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Ivan Rakitic

Born: March 10, 1988 (age 30)

Height: 6'0" (184cm)

Hometown: Mohlin, Switzerland
Nationality: Croatia Croatian

Position: Winger
Team: Barcelona (no. 7)
Ivan Rakitic
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Career History
Youth1995-2005Basel
Senior2005-2007Basel
2007-2011Schalke 04
2011-2014Sevilla
2014-Barcelona
International2007-Croatia
Sports Mole has 671 articles about Ivan Rakitic. Articles 1 to 40:
Gerard Pique celebrates his equaliser during the Supercopa de Espana between Sevilla and Barcelona on August 12, 2018
Result: Ousmane Dembele stunner sees Barcelona triumph
Ousmane Dembele scores a spectacular winner as Barcelona claim the 2018 Spanish Super Cup with a 2-1 victory over Sevilla in Morocco.
Aug 12, 22:59
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga clash with Real Madrid on May 6, 2018
Team News: Lionel Messi captains Barcelona in Spanish Super Cup
Lionel Messi starts for Barcelona for the first time since being named as the club's new captain in their Spanish Super Cup clash with Sevilla.
Aug 12, 19:56
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga clash with Real Madrid on May 6, 2018
Lionel Messi absent from Barcelona International Champions Cup campaign
Argentina forward Lionel Messi is not in Barcelona's squad for their pre-season tour of the United States as he recovers from playing in the 2018 World Cup.
Jul 23, 21:22
Kylian Mbappe celebrates scoring his side's fourth during the World Cup final between France and Croatia on July 15, 2018
Result: France beat Croatia in thrilling final to win 2018 World Cup
France win their second World Cup title courtesy of a thrilling 4-2 win over Croatia in the final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
Jul 15, 17:53
Kylian Mbappe scores the opener during the World Cup group game between France and Peru on June 21, 2018
Team News: France, Croatia teams as expected for 2018 World Cup final
There are no surprises in either the France or Croatia team for Sunday's 2018 World Cup final in Moscow.
Jul 15, 14:32
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic in action with Nigeria's Odion Ighalo in the World Cup group-stage match on June 16, 2018
Ivan Rakitic: 'Croatia will have millions on World Cup final pitch'
Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic believes that Croatia will have "4.5m players on the pitch" when they face France in Sunday's World Cup final.
Jul 14, 10:25
France defender Samuel Umtiti celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of his side's World Cup semi-final with Belgium on July 10, 2018
Preview: World Cup final: France vs. Croatia - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full match preview of the 2018 World Cup final between France and Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
Jul 13, 15:46
Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic scores the winning goal in the World Cup semi-final against England on July 11, 2018
Zlatko Dalic: 'We were better than England'
Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic insists that his team deserved to make the final of the 2018 World Cup.
Jul 12, 09:12
England manager Gareth Southgate watches on during training ahead of the 2018 World Cup
Gareth Southgate "immensely proud" of young England side at World Cup
Gareth Southgate says that he is "immensely proud" of how his young England side played at the 2018 World Cup following their semi-final defeat to Croatia.
Jul 11, 22:49
England manager Gareth Southgate on June 2, 2018
Preview: Croatia vs. England - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full match preview ahead of England's World Cup semi-final against Croatia in Moscow.
Jul 10, 12:07
Russia's Denis Cheryshev celebrates after scoring during his side's World Cup Group A clash with Saudi Arabia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow
Team News: Russia recall Denis Cheryshev against Croatia
Russia recall Denis Cheryshev for their World Cup quarter-final clash with Croatia.
Jul 7, 17:51
Denmark's Mathias Jorgensen fouls France's Antoine Griezmann prompting referee Sandro Ricci to award the Denmark player a yellow card on June 26, 2018
Nicolai Jorgensen subjected to death threats after missing penalty
The Danish Football Association reports death threats made against Nicolai Jorgensen to the police following the striker's missed penalty in the loss to Croatia.
Jul 3, 14:41
 Croatia's Ante Rebic celebrates with teammates after scoring their first goal in the game against Argentina on June 21, 2018
Result: Croatia hold nerve to beat Denmark on penalties in World Cup last 16
Croatia beat Denmark 3-2 on penalties following a 1-1 draw after extra time to set up a World Cup quarter-final against Russia.
Jul 1, 21:50
Iceland and Croatia line up for the match on June 26, 2018
Team News: Mario Mandzukic leads Croatia line against Denmark
Mario Mandzukic leads the Croatia line in Sunday's 2018 World Cup last-16 clash with Denmark.
Jul 1, 18:06
 Croatia's Ante Rebic celebrates with teammates after scoring their first goal in the game against Argentina on June 21, 2018
Preview: Croatia vs. Denmark - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the World Cup last-16 clash between Croatia and Denmark.
Jun 30, 18:35
Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar in action during the World Cup warm-up match against Croatia at Anfield on June 3, 2018
Ivan Rakitic: 'Neymar's form is improving at World Cup'
Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic expects Neymar to return to his best form in the latter stages of the World Cup, having taken time to get going in Russia.
Jun 29, 18:13
Argentina's Diego Maradona lifts the World Cup trophy after helping his team to the 1986 title
Diego Maradona 'requests meeting with Argentina players before final group game'
Diego Maradona reportedly asks for a meeting with the Argentina national team before their final group game against Nigeria on Tuesday.
Jun 24, 20:58
Croatia's Ivan Rakitic in action with Nigeria's Odion Ighalo in the World Cup group-stage match on June 16, 2018
Report: Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic on Manchester United radar
Manchester United are reportedly considering a move for Barcelona and Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic this summer.
Jun 23, 13:47
Croatia's Luka Modric celebrates with Sime Vrsaljko after scoring their second goal against Argentina on June 21, 2018
