Croatia World Cup Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Argentina vs. Croatia: Winners and Losers from International FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Argentina turned things around to beat Croatia 2-1 at Upton Park, where a fortunate Sergio Aguero strike and Lionel Messi's penalty earned victory after the South American side had fallen behind early on. Anas Sharbini stunned the World Cup runners-up with a cool finish to put a much-changed Croatian XI ahead after just 11 minutes, but Argentina hit back with two goals early in the second period.

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  2. Argentina 2-1 Croatia: Lionel Messi scores winner and steals the show during friendly at Upton ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    Messi and Sergio Aguero scored to hand the Albiceleste victory over a largely second-string Croatia XI as Carlos Tevez made his international comeback Carlos Tevez made his return to international football but Lionel Messi showed whose boss with an excellent display at Upton Park as Argentina fought from behind to beat Croatia 2-1. Earlier, Croatia had surprised the World Cup finalists with an 11th minute opener from Anas Sharbini, as the Rijeka midfielder curled past Sergio Romero.

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  3. International friendlies - Argentina's individuals aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Argentina's Lionel Messi is challenged by Croatia's Marin Leovac during their international friendly soccer match at Upton Park in London, November 12, 2014 The World Cup runners up fielded an almost full-strength team against the Europeans, who elected to go with a less heralded line-up with the likes of Luka Modric left on the bench. Croatia opened the scoring through Anas Sharbini , who shot from the left-side channel to beat Romero in the Argentine goal.

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  4. Argentina's Lionel Messi in action against CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Sporting Life

    A Premier League-laden Argentina came from behind to beat an experimental Croatia side 2-1 in their friendly at Upton Park. The home of West Ham saw the end of Carlos Tevez's international exile, but the former Hammers favourite had to wait until after the hour mark to grace the east London stage once again.

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  5. Lionel Messi, Angel di Maria and the returning Carlos Tevez set to star at West HamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Lionel Messi, Angel di Maria and the returning Carlos Tevez set to star at West Ham East London will stop for a moment on Wednesday night. As Lionel Messi clambers off the Argentina coach on Green Street, hundreds will gather to catch a glimpse.

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  6. Argentina - Croatia Betting Preview: Expect the goals to flow on Tevez's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Goal.com

    With the Juventus striker returning to the international fold against Robert Kovac's prolific team, Al Hain-Cole expects both teams to find the net at Upton Park Croatia will prepare for their upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier in Italy with a high-profile friendly against Argentina at Upton Park on Wednesday. Niko Kovac's men currently sit top of their qualification group after recording three consecutive wins but are 10/1 outsiders with BetVernons to extend their winning streak here.

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  7. Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli puts himself about in Italy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Mario Balotelli looked to be relishing another opportunity with Italy on Wednesday as he trained with the rest of Antonio Conte's squad in Florence. The controversial Liverpool striker was not included in either of Conte's first two squads after he took charge following Cesare Prandelli's decision to quit following the World Cup.

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  8. Lionel Messi, Angel di Maria and the returning Carlos Tevez set to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Lionel Messi, Angel di Maria and the returning Carlos Tevez set to star at West Ham East London will stop for a moment on Wednesday night. As Lionel Messi clambers off the Argentina coach on Green Street, hundreds will gather to catch a glimpse.

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  9. Old haunt, new start for Tevez and ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | West Australian

    Carlos Tevez will end his three-year international exile in the familiar surroundings of Upton Park when World Cup runners-up Argentina tackle Croatia in a friendly in London on Wednesday. Tevez has not played for Argentina since their quarter-final defeat on penalties by Uruguay on home soil at the 2011 Copa America, when he was the only player to miss a spot-kick.

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  10. New start for Tevez in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Peninsula

    LONDON: Carlos Tevez will end his three-year international exile in the familiar surroundings of Upton Park when World Cup runners-up Argentina tackle Croatia in a friendly in London today. Tevez has not played for Argentina since their quarter-final defeat on penalties by Uruguay on home soil at the 2011 Copa America, when he was the only player to miss a spot-kick.

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  11. Kovacic must leave Inter - SrnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Goal.com

    The midfielder joined the club from Dinamo Zagreb in January but the Nerazzurri find themselves struggling in mid-table in Serie A The 20-year-old joined the Nerazzurri from Dinamo Zagreb in January, but though he has made 11 appearances in Serie A this season, the club continue to struggle and sit ninth in the table. That has led to questions over the future of Inter boss Walter Mazzarri and Srna believes his Croatia team-mate should cut his losses and join a club with better immediate prospects.

