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The Daily Drool: Niko Kranjčar

29 May

Attacking midfielder/winger Niko has been playing for Tottenham Hotspur since 2009. He started his career in 2001 with Dinamo Zagreb and became their youngest captain at age 17.  He moved on to Hajduk Split (2004-2006), Portsmouth (2006-2009).  He started with the Croatian U16 team in 2000 and moved through the ranks up to the senior team in 2004, where he remains. His father Zlatko was also a footballer, playing for Rapid Vienna and is a former manager of the Croatian National Team.