Croatia

Apple Maps Vehicles to Begin Surveying Croatia and Portugal

Apple Maps vehicles will begin surveying Croatia and Portugal for the first time starting in late November, according to Apple's website.<p>For over two years, Apple has been driving vehicles around the world to collect data for Apple Maps—widely believed to be street-level imagery. Since 2015, the …

Technology

Croatia see off Greece in playoff to seal World Cup spot

ATHENS (Reuters) - Croatia clinched a place in next year's World Cup finals on Sunday after holding Greece to a goalless draw at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium in Athens to complete a 4-1 aggregate victory in their playoff tie.<p>Having done the hard work four days ago by triumphing in the first leg …

FIFA

Croatia draw with Greece in second leg to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Croatia are in the World Cup finals after a 0-0 away draw on Sunday night put them through with a 4-1 aggregate across the two legs of their qualifying play-off with Greece.<p>Zlatko Dalic’s side made sure of a place in Russia next summer by closing out a dour game that contained few chances. Dalic …

Greece

Soccer: Croatia click under Dalic to put one foot in finals

ZAGREB (Reuters) - Croatia fired on all cylinders when they needed to most under new coach Zlatko Dalic as a 4-1 home rout of Greece on Thursday vindicated his hasty appointment after their World Cup qualifying campaign had threatened to collapse.<p>The result of the first leg left Greece with an …

Soccer

Luka Modric and Croatia in control of their World Cup qualification fate

ZAGREB, CROATIA - NOVEMBER 09: Luka Modric (10) of Croatia celebrates after the 2018 FIFA World Cup play-off qualification football match between …

Soccer

Scores, Results & Fixtures

<b>Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic could miss Thursday's World Cup 2018 play-off first leg tie against Greece with a hamstring strain.</b><p>Defensive midfielder Milan Badelj has been ruled out with a ribcage muscle injury.<p>Greece, who finished behind Belgium in Group H, are hoping that captain Vasilis …

Soccer

Croatia needs Modric to get back to his best for playoff

Croatia needs Luka Modric to get back to his best. And fast.<p>The country's top player, who was targeted by critics after Real Madrid recently lost …

Soccer

Bianconeri abroad for November internationals - Juventus.com

It’s the dawn of another international break and 16 Bianconeri players have linked up with their respective national sides for the coming week or …

Juventus

EX-Croatian playmaker Stefan Vujic to play for Serbia!

Handball news of the Day in Balkan region is statement of Serbian NT coach <b>Jovica Cvetkovic</b>, who addes Croatian playmaker Stefan Vujic to the list of …

Handball

Where to Travel on a Budget and Still Get Amazing Food

Croatia and Bosnia are just the tip of the iceberg!<p>October 30, 2017<p>It can be hard to know where to travel on a budget and even harder to find good, …

Europe

Croatia wants to adopt euro within 7-8 years: prime minister

ZAGREB (Reuters) - Croatia aims to become a euro zone member within the next seven to eight years, Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Monday.<p>"We …

World Economy

IMF calls on Croatia to speed up reforms

ZAGREB (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) urged Croatia on Friday to accelerate the pace of structural reforms to improve …

World Economy

33 Fascinating Color Photos That Capture Street Scenes of Zagreb, Croatia in the 1980s

Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of Croatia. It is located in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at the southern slopes of …

Travel

How Wales' 2018 World Cup dream could be ended by Neil Taylor's red card against Ireland

Wales host the Republic of Ireland on Monday night knowing that they cannot afford to lose if they want to wrap up a place in the World Cup play-offs.<p>…

Sport (UK)

Ukraine vs. Croatia | 2017 UEFA World Cup Qualifying Highlights

NARRATOR: It was tough for Croatia. They had to travel to Kiev with a new head coach. Zlatko Dalic taking over for Ante Cacic after the matchday nine sacking. And it would be Ukraine starting on the front foot. Yarmolenko with a nice little move to pick out Konoplyanka.<p>Best chance of the Ukrainian …

Soccer

Iceland qualifies for World Cup for first time

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland qualified for the World Cup for the first time after beating Kosovo 2-0 at home on Monday.<p>Holding the momentum from its inspiring run to the 2016 European Championship quarterfinals, Iceland topped Europe Group I and advanced automatically to the finals in Russia …

Sports

Play-off possibilities: Croatia and Wales sit precariously

Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi put the World Cup on alert<p>Scotland's draw with Solvenia means that Slovakia finish second in their group after their …

Slovakia

Croatia and Portugal have World Cup hopes hanging in the balance

Dutch keep slender World Cup hopes alive after Belarus win<p>With the final matches of <b>World Cup qualifying</b> coming up, there are several powerful …

Sweden

Croatia replaces coach after draw with Finland

ZAGREB, Croatia — Croatia coach Ante Cacic has been fired and replaced by Zlatko Dalic.<p>Davor Suker, the president of Croatia's soccer association, …

Europe

Brush up on the perilous permutations for UEFA's play-off race

Berg hits four as Sweden hammer Luxembourg 8-0<p>Modric: Croatia's situation is catastrophic, but we have a chance<p>One of the nine teams finishing second …

Soccer

Croatia Like a Local

Loading<p>Objects gifted to show affection, these red hearts with scrolling white decorations can be found throughout the country. Most have a mirror in …

Europe

Spain beats Albania to score World Cup berth

Iceland stayed on the path to becoming the smallest nation to qualify for the World Cup after beating Turkey 3-0.

Gareth Bale

Why Croatia Is the Dirt Cheap Fall European Destination of Your Dreams

With fall in full swing, sophisticated and discerning travelers looking for a bucket list destination while summer crowds thin will find a deal in …

Women of Color

These 10 Photos Will Make You Want to Sail Around Croatia

If Croatia is on your bucket list, one of the best ways to travel this gorgeous country is by sailing the coastline while visiting a new port every …

Sailing

Diya Parag Chitale wins two bronze in Croatia

Mumbai girl Diya Parag Chitale completed her campaign in the Croatia Junior and Cadet Open on Sunday on a triumphant note, claiming a second bronze …

Sports (India)

Long-Term Site Excavated on Dalmatian Island

ZADAR, CROATIA—An ancient building with a hypocaust, or central heating system, has been found underneath a site dating to late antiquity and a …

History

Abandoned Croatia vs Kosovo qualifier to resume on Sunday

ZAGREB (Reuters) - Croatia's abandoned home World Cup qualifier against Kosovo will resume on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. local time (1230 GMT), the Croatian Football federation (HNS) said.<p>The match was abandoned midway through the first half on Saturday due to adverse weather conditions which made the …

Sports (India)

Croatia beat Kosovo as game eventually finishes

The Group I fixture was originally interrupted midway through the first half as heavy rain swept through Zagreb and having been quickly rescheduled …

Luka Modrić

Croatia v Kosovo qualifier abandoned due to heavy rain

ZAGREB (Reuters) - Croatia’s home World Cup qualifier against Kosovo was abandoned midway through the first half due to adverse weather conditions which made the pitch unplayable on Saturday, the Croatian Football Association (HNS) said.<p>Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - …

Kosovo

Croatia vs. Kosovo postponed due to waterlogged pitch | 2017 UEFA World Cup Qualifying Highlights

Officials call an early stop to the match between Croatia and Kosovo due to heavy rain and terrible pitch conditions.<p>More Soccer Videos

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