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  12. Lionel Messi fever grips the East End as Argentina superstars warm...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Messi fever grips the East End as Argentina superstars warm-up for Croatia clash... by taking on West Ham's Under 21s in Essex! REVEALED: Ronaldo could have played alongside Messi... but Real U-turn over A 80m Man United fee saw superstar snub Barcelona for Madrid From being a A 26m replacement for Scholes to being let go for free, where did it go wrong for Anderson at Manchester United? Di Maria used to misplace key passes and lose control of ball, says Ancelotti in defence of sale to United REVEALED: Van Gaal once shouted at a player so fiercely his dentures came out and treats his wife 'disgracefully' when he's had a drink MATT LAWTON: Moyes took a week before saying yes to Real Sociedad... he knows this job is a big gamble Arsenal, City and now Spurs: Adebayor has turned fans against him at all of his Premier League clubs... it ended badly at first two and he's set to make it a ... (more)

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  13. Argentina - Croatia Preview: Tevez set for international returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Goal.com

    Fresh from his brilliant performance in Juventus' 7-0 thrashing of Parma, the 30-year-old is poised for his first Albiceleste appearance in three years on Wednesday Carlos Tevez will make his long-awaited return for Argentina in their friendly against Croatia on Wednesday. The Juventus star is set to make his first international appearance since 2011 after being selected by coach Gerardo Martino.

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  14. Argentina-Croatia Preview: Tevez set for international returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Goal.com

    Fresh from his brilliant performance in Juventus' 7-0 thrashing of Parma, the 30-year-old is poised for his first Albiceleste appearance in three years on Wednesday The Juventus star is set to make his first international appearance since 2011 after being selected by coach Gerardo Martino. The 30-year-old has scored eight Serie A goals this season, equal most in the league, and netted twice against Parma on Sunday.

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  15. Donetsk's exiles: How the war in Ukraine has left Shakhtar homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Goal.com

    ANALYSIS: The Ukrainians are in a good position to qualify for the Champions League knockouts, but the future of the club looks bleak given the political turmoil in the country Champions League nights have come to represent normality for Shakhtar Donetsk in recent years. The reigning Ukrainian champions, making their ninth group-stage appearance in 11 seasons, are certainly used to the rigours of European competition.

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  16. Wanderers' historic Champions League win marredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Western Sydney Wanderers are the first Australian side to take out the Asian Champions League in a scoreless draw with Al Hilal where tensions boiled over in the final minutes. A headbutt, deliberate spitting and dubious refereeing decisions have marred Western Sydney Wanderers' historic Asian Champions League victory against Saudi Arabian giants Al-Hilal.

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  17. Wanderers' historic Asia win marredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Western Sydney Wanderers are the first Australian side to take out the Asian Champions League in a scoreless draw with Al Hilal where tensions boiled over in the final minutes. A headbutt, deliberate spitting and dubious refereeing decisions have marred Western Sydney Wanderers' historic Asian Champions League victory against Saudi Arabian giants Al-Hilal.

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  18. West Brom to talk with Nicolas Anelka as 'anti-Semitic' goal celebration row escalatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | IcTamworth

    Albion will hold further talks with Nicolas Anelka on Monday as the Football Association investigate the gesture he made during Saturday's game at West Ham. The 34-year-old is subject to a major FA probe over his goal celebration - he made a 'Quenelle' gesture which he claimed was made in support of his friend and comedian Dieudonne.

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  19. Modric the best in the world in his position, says BilicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Goal.com

    The Besiktas boss has voiced his anger with Fifa and France Football's decision to snub the gifted midfielder for the Ballon d'Or Former Croatia boss Slaven Bilic believes Real Madrid 's Luka Modric is arguably the best midfielder in the world and deserved a Fifa Ballon d'Or nomination following his fine performances in 2014. The 29-year-old has been one of Madrid's best performers this calendar year as they won the Copa del Rey and Champions League, yet was somewhat surprisingly omitted from the 23-man shortlist for the prestigious individual award.

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  20. Why Lionel Messi is playing at the Boleyn Ground next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Business News

    Barcelona superstar will be competing inside West Ham United 's stadium due to the club hosting an international fixture between Argentina and Croatia. One of the consensus greatest players in modern football could end up gracing the East End of London with his presence as Barcelona attacker Lionel Messi , a three-time Champions League winner, may well end up being one of the Argentine players at the Boleyn Ground as the South American giants take on Croatia in an international friendly.

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