Niko Kovac's Croatia succumbed to an embarrassing defeat at the hands of Croatia. Two strikes from Jo Inge Berget put Norway n cloud nine, as the Scandinavian side find themselve in second position, a point ahead of their opposition. Kovac will have to still more determination in his side, as Croatia have to win both games in order to keep their hopes of automatic qualification alive

According to Tuttosport, Juventus have joined Manchester United in the race for Mandzukic with Buffon making contact with the striker during their recent Euro 2016 qualifying match, urging him to join the Champions League runners-up Mandzukic is certain to leave Atletico Madrid this season after just one year under Diego Simeone, with the Madrid club on the verge of securing a coupe with Carlos Tevez and Luciano Vietto making a move to the Calderon. Manchester United have been heavily linked with a move for the Croatian, but, Juventus have thrown their hat in the ring for the forward following reports of exits of both, Fernando Llorente and Carlos Tevez. According to Tuttosports, Buffon tracked Mandzukic down as he was getting on the bus after Italy played Croatia in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. And while it was thought that the 37-year-old was preparing to confront Mandzukic over a clash that left him needing 10 stitches, Buffon actually had a conversation urging the player to join Juventus. The four minute conversation […]

According to latest transfer news reports Mario Mandzukic has been linked with a possible move to Manchester United. If media reports are to be believed  the striker may move away from Atletico Madrid, who do not see the Croatian front-man in their plans for the future. Despite two successful spells at Bayern München, Mario Mandzukic was not favoured by Guardiola, who saw Polish striker, Robert Lewandowski, as a more adequate no. 9. Since then, Mandzukic made the switch to then Spanish champions, Atletico Madrid, for a rumoured €22.8 Million. Since then, the power centre-forward has scored 20 goals in 42 appearances for Los Rojiblancos. Despite initial hiccups, Mandzukic began to hit form in late 2014, including a prolific hattrick against Olympiakos in the Champions League group stage. Despite being Atleti’s top-scorer in Europe, his paltry return of 12 goals in 30 games during the domestic campaign did not bode well with Diego Simeone. There have been talks of fall-outs with coaching staff and he failed […]