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  1. Financial Imbalance Leaves European Elite Tactically Spent in High-Profile GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Football is a game of balance - a game in which it's vital to know both how to attack and how to defend. Perhaps its greatest beauty is that a weaker side can prevail by defending better than a stronger side attacks.

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  2. Why Juventus, AC Milan & Inter are fighting it out for Croatian goal machine KramaricRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Goal.com

    PROFILE: The Rijeka star, who has netted 21 goals in 15 Prva HNL games so far this season, is one of the most in-form and in-demand attackers in Europe By Mark Doyle Just over a year ago, Andrej Kramaric was deemed surplus to requirements at Dinamo Zagreb. On Thursday evening, Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici will travel to Rijeka to watch the 23-year-old against Standard Liege in the hope of stealing a march on Serie A rivals AC Milan and Inter in the race to sign one of Europe's most in-form forwards.

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  3. Stokes: Celtic cleared for Euro take-offRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Evening Times

    ONE of the three Europa League trophies which Uefa own has been in Glasgow this week in an attempt to generate more interest in Europe's second competition. In local terms, if Celtic can't attract over 40,000 tonight for a tie against Salzburg, in which victory would assure Ronny Deila's side a place in the last 32 for the first time, it will be proof positive Hoops fans simply don't find the Europa League worth the shilling - or 22, as it is in this case.

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  4. Ronny Deila: Celtic's target is to top the groupRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    IF THE Europa League was a horse race, it would not be in the Group 1 bracket. But if you are seeking a thoroughbred competitor in Uefa's secondary club tournament this season, Red Bull Salzburg may just fit the bill.

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  5. Croatia urges EU to pressure Serbia over freed war crimes suspect : November 27, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ZAGREB: The European Union should demand that the government of EU candidate Serbia distance itself from a hardline Serb nationalist leader recently released from a UN war crimes tribunal, Croatia said on Wednesday. Croatia joined the EU last year.

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  6. Croatian retailer Agrokor lines up Rothschild for $5 billion listing: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    Food retailer Agrokor [AGROK.UL], Croatia's largest private firm, has lined up Rothschild [ROT.UL] to advise it on a public listing that could value the business at about 4 billion euros , several sources familiar with the matter said. The onetime flower trader is seeking to launch an initial public offering in 2015 and is set to hire banks early in the year, the sources told Reuters on Wednesday.

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  7. UPDATE 1-Croatian retailer Agrokor lines up Rothschild for $5bln listing - sourcesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Food retailer Agrokor, Croatia's largest private firm, has lined up Rothschild to advise it on a public listing that could value the business at about 4 billion euros , several sources familiar with the matter said. The onetime flower trader is seeking to launch an initial public offering in 2015 and is set to hire banks early in the year, the sources told Reuters on Wednesday.

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  8. How Hajduk Split Supporters Started an Uprising in Croatian FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    A huge crisis is shaking the very foundations of football in Croatia. After Hajduk Split refused to play in the national derby against their bitter rivals, Dinamo Zagreb, the future of the league - and the federation - has been put into question.

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  9. Davie Hay: Celtic must get at Salzburg right awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening Times

    RONNY DEILA knows he has the luxury of having two games to secure Celtic's safe passage into the Europa League knockout stages. However, with tomorrow's game against Red Bull Salzburg being at Parkhead, the Hoops manager will want matters taken care of right now.

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  10. From betrayal to compassion: Balkan challenge, U.S. opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | World Magazine

    Washington is full of talk of ways for Republicans and Democrats to work together. In this, the concluding article of WORLD's four-part series on the tragedy of the Balkans and international corruption, we propose a constructive path to restore the view of America as a country that practices compassion rather than betrayal ZAGREB, Croatia, and WASHINGTON-If the problems of Balkan unemployment and poverty weren't so serious, it would be easy to dwell on circus aspects like these: a The First Bank of Montenegro, controlled by Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic's family, paid $7.5 million for one concert by Madonna and the next day rejected 200 requests by depositors trying to withdraw their own money.

