Niko Kovac will coach Croatia in the European play-offs for Brazil 2014 after they dismissed Igor Stimac, who had offered to resign.
Davor Suker speaks to FIFA.com about Croatia’s success at France 1998 and his tense wait to win the adidas Golden Ball, and recalls some Diego Maradona anecdotes and compares him with Lionel Messi.
Every Monday, FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s features a Hollywood mega-star leaving football superstars chuckling!
Ahead of this summer’s FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013, FIFA.com and FIFA TV look back on some of the tournament’s previous editions, which launched the careers of more than a few of the world’s biggest stars.
Croatia are up to fourth in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, their best placing since coming third on their FIFA World Cup debut in 1998. FIFA.com and FIFA TV look back at that impressive first appearance.
FIFA.com's regular feature on upcoming birthdays for the week includes Davor Suker, Gregory Coupet, Toni Kroos, Heather O'Reilly and others.