Honouring a unique piece of Croatian fan attire

17 Apr 2019

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ will live long in the memory of Croatian football fans, seeing the national team make history by reaching their first Final. Croatia supporters were often decked out in their iconic red and white checkerboard jerseys, but did you notice some of them don a unique piece of attire?

Some Croatia fans sported unusual and intriguing water polo caps in the colours of the iconic Croatian chequy. But why? Croatia fan Tomislav Rozic reveals all.

A chance encounter between him and the Director of the FIFA World Football Museum ahead of the Final triggered a journey that began in Moscow and ended in Zurich. Want to know more? Rozic sat down with our cameras to tell his story.