Written by James Montague Produced by Tifo Studios

Just a few weeks before the Croatian team were due to leave for the World Cup in Russia, the national team was widely disliked, the federation despised, whilst Luka Modric had been mocked and had become something of a pantomime villain.

The reason for the public’s disdain came down to a huge corruption scandal, a court case and the name of one infamous figure: Zdravko Mamic.

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