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Barcelona team news: Rakitic benched as Catalans face Olympiakos

The Croatia star is rested and will not start at Camp Nou, with Paulinho picked to play alongside Andres Iniesta and Sergio Busquets in the middle

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Fixtures, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Fixtures, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Fixtures, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Fixtures, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Fixtures, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Fixtures, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

FIFA World Cup European Play-Off Draw

Soccer Football - FIFA World Cup European Play-Off Draw - Zurich, Switzerland - October 17, 2017 (From L-R) Republic of Ireland Martin O’Neill, Gabriele Oriali, Greece coach Michael Skibbe, Northern Ireland coach Michael O’Neill, Mexican presenter Vanessa Huppenkothen, Fernando Hierro, Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic, Sweden coach Janne Andersson, Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic pose after the draw REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Teams, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

UEFA World Cup play-offs: Teams, dates, draw & everything you need to know

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

Still alive: Teams chasing World Cup spots through playoffs

Croatia's Andrej Kramaric, centre, celebrates with his teammates after scoring the first goal during the World Cup Group I qualifying soccer match between Ukraine and Croatia at the Olympiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)

Netherlands join England, Germany and Spain in top Nations League division

Iceland and Croatia will also join Europe's biggest footballing countries in the top division of UEFA's new international competition

What and when are the UEFA play-offs for World Cup 2018?

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

What and when are the UEFA play-offs for World Cup 2018?

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

What and when are the UEFA play-offs for World Cup 2018?

The likes of the Republic of Ireland, Croatia and Italy are looking to qualify for next summer's finals in Russia through a one-off, do-or-die tie

Iceland qualifies for World Cup for first time

Ukraine's head coach Andriy Shevchenko listens a national anthem ahead of the World Cup Group I qualifying soccer match between Ukraine and Croatia at the Olympiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)

Iceland qualifies for World Cup for first time

Croatia's players pose for a team photo prior to the World Cup Group I qualifying soccer match between Ukraine and Croatia at the Olympiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia - NSC Olimpiyskiy, Kiev, Ukraine - October 9, 2017 Croatia’s Andrej Kramaric celebrates scoring their first goal with team mates REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia - NSC Olimpiyskiy, Kiev, Ukraine - October 9, 2017 Ukraine’s Yevhen Konoplyanka reacts REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia - NSC Olimpiyskiy, Kiev, Ukraine - October 9, 2017 Croatia’s Ivan Perisic in action with Ukraine’s Marlos REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia - NSC Olimpiyskiy, Kiev, Ukraine - October 9, 2017 Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Ukraine vs Croatia - NSC Olimpiyskiy, Kiev, Ukraine - October 9, 2017 Croatia’s Luka Modric warms up before the match REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

LIVE SCORES: All the goals as they go in

Wales face Republic of Ireland while Spain, Italy, Croatia & Serbia are all in World Cup qualifying action - follow it all with Goal!

LIVE SCORES: All the goals as they go in

Wales face Republic of Ireland while Spain, Italy, Croatia & Serbia are all in World Cup qualifying action - follow it all with Goal!

LIVE SCORES: All the goals as they go in

Wales face Republic of Ireland while Spain, Italy, Croatia & Serbia are all in World Cup qualifying action - follow it all with Goal!

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia training session

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia training session - Kiev, Ukraine - October 8, 2017. Croatia's players attend a training session. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia training session

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia training session - Kiev, Ukraine - October 8, 2017. Croatia's players attend a training session. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia news conference

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia news conference - Kiev, Ukraine - October 8, 2017. Croatia's coach Zlatko Dalic attends a news conference. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Croatia replace Cacic with Dalic ahead of final World Cup qualifier

With a play-off spot on the line, the governing body have let the 63-year-old go ahead of their final match of the campaign against Ukraine

Croatia replace Cacic with Dalic ahead of final World Cup qualifier

With a play-off spot on the line, the governing body have let the 63-year-old go ahead of their final match of the campaign against Ukraine

Croatia replace Cacic with Dalic ahead of final World Cup qualifier

With a play-off spot on the line, the governing body have let the 63-year-old go ahead of their final match of the campaign against Ukraine

Croatia sack coach Ante Cacic two days before vital final World Cup qualifier against Ukraine

Croatia sack coach Ante Cacic two days before vital final World Cup qualifier against Ukraine

Croatia sack coach Ante Cacic two days before vital final World Cup qualifier against Ukraine

'It's catastrophic' - Modric refuses to back Croatia coach after Finland draw

Friday's result leaves Ante Cacic's side at risk of missing out on World Cup qualification, prompting an outburst from their star midfielder

2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia vs Finland

Soccer Football - 2018 World Cup Qualifications - Europe - Croatia vs Finland - Stadion Gradski vrt, Osijek, Croatia - October 6, 2017 Croatia's Mario Mandzukic celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates REUTERS/Antonio Bronic TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

BAT01. Rijeka (Croatia), 06/10/2017.- Finland's defender Paulus Arajuuri (R) in action against Croatia's Duje Cop (L) during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification soccer match between Croatia and Finland in Rijeka, Croatia, 06 October 2017. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/ANTONIO BAT

BAT01. Rijeka (Croatia), 06/10/2017.- Croatia's head coach Ante Cacic reacts during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification soccer match between Croatia and Finland in Rijeka, Croatia, 06 October 2017. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/ANTONIO BAT

BAT01. Rijeka (Croatia), 06/10/2017.- Finland's forward Simon Skrabb (L) in action against Croatia's Luka Modric (R) during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification soccer match between Croatia and Finland in Rijeka, Croatia, 06 October 2017. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/ANTONIO BAT

BAT01. Rijeka (Croatia), 06/10/2017.- Finland's forward Teemu Pukki (L) in action against Croatia's Duje Cop (R) during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification soccer match between Croatia and Finland in Rijeka, Croatia, 06 October 2017. (Croacia, Mundial de Fútbol, Finlandia) EFE/EPA/ANTONIO BAT

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