WATCH: Luka Modric trains in bad weather as Croatia v Slovakia match left in doubt

Sport360 staff 12:30 16/11/2019
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Luka Modric.

Croatia trained and spoke to the media in Rijeka on Friday, on the eve of their final Euro 2020 Group E qualifier against Slovakia.

Zlatko Dalic’s side are in the driving seat, two points clear of Hungary and four ahead of Saturday’s opponents at Stadion Rujevica, although Slovakia do have a game in hand.

History is on Croatia’s side though – they have never lost a European Championship qualifier on home soil, a record that spans 34 matches over 25 years.

And in the reverse fixture in September in Trnava, Slovakia were thumped 4-0.


The only thing that might prevent them from booking their place at Euro 2020 on Saturday is the weather – storms are predicted for the region and there is a risk that the game could be called off.









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