Dinamo pulled off a miracle last week in Spain, defeating Real Betis 1-0 in the 1st leg of their Conference League playoff match. There weren't many chances on goal by either side but Petković was able to convert a 2nd half penalty kick to give Dinamo their first ever win on Spanish soil. If Dinamo can pull off a draw or better Thursday night at Maksimir, they will find … [Read more...] about Dinamo Eliminate La Liga Side Real Betis 2-1 To Reach Sweet 16 Of Conference League!
Not much change at the top of the HNL table this week. Rijeka easily dismissed Lokomotiva 4-0 to stay two points in front of Hajduk. Hajduk needed two 2nd half goals to beat Rudeš on the road. Livaja opened the scoring off a header in front of the net. Rijeka 4-0 Lokomotiva Rudeš 0-2 Hajduk Slaven 1-1 Istra Osijek 3-0 Gorica Dinamo 1-0 Varaždin … [Read more...] about HNL Week 23: Rijeka, Hajduk, Dinamo All Win
Dinamo Zagreb and Real Betis are facing off in the UEFA European Conference League Round of 32 in Spain. After a day of drama between Bruno Petković, Robert Jarni, and the HNS, a positive result would be massive for Dinamo ahead of the home leg. FT: Dinamo 1 - 0 Real Betis Bruno Petković opened the scoreline from the penalty spot in the 75th minute of the match, … [Read more...] about Dinamo Defeat Real Betis In Conference League Round Of 32 1st Leg, Petković Converts Penalty For 1-0 Win
Varaždin 1-0 Rudeš Saturday's Matches: Lokomotiva vs. Dinamo Zagreb Istra 1-0 Osijek Sunday's Matches: Gorica vs. Rijeka Hajduk vs. Slaven … [Read more...] about HNL Week 22: Rijeka, Hajduk Hold Serve; Dinamo Drop Points To Lokomotiva
Osijek 1-1 Hajduk Rijeka 3-0 Istra Dinamo Zagreb 2-0 Gorica Slaven 4-0 Rudeš Lokomotiva 0-0 Varaždin … [Read more...] about HNL Week 21: Rijeka, Dinamo Win As Hajduk Draw In Osijek
In a recent poll on the CroatianSports.com Twitter, we asked which club are favorites to win the 2024 HNL league title. This question was asked following Rijeka's 2-1 victory over Hajduk at Poljud this past weekend. Hajduk and Rijeka are tied atop the league table on points with Dinamo trailing both by four points with a game in hand. Hajduk edged out Rijeka by 4% in the … [Read more...] about Are Hajduk Favorites To Win The HNL In 2024?
Varaždin 1-2 Slaven All eyes were on Slaven Belupo's attack on Friday after their top striker, Arber Hoxha, departed for Dinamo over the winter window. Despite the speculations on if Slaven could generate an attack after now losing both Crnac and Hoxha within a span of months, Slaven was able to edge out Varaždin in a 2-1 victory at the Stadion Varteks in Varaždin. As for … [Read more...] about HNL Round 20: Rijeka Come Back To Defeat Hajduk At Poljud, Take Top Spot In HNL
Dinamo vs Lokomotiva (0-3) Dinamo looked to start their new year fresh after a rocky start to the 23/24 season with a match that almost everyone considered an easy win. Lokomotiva took the first points of 2024 thanks to a 3-0 upset victory over Dinamo Tuesday night at Maksimir. Tuesday's loss snapped Dinamo's run of form coming into the new year, ending a 7-game streak … [Read more...] about HNL Is Back! Rijeka And Dinamo Return With Polarizing Results
With the midpoint of the HNL reached back in December and the winter break and transfer window in full swing, it's time to review each clubs performance so far this season. With an action packed season full of drama, twists, and upsets already halfway behind us, let's take a deep dive and assign letter grades to each club this season. Hajduk Split (1st): A Hajduk fans … [Read more...] about HNL Team Grades: Midseason Edition