Emotional Croatian leader Grabar-Kitarovic consoles Modric after World Cup final defeat (PHOTOS)

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic was seen offering words of support to team captain Luka Modric after their nation suffered World Cup final agony in Moscow, losing 4-2 to France. France 4-2 Croatia – Les Bleus ease past courageous Croatia to World Cup victory in Moscow Grabar-Kitarovic was among the numerous dignitaries in attendance to watch […]

Sweet child o' mine: Croatian kids help celebrate win with Luzhniki kickaround

The children of the Croatian team helped celebrate the team’s 2-1 World Cup semifinal win over England by entering the Luzhniki Stadium turf and even playing a game of football on the pitch after the final whistle. When the game was done and dusted and Croatia had booked their first ever World Cup final, a small […]

Croatian player Vida could face FIFA sanctions for ‘Glory to Ukraine!’ video after win over Russia

FIFA has opened an investigation into the incendiary video message recorded by Croatia’s Domagoj Vida and Ognjen Vukojevic, in which the two presented Croatia’s victory over Russia as a win for Ukraine. READ MORE: ‘Glory to Ukraine,’ Croatian footballer shouts in jarring ‘joke’ after win over Russia (VIDEO) “FIFA is processing the different reports of the […]

'Glory to Ukraine,' Croatian footballer shouts in jarring 'joke' after win over Russia (VIDEO)

Domagoj Vida, the Croatian player who scored twice in his team’s World Cup quarterfinal win against Russia, has recorded a video with his former squadmate Ognjen Vukojevic, in which they dedicate the victory to Ukraine. “Glory to Ukraine!” defender Domagoj Vida shouts in the nine-second video, using the controversial phrase that has come to be […]

Croatian conservatives march against transgender rights in Zagreb (PHOTOS)

Thousands of conservative Croatian protesters have taken to the streets of Zagreb to speak out against a treaty designed to combat violence against women. Activists are unhappy that the legislation provides for transgender people. READ MORE: Trans people labelled ‘parasites’ & an obstacle to feminism during Parliament event Protesters sang songs as they marched through […]

Croatian island becomes latest holiday destination to crack down on BOOZY tourists abroad

Hvar has a well worn reputation for its wild nightlife.  The tiny Croatian island lures partying tourists with its round-the-clock clubs and bars.  But officials are clamping down on wild behaviour, with hefty new fines for minor offences.  The campaign, called ‘Save Your Money and Enjoy Hvar’, has been launched by newly-elected mayor Rikardo Novak. […]