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  11. Red Bull Salzburg's Soriano is a handful but he's no Lionel Messi or Alexis SanchezRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    But while Armstrong knows Soriano is a technically gifted player - he has been schooled in Barcelona's football ethics - the Sky Sports pundit reckons the attacker is no a superstar and believes Spanish clubs could pick up 10 players as good as him for only A 1. The Hoops face the Austrians, who have already booked a last-32 place, knowing victory for Ronny Deila's men would a seal their place in the Europa League knockout phase. The Premiership champions are desperate to avoid a do-or-die scenario in their last Group D match against Dinamo Zagreb a in Croatia.

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  12. Croatia refuses to grant Air Serbia license to sell ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Serbia will look to protect its national airline and its economy, the country's Prime Minister Aleksandar Vueiae has said. He was commenting on a decision by Croatia's air transport authorities not to grant Air Serbia a license to sell airline tickets in Croatia for flights via Belgrade to destinations in third countries.

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  13. Jonathan Soriano is the only player to have scored more goals than...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... him.' Soriano has certainly attracted attention. After his hat-trick in a 5-1 Group D win away at Dinamo Zagreb, Croatia international manager Niko Kovac said: 'If Soriano had speed he would still be at Barcelona as their starting centre-forward.' ...

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  14. Collins: we could struggle to land January transfer targets if we don't clinch Europa knock-out slotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    Celtic assistant boss John Collins admits the Scottish champions could struggle to land their January transfer targets if they do not clinch a knock-out round slot. Celtic assistant boss John Collins admits the Scottish champions could struggle to land their January transfer targets if they do not clinch a knock-out round slot.

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  15. Celtic may miss out on targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ananova

    Celtic assistant boss John Collins says the club are in danger of losing out on their January transfer targets if they do not clinch a place in the knockout stages of the Europa League. Celtic face Red Bull Salzburg at Celtic Park on Thursday night with a place in the last 32 within their grasp.

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  16. Dinamo given 3-0 win in scrapped Croatian derbyRead the original story

    Tuesday | USA Today

    Dinamo Zagreb has been awarded a 3-0 win over Hajduk Split after Croatia's biggest soccer derby was scrapped when Hajduk refused to play because some of its fans were banned from a Zagreb stadium. Hajduk players boycotted the match because about 60 of their 1,000 traveling fans were blacklisted as troublemakers and were banned from entering the Maksimir Stadium in Zagreb.

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  17. The Wednesday GossipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Football365

    Klopp to replace Rodgers at Anfield, Podolski wants to sit down with Wenger, United and Arsenal want Robertson for 12m... GUNDOGAN OPEN TO ENGLAND MOVE Ilkay Gundogan was once a regular presence on these hallowed pages, but a long-term back injury has restricted his Gossip appearances in the last 18 months. The Germany international played just three times for Borussia Dortmund last season.

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  18. Salzburg stars warn Celtic they are coming to Glasgow to seal top spot in their Europa League groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Record

    SALZBURG have already secured qualification for the last 32 but are just two points clear of Deila's men at the top of Group D. SALZBURG stars Kevin Kampl and Jonathan Soriano last night warned Celtic they are coming to Glasgow to seal top spot in their Europa League group. And that could leave Ronny Deila's Hoops facing a nervy do-or-die final fixture against Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia to clinch a place in the knockout stage.

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  19. Deila wants Red Bull to give Celtic the wings to qualifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Evening Times

    RONNY DEILA will spend all the time he has with his players ahead of Thursday's Europa League tie with Red Bull Salzburg accentuating the positives. Unlike Sunday's Scottish Cup tie against Hearts at Tynecastle, the Group D game is not a must-win if they are to retain their ambitions in this competition.

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  20. Deila backs Celtic skipper Brown to avoid yellow perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Evening Times

    RONNY DEILA is confident Scott Brown can avoid being banned from a potential shoot-out against Dinamo Zagreb to decide who goes through to the Europa League last 32. The Hoops skipper will be forced to walk a suspension tightrope when he leads Celtic out against Red Bull Salzburg on Thursday. Brown knows that a booking in this clash with the Austrian champions would rule him out of the final group game in Croatia on December 11. He was cautioned when the Hoops grabbed a 2-2 draw in Salzburg on Match Day One.

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