Dinamo Zagreb

  • UEFA punishes Dinamo Zagreb for fans' racist abuse July 31, 2013

    Nyon, Switzerland: Dinamo Zagreb have been punished for fans' racist chants and must close one section of their stadium for a Champions League match on Tuesday. UEFA says its disciplinary panel also ordered the Croatian champions to pay a fine of 25,000 euros. The panel judged that Dinamo fans chanted racist abuse...
  • Tottenham agree to sign young Croatian pair July 1, 2013

    Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly agreed on a deal to sign the Croatian young pair of Alen Halilovic and Tin Jedvaj from Dinamo Zagreb. According to Sportske novosti, Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas who is known for his recognition of youth talent, is believed to have a €17.2million deal lined up for the...
  • Arsenal target Croatian wonderkid Tin Jedvaj June 22, 2013

    Arsenal are targeting a 17-year-old prodigy from Croatia, Tin Jedvaj, with a £6million bid as per a report published in The Sun . Jedvaj, who plays for Dinamo Zagreb as a defender, is touted to be the next big thing from Croatis since Real Madrid's Luka Modric. It is learned that...
  • Schalke, Dynamo Kiev play out 1-1 draws December 5, 2012

    Montpellier: Schalke clinched top spot in Group B of the Champions League ahead of struggling Arsenal after withstanding strong pressure in the second half to earn a 1-1 draw at French champion Montpellier. Arsenal's 2-1 loss at Greek side Olympiakos ensured Schalke finished two points clear of the 2006 finalist. Schalke...
  • Porto beat Dinamo Zagreb 3-0 in Champions League November 22, 2012

    Porto: FC Porto beat Dinamo Zagreb 3-0 in the Champions League on Wednesday to set up a decider with Paris Saint-Germain in two weeks' time for the top spot in Group A. Group leader Porto, undefeated so far, have 13 points to 12 for the second-place French club. They meet...
  • Ibrahimovic relishing playmaker's role at PSG November 7, 2012

    Paris: Paris St Germain's top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic proved an inspired playmaker in his side's 4-0 thrashing of Dinamo Zagreb in Champions League Group A on Tuesday. The former AC Milan forward gave up his usual striking role at the Parc des Princes but rescued his team from a deeper...
  • Over 100 fans arrested before Dinamo Zagreb-PSG match November 7, 2012

    Paris: French police had detained over 100 fans here before the Champions League match on Tuesday between Dinamo Zagreb and Paris Saint Germain. Police arrested 104 Croatian fans Tuesday at a Parisian hotel. Another 21 were detained the night before after supporters of the two teams clashed in street fights...
  • Ibrahimovic stars as PSG thrash Dinamo 4-0 November 7, 2012

    Paris: Zlatan Ibrahimovic showed he can create goals just as well as score them by setting up all four as Paris Saint-Germain thrashed a shoddy Dinamo Zagreb team 4-0 in the Champions League on Tuesday. Ibrahimovic spent much of the match walking around and hardly broke into a sweat, but...
  • PSG beat Dinamo Zagreb 2-0 in Champions League October 25, 2012

    Zagreb: Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Jeremy Menez gave Paris Saint-Germain a 2-0 win at Dinamo Zagreb on Wednesday, inflicting a ninth successive loss in the Champions League for the Croatian team. Ibrahimovic missed two chances before scoring in the 33rd minute after receiving a pass from Menez. The French winger scored...
  • Schalke beat Olympiakos, Malaga overcome Zenit September 19, 2012

    Piraeus, Greece: Benedikt Hoewedes and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scored on Tuesday to give Schalke a 2-1 win against Olympiakos in the group stage opener of the Champions League. Hoewedes headed in a corner from Jefferson Farfan in the 41st minute. That came only moments after Schalke's Greek defender, Kyriakos Papadopoulos, had a...