Domagoj Vida scored the only goal as Croatia fended off Kosovo in their World Cup qualifier at the second attempt.
The match resumed on Sunday after torrential rain in Zagreb forced the players off after barely 20 minutes on Saturday night, when the Stadion Maksimir pitch was temporarily waterlogged.
They began at the point play had been abandoned, and minnows Kosovo threatened an upset until Vida secured a 1-0 win by heading home Luka Modric's free-kick in the 74th minute.
Modric curled the ball in...
Everton's chances of signing Hajduk Split midfielder Nikola Vlasic received a boost after the teenager was given permission to leave national team duty with Croatia's under-21 side.
Everton are interested in the 19-year-old, whom manager Ronald Koeman got to see first hand in their recent Europa League qualifier, and on Monday Hajduk club president Ivan Kos admitted they could sell their prize asset before Thursday's deadline.
In a tweet the Croatia Football Federation confirmed Vlasic had on Tuesday...
Manchester United target Ivan Perisic is happy to stay at Inter Milan for the foreseeable future, according to his Croatia national coach Ante Cacic.
With the summer transfer window closing soon, the 28-year-old has been heavily linked to the Europa League champions
But Cacic says he can't see the winger changing clubs, as Croatia prepare to play Kosovo in UEFA World Cup qualifying in Zagreb on Saturday.
"I spoke to Ivan Perisic, he is happy at Inter," Cacic told reporters.
"The coach [Luciano Spalletti]...
ZAGREB, Croatia -- Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric was questioned on Wednesday by Croatia's state attorney amid accusations that he falsely testified about his financial deals with a former Dinamo Zagreb director charged with embezzlement and tax fraud.
"I came here to state my defense and tell the truth, like every time so far," Modric said after questioning in the eastern town of Osijek for suspected perjury. "My conscience is clear."
Prosecutors have said Modric gave a false statement...