An anonymous Croatian newspaper reporter has revealed that Zeljko Kerum, Croatia's retail king and owner of the Kerum supermarket chain, is interested in buying Hajduk Split. He is a very wealthy and popular man in Croatia, especially in Dalmacija. Kerum is thinking about running for mayor of Split and just purchased a $17 million private jet. That's the kind of year he is … [Read more...] about KERUM TO BUY HAJDUK???
First off, I'd just like to apologize for getting this post up so late. I just finished watching the game on Croatian satellite in America as the match was shown on tape delay. So as we all already know, Hajduk beat Dinamo yesterday 2-0. To the normal fan it could only be seen as one game in a long season between two hated rivals. But it was much more than that. This was a … [Read more...] about HAJDUK COMES THROUGH IN STATEMENT GAME
The classic Croatian derby returns as Hajduk Split travels north to visit 'good' friends Dinamo in Zagreb. And the only thing I can guarantee is that the stands will look like the picture above. So what will we learn this time around? Has Hajduk matured? How will Mirko Hrgović react playing against his former team? Will Dinamo remain the Croatian Prva Liga 'Daddy'? All … [Read more...] about HAJDUK- DINAMO DERBY
Slobodna Dalmacija is reporting that many Croatians in Dalmacija, especially Split, want Croatian qualifiers played at the Poljud now that the undefeated competitive streak has been broken at Maksimir in Zagreb. This is really the only opportunity that Split has to lure Croatian FA representatives into making a switch of home grounds for the team- even if it's only a few … [Read more...] about CAN POLJUD BECOME THE NEW MAKSIMIR?
Here are the results for August 31st... Croatia Sesvete [1 - 1] Cibalia Vinkovci Dinamo Zagreb [2 - 1] Varteks Varaždin HNK Šibenik [1 - 1] NK Zagreb Inter Zaprešić [3 - 1] NK Zadar NK Rijeka [2 - 0] Slaven Belupo NK Osijek [1 - 2] Hajduk Split It appears that Hajduk is back on track after the UEFA Cup Deportivo loss earlier in the week as they posted a … [Read more...] about HNL 6TH ROUND RESULTS
Here's who the Croatian teams and other clubs around Europe with Croatian players on their rosters will be playing in the UEFA Cup first round. The winners of these 2-legged home and away matches will qualify for the 'Group Stage'. The real tournament begins now- it's just a shame that Hajduk couldn't join in on the fun. The first leg will be played September … [Read more...] about UEFA CUP 1ST ROUND SET
Dinamo Zagreb [6-0] Cibalia Vinkovci HNK Šibenik [1-0] NK Zadar Inter Zaprešić [3-2] Croatia Sesvete NK Osijek [2-1] Varteks Varaždin Slaven Belupo [2-0] NK Zagreb NK Rijeka [3-1] Hajduk Split Questions and Comments... Mario Mandžukić had a hat trick for Dinamo as they bounced back with a nice win after the loss earlier in … [Read more...] about 4TH ROUND HNL RESULTS
Slaven Belupo managed a respectable loss in Greece to Aris Thessaloniki today. With no score at halftime, Aris finally pulled away in the 55th minute with a goal by Spaniard, Sergio Koke. Slaven is going to have to score some goals in the return match if they want to extend their UEFA Cup run. On the other side of Europe, Hajduk grinded out a 0-0 draw in Spain to Deportivo. … [Read more...] about UEFA CUP UPDATE
Croatia Sesvete [0-1]Dinamo Zagreb Cibalia Vinkovci [2-0]HNK Šibenik Inter Zaprešić [2-2] NK Rijeka NK Zadar[2-2] NK Osijek Varteks Varaždin [2-3] Slaven Belupo NK Zagreb [3-0] Hajduk Split … [Read more...] about 3RD ROUND HNL RESULTS