The Croatian coach Zlatko Dalic for the world cup to its fixed group of players.
Luka Modric of Real Madrid
,,The world cup is not a tournament for big changes,” said Dalic. ,,I rely on my tried and trusted men, and I’ve got a little bit of fresh blood is added. It is time to make the dream of Croatia.”
Croatia has been for many years a strong team with well known players such as Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic, Mario Mandzukic, Ivan Perisic and Dejan Lovren. Vedran Corluka is also in the selection, although the 97-fold international with a kuitblessure faces. Dalic has, therefore, of the 24 players selected, of whom there is still a need to lose weight for the world cup. If Corluka fit in time, it will probably go between Caleta-Car and midfielder Filip Bradaric.
,,It is a race against the clock, I hope that Vedran make,” said Dalic about the 32-year-old defender from Lokomotiv Moscow. ,,However, I also want no risks with him.” Croatia affects Argentina, Nigeria and Iceland in group D. In the run-up to the world cup practice, the Croatians against Brazil (3 June), and Senegal (June 8).