 24 March 2017. The ...

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TOP 5 Greatest Croatian Footballers of All Time

By Mate Jurić Last night for the second year in a row Luka Modrić was named in the FIFA World 11, a feat which had not been achieved by any Croatian footballer. Modrić also became the first Croatian recently to be named in the UEFA Team of the Year. The ...

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Croatia End 2016 Ranked 14th in the World

A year which saw only one defeat, in extra-time against Portugal at EURO 2016, has seen Croatia end the year ranked 14th in the world, according to the latest FIFA rankings released today. Ante Čačić’s side played 13 matches in 2016, winning 9 of them, drawing 3 and recording just ...

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[VIDEO] 16-Year-Old Benfica Talent Chooses Croatia

Talented 16-year-old former Bosnia and Herzegovina youth international Marko Martinović has pledged his allegiance to Croatia. Martinović, who signed a 3-year deal with famous Portuguese club Benfica earlier this year, represented Bosnia and Herzegovina at U-16 level this year but yesterday turned out for Croatia in a U-16 friendly against ...

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Hollywood Actor in Zagreb to Watch Daughter’s Croatia Debut

Hollywood TV and film actor David Paymer was in Zagreb this week to watch his daughter make her international football debut for Croatia. Paymer, who acted in films such as Searching for Bobby Fischer, City Slickers, Get Shorty, Carpool, Ocean’s Thirteen, and Mr. Saturday Night, in which he was nominated ...

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China Cup 2017: Croatian Football Team off to Asia

Croatia will take part in the first China Cup which will be held in Nanning city, China in January. The Chinese Football Association and Wanda Sports Holdings Co. will host the first-ever China Cup International Football Tournament from 10 – 15 January 2017 in the southern Chinese autonomous region of ...

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