Luka Modric: 'Croatia must stay focused'
Croatia captain Luka Modric insists that his side must remain focused after reaching the World Cup knockout stages with a 3-0 defeat of Argentina.
Jun 22, 10:51
Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic reacts during the match against Argentina on June 21, 2018
Zlatko Dalic praises Croatia performance against Argentina
Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic is full of praise for his side after their comfortable 3-0 victory against Argentina on Thursday evening.
Jun 21, 22:02
Argentina's Lionel Messi during the match against Croatia on June 21, 2018
Pablo Zabaleta: 'Argentina were really poor and disappointing against Croatia'
Former Argentina international Pablo Zabaleta slams his country's performance in their 3-0 defeat to Croatia on Thursday night.
Jun 21, 21:44
 Croatia's Ante Rebic celebrates with teammates after scoring their first goal in the game against Argentina on June 21, 2018
Result: Croatia humiliate Argentina to progress into second round of World Cup
Croatia produce a standout performance in Group D at the 2018 World Cup in order to beat Argentina 3-0 and qualify from the second round of the tournament.
Jun 21, 20:53
Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli on May 30, 2018
Live Commentary: Argentina 0-3 Croatia - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage of the 2018 World Cup in Russia as Argentina fall to a humiliating 3-0 defeat at the hands of Croatia in Group D.
Jun 21, 18:00
John Stones in action with Odion Ighalo during the international friendly between England and Nigeria at Wembley on June 2, 2018
Team News: Odion Ighalo leads line for Nigeria against Croatia
Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo leads the line for Nigeria's 2018 World Cup opener against Croatia in Kaliningrad.
Jun 16, 19:03
Nigeria's John Obi Mikel warms up ahead of his side's international friendly with England at Wembley on June 2, 2018
John Obi Mikel: 'Croatia will provide tough test'
Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel says that his team will have to be at their best in order to overcome Croatia on Saturday night.
Jun 14, 18:58
Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic on November 9, 2017
Preview: Croatia vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted XIs, team news and a full match preview for the World Cup Group D clash between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium.
Jun 14, 12:41
The Croatian team line up ahead of their international friendly with Brazil at Anfield on June 3, 2018
World Cup preview: Croatia
Ahead of this summer's World Cup in Russia, Sports Mole previews Croatia's chances as they bid to get out of the group stages for the first time since 1998.
Jun 13, 11:00
The Argentina team line up before their friendly game with Haiti on May 29, 2018
World Cup preview: Argentina
Ahead of this summer's World Cup in Russia, Sports Mole previews Argentina's chances of going one better than four years ago, when they were beaten in the final.
Jun 13, 10:30
Croatia's Dejan Lovren gestures at the end of the match against Brazil on June 3, 2018
Liverpool's Dejan Lovren named in Croatia's final World Cup squad
Liverpool's Dejan Lovren is named alongside several stars of European football in Croatia's final squad for the World Cup.
Jun 4, 12:28
Andres Iniesta in action for Barcelona in December 2016
Result: Barcelona beat Real Sociedad on Andres Iniesta's farewell
Philippe Coutinho scores the only goal of the game as Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 1-0 in Andres Iniesta's farewell appearance for the Spanish champions.
May 20, 21:42
Ernesto Valverde takes Barcelona training on February 19, 2018
Result: Barcelona lose nine-goal thriller at Levante
Barcelona's hopes of finishing the 2017-18 La Liga campaign unbeaten end courtesy of an incredible 5-4 loss at Levante.
May 13, 21:36
Lionel Messi in action for Barcelona on January 28, 2018
Result: Barcelona brush Villarreal aside to close in on unbeaten La Liga campaign
Barcelona thrash Villarreal 5-1 at the Camp Nou to close in on an historic unbeaten La Liga campaign.
May 9, 20:52
Lionel Messi in action for Barcelona on January 28, 2018
Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the La Liga action as Barcelona welcome rivals Real Madrid as the sides meet in El Clasico at the Camp Nou.
May 4, 18:51
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos in action during his side's Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur
Combined XI: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid
Ahead of the final El Clasico showdown of the season, Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI using players from both sides of the divide.
May 4, 10:55
Andres Iniesta in action for Barcelona in December 2016
Ivan Rakitic: 'Andres Iniesta decision must be respected'
Ivan Rakitic is unsure whether Andres Iniesta will prolong his stay at Barcelona beyond the summer but admits that he hopes to see the Spaniard remain.
Apr 22, 21:20
Lionel Messi in action for Barcelona on January 28, 2018
Preview: Sevilla vs. Barcelona - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Copa del Rey final action as Barcelona take on Sevilla at the Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid.
Apr 19, 15:50
Ivan Rakitic in action for Barcelona on February 20, 2018
Ivan Rakitic cleared to return to action for Copa del Rey final
Ivan Rakitic is back in contention for Barcelona's Copa del Rey final meeting with Sevilla after recovering from a minor operation on his finger.
Apr 19, 15:36
Ivan Rakitic in action for Barcelona on February 20, 2018
Report: Ivan Rakitic pondering Manchester United move
A report claims that Ivan Rakitic will inform Manchester United next month whether he is interested in joining from Barcelona.
Apr 12, 14:02
Ivan Rakitic in action for Barcelona on February 20, 2018
Ivan Rakitic to undergo surgery following finger fracture
Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic will undergo surgery on his left hand, after the Croatian suffered a fracture during his side's Champions League clash with Roma.
Apr 11, 19:57
Andre Gomes in action for Barcelona in 2016
Andre Gomes 'not thinking' about summer exit from Barcelona
Andre Gomes insists that he is 'enjoying himself' at Barcelona amid reports in the Spanish press that he is seeking a move out of the club in the summer.
Apr 8, 20:49

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