A man familiar to Sunderland, one player linked with Manchester United and the other possibly leaving Chelsea.
Croatia missed out on qualification for the last World Cup in South Africa but they return this time having finished second to Belgium in their qualification campaign and beating Iceland in the play-offs. Their best performance was a third place in France in 1998.
Jamie Carragher wants the former Tottenham Hotspur star back in the Premier League from Real Madrid.
Real Madrid's Luka Modric will feature for Croatia this summer.
The midfielder is one of the most experienced players in the Croatia squad.
Celtic have been previously linked with potential Rangers addition Niko Kranjcar.
Dejan Lovren has been in fine form since his return from injury at the start of March.
Liverpool are counting on Dejan Lovren.
Slaven Bilic has betrayed his reputation by playing unfancied Nikica Jelavic amid West Ham United's injury crisis.
New West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic has been backed to bring 'exciting and fast' football to the Boleyn Ground by a man who has followed his career.
Liverpool are closing in on a deal for Inter Milan midfielder Mateo Kovacic, reports claim.
Everton are reportedly keen to bring Ante Rebic to Goodison Park after his wonderful World Cup performances for Croatia.
Below are the best pictures from Croatia’s win against Norway, including former Tottenham Hotspur and current Real Madrid star Luka Modric...
Tonight's World Cup curtain raiser will see hosts Brazil play Croatia and a key battle in the middle of the park could influence the outcome of the game, featuring a Tottenham Hotspur star past and present.
England and Tottenham's Harry Kane will go up against Croatia and Liverpool's Dejan Lovren.
Premier League underachievers Everton cannot afford another summer of dodgy recruitment.
Five Premier League clubs are reportedly interested in Besiktas defender Vida but Everton and West Ham United have now emerged as front-runners.
Mexico defender Hector Moreno has dismissed Luka Modric's comments that Croatia are the superior side, ahead of their final World Cup group game.
The England manager is earning more money than 30 of the other managers in Brazil this month.
Three games take place today as the knock-out stages of Euro 2016 gets underway, with two Real Madrid stars among those likely to shine.
Liverpool's Lovren is set to come up against Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane when Croatia and England meet on Wednesday.
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren could lose his place in the national team to Roma's Tin Jedvaj if his form doesn't improve, warns Croatian media.
Alleged Arsenal target Marcelo Brozovic continues to impress, as the Dinamo Zagreb midfielder scored a well taken goal for Croatia against Azerbaijan.
Brazil opened the 2014 World Cup with a 3-1 win in not such traditional fashion as Croatia stole the samba mood with a fighting performance.