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0-0-0, 3rd in FIFA World Cup
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10hESPN staff

Croatia boss: No big changes for World Cup

"I can't make everyone happy, but the World Cup is not the time or place for sweeping changes," coach Zlatko Dalic says.

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7dMichael Yokhin

Croatia: Midfield among the best in the world

Led by Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic, Croatia have some of the best midfielders in the world. Can their talent paper over questions off the pitch?

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7dAssociated Press

Modric, Rakitic in preliminary Croatia squad

Croatia included Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic in their provisional World Cup squad for what could be their final major tournament as midfield partne

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35dPA Sport

Coutinho could return to Anfield with Brazil

Philippe Coutinho could make his return to Anfield in June when Liverpool's stadium hosts a pre-World Cup friendly between Brazil and Croatia.

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55dESPN staff

Araujo injured as Croatia down Mexico 1-0

Croatia rode a lone second-half penalty to a 1-0 win against Mexico in the second of two friendlies for both teams during the international break.

Pre-World Cup Power Rankings: Brazil the rightful No. 1? (1:19)
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57dTom Marshall

Mexico upset as Croatia sends Modric home

Mexico coach Juan Carlos is disappointed that El Tri won't be facing a full-strength Croatia team in Tuesday's friendly at AT&T Stadium.

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80dAssociated Press

Modric charged with perjury in Croatia

Croatian prosecutors filed perjury charges against Luka Modric for his testimony about financial deals with a former Dinamo Zagreb director.

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143dGlenn Price

Lovren faces Croatia perjury probe - reports

Croatian prosecutors have opened an investigation on Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren for suspicion of providing false testimony, according to reports.

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171dAdriana Garcia

Maradona not optimistic on Argentina odds

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli reassured fans his national team will be "very competitive" at the 2018 World Cup despite criticism from Diego Maradona

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171dNick Miller

Lionel Messi will need some help

Argentina, Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria make up World Cup Group D. Here's what to look for -- and you can vote for your winner.

Group D - Argentina in most competitive group? (3:44)
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188dAssociated Press

Dalic rewarded with new Croatia contract

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic will have his contract extended after qualifying for the World Cup within weeks of being hired.

Swiss rightfully prevail, few will want to play Croatia (2:13)
Greece 0-0 Croatia: Croatia secure World Cup spot (1:56)
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193dAssociated Press

Croatia's World Cup playoff not over - Dalic

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic cautioned that their playoff tie is "not over" despite Thursday's dominant 4-1 win over Greece in the first leg.

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193dESPN staff

Croatia win big to take step towards Russia

Croatia put one foot toward a place in Russia next year with a 4-1 win over Greece in the first leg of their World Cup qualifying playoff on Thursday.