Friday, 28 December 2018

Zlatko Dalic: "We Are the National Team of Croatia, Not Just One City"

"My wish in the new year is to pass through the group stage in Russia. It will not be the end of the world if we fail, although I know what I'm waiting for in this case. Humiliation, underestimation, a national tragedy. I'm ready for everything. From the fans, I would like for them to be with us." Just one year ago, this is how Zlatko Dalic responded to what he hoped for in 2018.

Friday, 21 December 2018

Will Croatia National Team Ever Return to Split? Šuker Comments

The Croatian Football Federation held their annual Assembly on Thursday where questions of returning the national team to Split were answered. 

Friday, 7 December 2018

Hajduk Wants National Team at Poljud, Sends HNS List of Requests

After the draw for the Euro 2020 qualifiers was held last week, the Croatian Football Federation (HNS) sent a letter to Hajduk asking if they wanted to organize one qualifying match of the Croatia national football team, reports on December 7, 2018. 

Hajduk confirmed their interest and expressed their desire to host the national team at Poljud in October or November next year in the games against Hungary or Slovakia. Though the Split club has four requests for HNS.

Hajduk’s statement reads:

"Simultaneously, HNS requested a meeting in Split, where HNK Hajduk presented their proposals with the aim of improving the work of the Federation, and what should be in the interest of all stakeholders. 

In the memo, among other things, it is stated that for the active entry of HNK Hajduk to create other activities, it is necessary to accept the following four points:

1. Implementing all provisions of the Sports Act in the work of HNS (at the county and national level) immediately and without delay

2. Professional engagement of a foreign trial commissioner (for at least 3 years, due to the need for independent reform of the judicial organization and re-evaluation of judges at all levels of competition)

3. Returning the Association of Clubs 1. HNL as the leader of the competition 1. HNL (or at least a meeting of the clubs with independent decision-making)

4. Transparent financial statements

Further requirements of HNK Hajduk are as follows:

5. Transparently defining the selection criteria for all HNS governing functions and operational bodies with the inclusion of regional representation criteria in the independent selection of regional level representatives (through the cooperation of county federations within a particular region)

6. Creating a football strategy by 31 December 2019

7. Implementing new elections for HNS governing bodies after drafting the strategy and implementation of all provisions of the Sports Act"

Schedule of all Croatia national team games in the Euro 2020 qualifiers:

March 21, 20:45 (Thursday): Croatia - Azerbaijan

March 24, 18:00 (Sunday): Hungary - Croatia

June 8, 15:00 (Saturday): Croatia - Wales

September 6, 20:45 (Friday): Slovakia - Croatia

September 9, 18:00 (Monday): Azerbaijan - Croatia

October 10, 20:45 (Thursday): Croatia - Hungary

October 13, 20:45 (Sunday): Wales - Croatia

November 16, 20:45 (Saturday): Croatia - Slovakia

To read more about Hajduk, follow TCN's dedicated page here

Monday, 20 August 2018

Chaos in Hajduk: Resignations Declined for Coach and Sports Director, But Whole Administration On Way Out?

It’s not easy being a fan of football club Hajduk Split, and after last night’s events at Poljud which forced the club to erupt into total chaos, the Split air feels a bit thicker today. 

Friday, 17 August 2018

Subašić Opens Up After Croatia Retirement: "My Dream is to Say Farewell at Poljud"

Only when a 70-year-old man kisses your hands, when you see tears in the eyes of parents, then you realize what you have done. 

Friday, 27 July 2018

Hajduk Celebrates Over Slavia, Osijek Falls to Rangers in Europa League Qualifiers

Hajduk and Osijek both played at home in the second round of the Europa League qualifications. 

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Madness Awaits: Over 25,000 Expected at Poljud for Europa League Qualifier!

If Poljud is not entirely sold out by tonight’s Europa League qualifier between Hajduk and Slavia Sofia, then according to estimates, at least 25,000 are believed to be at Poljud. And no, that is not a small amount.

Sunday, 8 July 2018

Ultra Europe Day Two Recap: A Football and Music Celebration at Poljud!

Day two of Ultra Europe kicked off on Saturday, July 7, 2018. 

Saturday, 7 July 2018

Ultra Europe Day One Recap: No Major Incidents, 6 Euro Heineken and Mixed Drinks

Day One of Ultra Europe was held on July 6, 2018. 

Thursday, 5 July 2018

Overpriced Accommodation for Ultra Weekend a Thing of the Past?

You may not have to opt for a tent on a balcony during this year's Ultra...

Page 11 of 22