Why This Croatia World Cup Squad Feels Like a Team of Destiny

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Seven weeks ago, Luka Modric was in a similar yet different position to where he currently finds himself. Back then, in the capital city of a nation bordering the one hosting the World Cup, Modric went the full 90 minutes in Real Madrid’s 3-1 victory over Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League Final. His efforts […] READ MORE


France vs Croatia World Cup Final Preview and Predictions

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Only a pair of games remain at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, after this we’ll have to wait another four years for World Cup action. 1998 Champions and 2006 finalists France take on Croatia, a side playing in their first ever World Cup final after a third place finish in 1998. The stars […] READ MORE




World Cup Quarterfinal Predictions Including England vs Sweden

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The weaker half of the 2018 World Cup bracket features favorites England and Croatia squaring of with fellow UEFA competitors Sweden and Russia. Will the underdogs emerge victorious or will expectations hold? Our panelists offer their predictions. England vs Sweden (Saturday in Samara) Embed from Getty Images Steen Kirby: England scraped into the quarters after […] READ MORE


Croatia’s Danijel Subasic the Shootout Hero as Denmark Pay the Penalty

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Croatia’s Danijel Subasic was the hero as his side snuck through to the World Cup quarter-finals thanks to the stopper’s penalty shootout heroics. He saved three Danish penalties allowing Ivan Rakitic to score send the Croats through after a drab performance from one of the tournament’s most fancied teams. Opposite number Kasper Schmeichel had saved […] READ MORE


FIFA World Cup Day 13 Predictions Including Nigeria vs Argentina

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Groups C and D will be settled on Tuesday at the 2018 FIFA World Cup as France and Denmark look to settle group C, while Argentina or Iceland will look to advance past Nigeria and join Croatia in the knockout stages from group D. Our panelists offer their predictions. Australia vs Peru (Tuesday in Sochi) […] READ MORE