Croatia Euro 2016 Squad
Croatia’s Euro 2016 squad? Croatia’s way to the European Championship has not been too tough. The Croats have a strong and good team that managed to obtain results in the qualification matches against good teams like Italy and Norway, which meant that they eventually finished second, although only one point ahead of third-place Norway. This meant that Croatia managed to get straight to the group stage phase in France. Here you will find information about the formation of Croatia in the European Championship in 2016 in France.
Croatia’s Euro 2016 squad
Ante Cacic, coach of the Croatia national football team, has had to sit and pick the players he wants to bring to the European Championships in France and to represent Croatia. The preliminary Croatian Championship squad consists of players who represent many different clubs and countries. Everything from Serie A in Italy, the English Premier League to La Liga and Liga Premjer in Russia. It has all been some surprises in the Croatian squad and when the tournament kicks off well we will see if those taking chances pays off or it turns out to have been a less good idea.
- Odds to win the Euro 2016 (winning odds): 67.00
- Odds to advancing from the group: 1.25
- Odds to win Group: 4.50
- Odds will end last in the group: 8.00
EM group: Group D
Coach: Ante Cacic
These are the players who make up the Croatian Euro 2016 squad. Croatia’s European Championship squad consists of and 20 outfield players and 3 goalkeepers. It is these players who are some of Croatia’s best football players and will be fighting in the country’s name.
Goalkeepers: Danijel Subasic (Monaco), Lovre Kalinic (Hajduk Split), Ivan Vargic (Rijeka), Dominik Liva Kovic (Dinamo Zagreb).
Defenders: Vedran Corluka (Lokomotiv Moscow), Darijo Srna (Shakhtar Donetsk), Domagoj Vida (Dynamo Kiev), šime vrsaljko (Sassuolo), Gordon Schildenfeld (Dinamo Zagreb), Ivan Strinić (Napoli), Tin Jedvaj (Bayer Leverkusen), Duje Caleta-Car (Red Bull Salzburg).
Midfielders: Luka Modric (Real Madrid), Ivan Rakitic (Barcelona), Mateo Kovacic (Real Madrid), Marcelo Brozovic (Inter Milan), Milan Badelj (Fiorentina), Ivan Perisic (Inter Milan), Alen Halilovic (Sporting Gijon), Domagoj Antolic (Dinamo Zagreb), Marko Rog (Dinamo Zagreb) Ante Coric (Dinamo Zagreb).
Forwards: Mario Mandzukic (Juventus), Nikola Kalinic (Fiorentina), Marko Pjaca (Dinamo Zagreb), Duje Cop (Dinamo Zagreb), Andrei Kramarić (Leicester).
Croatia top scorer in Euro 2016 qualifiers (incl qualifying and Playoff:
Ivan Perišić: 6 Goals
Croatian players in Euro 2016 Squad that determine
Luka Modric: Modric is a strong profile in the Croatian national team and the one that controls the entire midfield, thus indirectly most of the match. His wit and understanding of the game is like magic to enjoy and he will certainly contribute to his team’s success.
Alen Halilovic: Halilovic is only 19 years old but could make his first real championship this summer. Currently on loan to Sporting Gijon Barcelona predicted he would have a future and could become a really good midfielder.
Croatia games in Euro 2016
Croatia plays in Group D, which means that their big competition is Spain, Turkey and the Czech Republic. A really tough group that will bring many surprises and for Croatia, just hang in there and do their best, so hopefully the results their way. A strong opening match against Turkey is definitely winnable.
Croatia European Championship matches in France
When Croatia play their first match in the Euro 2016 Croatia’s first European Championship match against Turkey Saturday, June 12, 2016 at 15:00 at the Parc des Princes in Paris. Croatia next match in the European Euro 2016 is Friday, June 17, 2016 at 21: 00 against the Czech Republic at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard in Saint-Etienne.
Which teams have Croatia in their European Championship group? Croatia play in the European Championship Group Group D. The team that plays in Group D in addition to Croatia are Spain, Czech Republic and Turkey. For dates and game times for the matches against Croatia, Albania, Romania and France, see our EURO 2016 schedule article! Here you will find all the details about every game at the tournament.
Frequently asked questions about Croatia Euro 2016
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