Nikola Kalinic has rejected a World Cup runners-up medal gifted him by his teammates and coaching staff. He was offered a second-place medal but told Sportske Novosti.
Kalinic, who was sent back home after Croatia's opening match, said that he can not accept the runners-up medal because he played no part in his country's road to the final in Russian Federation. Photo Credit: Getty Images.
Kalinic reportedly refused to come on as a substitute in Croatia's opening 2-0 win over Nigeria due to a back problem, and was subsequently dismissed by coach Zlatko Dalic.
"Thanks for the medal, but I didn't play in Russian Federation", he told Sportske Novosti.
The Blazers boss Dalic was bitter with the attitude put out by the former Blackburn player, having encountered a similar incident against Brazil in a pre-World Cup game and in a training session.
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D'après M6 Info et BFM TV, Alexandre Benalla devait se marier ce samedi mais l'événement a été annulé vu sa privation de liberté. La garde à vue d'Alexandre Benalla avait commencé dans la matinée du vendredi 20 juillet.
Kalinic's absence from the Croatia squad left them with just one designated striker for the remainder of the competition, with Mario Mandzukic rising to the challenge of being the sole option up front, scoring three times in six appearances, including a goal in the final.
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L'opposition a maintenu une forte pression sur l'exécutif pour obtenir des explications sur le rôle d'Alexandre Benalla . Une affaire dans l'affaire pour laquelle trois hauts gradés de la police vont également être présentés à un juge.
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Opponents of Mr Macron have accused him of trying to cover up the attacks, and have also called for Benalla to be imprisoned. Labour unions hold demonstrations every year on May 1 in France and clashes with police are not uncommon.
Son domicile d'Issy-les-Moulineaux, dans le Hauts-de-Seine, a également été perquisitionné dans la journée de samedi. C'est grâce à lui qu'Alexandre Benalla a pu se procurer un casque, un brassard et une radio.
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House Committee of Veterans Affairs, which he serves as chairman, has begun hearings on a so-called "Forever G.I. She said Trump's "frightened fawning over Putin is an embarrassment and a grave threat to our democracy".
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