International

Modric celebrates 100th Croatia cap

Friday evening’s clash with Finland was an incredibly important occasion for Luka Modric, the Real Madrid midfielder celebrated reaching 100 matches with the Croatian national team. Within the century of international matches, Modric has scored 11 goals and contributed 16 assists, but much more than statistics, he has been the heartbeat of the team since […]

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Casemiro debuts as Brazil captain

In Brazil’s World Cup qualifier match against Bolivia at Estadio Hernando Siles, Casemiro made his debut as captain. It was confirmed days in advance that the Real Madrid player would wear the historic nation’s armband in the game, which ended in a goalless draw. Casemiro is currently enjoying one of his best moments of his […]

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Germany release Kroos

Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos will play no part in Germany’s World Cup qualifier against Azerbaijan on Sunday. The reigning world champions have released him from duty after sealing their qualification for Russia in Belfast on Thursday night. He has been freed as a precautionary measure given that he has been suffering from slight rib […]

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Carvajal faces a minimum of two months out

Real Madrid face a troublesome autumn period, with Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Theo Hernandez all being joined on the absent list by Dani Carvajal. That’s because pericarditis will keep the Spanish defender out for a minimum of two months. Such an ailment is incredibly difficult to treat, as the close proximity to the heart […]