The Croatian-national was quietly cheering on her team this morning while keeping an eye on the semifinal between her homeland and England on her computer at work.
Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic said his team faces a "daunting task" to beat France in the World Cup final after their 2-1 victory over England in extra time on Wednesday.
Asked for the reasons behind Croatia's comeback, Dalic said: "Because we were the better team in all segments of the game".
England don't have a Modric - few teams do - but they have to learn how to control games better against top-class teams. And they're just thinking, "we'll get behind these lads". We knew what they were doing and where.
Harry Kane confirmed his reputation as a striker of high quality and John Stones looks to be developing into the class act so many have expected for so long.
"This is fantastic. Two players played with half a leg, but it didn't show".
Dalic didn't make Croatia's first change until the 95th minute, when he replaced Ivan Strinic with Josip Pivaric. "It shows we can be up here".
NPR's sports correspondent Tom Goldman says today's match is being played against a political backdrop.
The Duke of Cambridge, who is president of the Football Association, told the Three Lions the whole country is behind them.
While the Reds were beaten 3-1 by Real Madrid in May, the 29-year-old will be hoping for a different outcome when his nation play France in the World Cup final on Sunday (4pm).
England'sWorld Cup dream may have ended one game short of the final, but the English media are standing by their men. "As an England fan you want to see good football and the team being ruthless in both boxes and they certainly have been that". But I wonder if we are going to get the game we wanted during the group stage of England's stars against Belgium's stars. We're taking it step by step.
As expected, tonight's match proved to be an entertaining one for the neutrals and a stressful experience for English supporters, who have always been claiming that this is the year it finally comes home again.
France doesn't just have the benefit of an extra day's rest. We are facing another daunting task but we are ready for it. Fans have already started arriving at Hyde Park where 30,000 people will watch the match together and big screens are also up and running across London, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Leeds, Bristol and Brighton.
Soccer's governing body, FIFA, has invited the boys to the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday if they're well enough to attend. Local governor Narongsak Osatanakorn said Tuesday's rescue operation began just after 10am local time and involves 19 divers.
Tiffany said she was touched by the gesture, and said he purchased her the auto 'out of the kindness of his heart'. The fake Facebook profiles claim the media mogul is giving away luxury items, just for sharing his posts.
The former basketball star's body was found along a roadway in downtown Phoenix at around 2.45am Wednesday, according to reports. I hear voices in my head constantly and I don't know where they come from. "I just feel like I can't continue on".
There was a look of glee in Del Potro's sometimes sad eyes, and his lumbering between-points walk had a bit more energy to it. Del Potro finished with 77 winners to Nadal's 67 but failed to convert any of his five break points in the fifth set.
Here are some of the factors that have contributed to the worst rain-related disaster in Japan in over two decades. Manufacturers Mazda and Daihatsu said they had suspended work at plants in three prefectures.
About 48 patients at the hospital died in unusual circumstances over a three-month period in 2016, including five in a single day. When they examined all of the nurses' uniforms, they found the chemicals around a pocket on Kuboki's uniform.
He hit 28 aces against Federer, saved 9 of 12 break points and managed to hold his own in the rare, lengthy baseline rallies. Djokovic defeated 24 seed Kei Nishikori in four sets on Wednesday at Wimbledon , 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, to advance.
The path out is considered especially complicated because of twists and turns in narrow flooded passages. Each person will be accompanied by 2 divers to swim underwater as some sections are flooded.
Lawyer: Stormy Daniels arrested at OH strip club
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Overwatch League comes to ESPN, Disney and ABC
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British woman dies after Novichok nerve agent poisoning
Her partner Charlie Rowley, 45, is still in a critical condition after the couple fell ill in Amesbury , Wiltshire, last Saturday. Police say they don't think Sturgess and Rowley visited any of the locations decontaminated after the Skripals' poisoning.
Anderson into Wimbledon semi finals
Federer was completely out of sorts by now and his uncharacteristic struggles on his forehand didn't improve in the fourth set. But Anderson is not letting his thoughts run away, drawing on his experience of reaching the final of last year's US Open.
Croatia were lions, says Mario Mandzukic
England are Croatia's opponents in the final four of the tournament as they bid to reach their first final. Croatia's Ivan Perisic tied the score in the 68th minute with his fourth goal of the tournament.
Israel strikes military positions in Golan Heights
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Kings not interested in Marcus Smart
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