Photo: Dail Mail Written by Joe Pielago CroatianSports.com's rookie reporter Joe Pielago attended Tuesday night’s Tottenham Hotspur vs. Los Angeles Galaxy friendly at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California in search of Spurs new manager, Andres Villas-Boas', honest opinion on Luka Modrić and his future at the club. Numerous rumors have been flying around about … [Read more...] about What’s up with Modric?
Photo: REX Features The Telegraph has reported that Croatian star midfielder Luka Modrić has not yet attended Tottenham Hotspur training this summer and will not join the team on their North American tour. In response to Modrić's absence, Spurs management have fined the Croatian £80,000, which could grow if he doesn't join the club soon. It seems as if Modrić has … [Read more...] about Modrić putting his foot down
Photo: Reuters After multiple unimpressive attempts at goal by the Tottenham offense in Wednesday night's match versus Bolton, Luka Modrić finally got Spurs on the board in the 37th minute following a corner kick, blasting the ball from 26 yards out into the top-right corner of the net. The goal gave Tottenham a 1-0 lead going into halftime, with Spurs seeking a top-4 finish … [Read more...] about Modrić Scores Wunder-Goal vs. Bolton
Photo:AP CroatianSports.com caught up with lifelong Tottenham Hotspur fan and 2-time NBA MVP Steve Nash after the Phoenix Suns 103-86 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers Wednesday night at Staples Center. Nash stated that he would be happy with acquiring current Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho for the same position at Tottenham if Harry Redknapp left for the England … [Read more...] about Nash: “Spurs Not In Top 4 Without Modrić”
Photo: TheFA.com Same celebration. Different game. Don't let the picture deceive you; three days after his goal against Swansea, Nikica Jelavić is celebrating again. This time he slammed home past Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet in the 24th minute off a fantastic cross from teammate Magaye Gueye. The near post one-timer was cool and collected as Jelavić didn't … [Read more...] about Jelavić Strikes Again!
Photo:LA Galaxy Tottenham Hotspur announced today that they will be coming back to the States for a two-game American tour to play MLS champions Los Angeles Galaxy at The Home Depot Center (July 24th) and New York Red Bulls at Red Bull Arena (July 31st). But before you go out and start buying tickets for either of these two friendlies, just know that Luka Modrić and/or … [Read more...] about TOTTENHAM COMING STATESIDE…
Photo: COYS Chelsea wanted it. Luka Modrić wanted it. But Tottenham would not sell their little Croatian magician. Everything is 'hunky dory' at White Hart Lane at the moment, with Spurs on track to make their second Champions League appearance in three years and a possible FA Cup to cap off their campaign, however there was a time in August 2011 when Modrić and … [Read more...] about What if Modrić went to Chelsea?
Photo: PA The Luka Modrić transfer carousel has begun...again! This time it's European giants and world renown club Manchester United. Goal.com has reported that the Red Devils will try to woo the Croatian midfielder away from White Hart Lane in the upcoming transfer window when it opens on January 1st, 2012. This is no news for Modrić. After three bids from Chelsea … [Read more...] about UNITED INTEREST IN MODRIĆ
'SUNDAY NIGHT LIVE' with CroatianSports.com (12/18/2011) Join Team CroatianSports.com tonight for our weekly LIVE Ustream broadcast. Tonight we will be discussing possible winter transfers of Croatian players in January as well as all the nominees for the year-end CroatianSports.com award show. We look forward to all your questions and comments, LIVE! 9PM (ET) 6PM (PST) … [Read more...] about SUNDAY NIGHT ‘LIVE’ @ 9PM(ET) 6PM(PST)