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Argentina face elimination after Croatian catastrophe

Argentina 0 Croatia 3 (Rebic 53’, Modric 80′, Rakitic 90+1’) By Jakob Gisik Argentina is on the brink of elimination from the 2018 FIFA World Cup after being thumped by Croatia 3-0 at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium. La Albiceleste must now beat Nigeria in their final group D match, and hope other results go their […]

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Croatian striker Nikola Kalinic axed from World Cup squad

ℹ Forward Nikola Kalinić to leave #CRO #WorldCup squad ➡ https://t.co/wtvNxgVZPp pic.twitter.com/ubmrNKBoJh — HNS | CFF (@HNS_CFF) June 18, 2018 By Daniel Heinrich Nikola Kalinic has been cut from Croatia’s World Cup squad after refusing to come on as a substitute against Nigeria on Sunday morning. Kalinic was asked by head coach Zlatko Dalic to […]

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Modric, Croatia edge past Nigeria 2-0

Croatia 2 (Etebo og 32’, Modric pen 71’) Nigeria 0 By Jakob Gisik A Luka Modric penalty and a first-half own goal were enough to give Croatia a 2-0 win over Nigeria in the Group D opener at Kaliningrad Stadium . The victory marks Croatia’s first opening game win at a World Cup since their […]

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Croatia

By Daniel Heinrich Team: Croatia Nickname: Vatreni (The Blazers) World Cup appearances:  4 (Finished 3rd in 1998) World Ranking: 20 Coach: Zlatko Dalić Captain: Luka Modrić Leading goal scorer: Mario Mandžukić (30) Most capped player: Luka Modrić (106) Qualification path to Russia: Croatia finished second behind Iceland in Group I of the European World Cup […]

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Getting Real About Illicit Drug Use at EDM Festivals

The electronic dance music (EDM) business, propelled by large scale music festivals, has grown to an estimated worth of $4.5 billion, […]

Penalties – the ‘new’ normal

By Etta McEwan Penalties bring about three things, controversy, criticism, and conversation. And after week one of the 2018 FIFA […]

Brazil leave it until injury time to score 2-0 win over Costa Rica

Brazil 2 (Coutinho 90’ + 1, Neymar 90’ + 7) Costa Rica 0 By Caleb Mitchell A persistent Brazil has […]

Serbia’s hopes hang by a thread after 2-1 loss Switzerland

Serbia 1 (Mitrovic 5’) Switzerland 2 (Xhaka 52’, Shaqiri 90’) By Laurence Kelson Switzerland has come from behind to steal […]

Musa brace keeps Nigeria’s World Cup campaign alive

Nigeria 2 (Musa 49’, 75’) Iceland 0 PHOTO! Musa wheels away as he celebrates his goal. Nigeria 1-0 Iceland #SoarSuperEagles […]

The World Cup Show podcast – Episode 2

Everyone can’t stop talking about VAR. Nor can we, so we’ve called in the video technology expert, Dr Roland Goecke […]

Argentina face elimination after Croatian catastrophe

Argentina 0 Croatia 3 (Rebic 53’, Modric 80′, Rakitic 90+1’) By Jakob Gisik Argentina is on the brink of elimination […]