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Mateo Kovacic

Born: May 6, 1994 (age 24)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Linz, Austria
Nationality: Croatia Croatian

Position: Midfielder
Team: Chelsea (no. 17)
Mateo Kovacic
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Career History
Senior2013-2015Inter Milan
2015-Real Madrid
→ 2018-Chelsea (loan)
International2013-Croatia
Sports Mole has 349 articles about Mateo Kovacic. Articles 1 to 40:
Maurizio Sarri on the touchline during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
Preview: Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Brighton & Hove Albion and Chelsea, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Dec 14, 22:20
Eden Hazard flashes a smile prior to the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on December 8, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up for their Premier League clash against Brighton & Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium.
Dec 14, 21:15
Callum Hudson-Odoi celebrates his first senior goal for Chelsea in the win over PAOK on November 29, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Videoton
Ahead of Thursday's Europa League clash between Videoton and Chelsea, Sports Mole looks at how Maurizio Sarri's side could line up in Hungary.
Dec 11, 12:15
Pep Guardiola gives orders during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 4, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's top-four showdown between Chelsea and Manchester City at Stamford Bridge, including predictions, teams news and head-to-head records.
Dec 7, 08:24
Ruben Loftus-Cheek celebrates his third goal of the night in Chelsea's 3-1 win over BATE Borisov on October 25, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Manchester City
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up for Saturday's Stamford Bridge showdown with Premier League leaders and champions Manchester City.
Dec 6, 13:06
Eden Hazard in action for Chelsea on November 4, 2018
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard 'agrees Real Madrid deal'
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard reportedly agrees personal terms with Real Madrid ahead of a possible move to the Spanish capital next summer.
Dec 5, 17:40
Mateo Kovacic in action for Chelsea on August 18, 2018
Chelsea 'open talks over permanent Mateo Kovacic deal'
Chelsea reportedly open talks with Real Madrid over a permanent deal to sign Mateo Kovacic, who is currently on a season-long loan at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 5, 14:00
Mateo Kovacic in action for Chelsea on August 18, 2018
Real Madrid 'want permanent Mateo Kovacic exit'
Real Madrid are reportedly looking to offload Chelsea loanee Mateo Kovacic on a permanent basis during the January transfer window.
Dec 4, 23:56
Ross Barkley in action for Chelsea in the EFL Cup on January 24, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Wolverhampton Wanderers
Ahead of Wednesday's Premier League clash between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Chelsea, Sports Mole looks at how Maurizio Sarri's side could line up at Molineux.
Dec 3, 13:45
Maurizio Sarri on the touchline during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Wednesday's Premier League clash between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Chelsea.
Dec 3, 12:10
Alvaro Morata and Eden Hazard celebrate during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Fulham
Ahead of Sunday's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Fulham at Stamford Bridge, Sports Mole looks at how the Blues could line up.
Nov 30, 14:43
Pedro mounts Marcos Alonso after scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. Fulham - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Sunday's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Fulham at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 30, 14:18
Maurizio Sarri on the touchline during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea would not accept four years without silverware
The Blues head to Tottenham on Saturday, with Mauricio Pochettino yet to win a trophy at Spurs.
Nov 23, 22:31
Christian Eriksen in action for Tottenham Hotspur on August 27, 2018
Combined XI: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea ahead of this weekend's huge showdown between the two clubs.
Nov 22, 17:55
Olivier Giroud in action for Chelsea on September 15, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Tottenham Hotspur
Ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium, Sports Mole looks at how the visitors could line up.
Nov 22, 17:23
Generic view inside Wembley on August 5, 2018
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Premier League meeting between top-four rivals Tottenham and Chelsea.
Nov 22, 16:39
Milan Skriniar in action for Inter Milan on February 24, 2018
Chelsea 'join Manchester United in race for £70m Milan Skriniar'
Chelsea reportedly join the race to sign £70m-rated Inter Milan defender Milan Skriniar, who has been heavily linked with a January move to Manchester United.
Nov 22, 09:07
Marcus Rashford and Mateo Kovacic battle for the ball during England's goalless draw with Croatia on October 12, 2018
Preview: England vs. Croatia - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's winner-takes-all Nations League showdown between England and Croatia at Wembley, including predictions, teams news and head-to-head records.
Nov 16, 17:00
Mateo Kovacic in action for Chelsea on August 18, 2018
Mateo Kovacic reiterates happiness at Chelsea
Midfielder Mateo Kovacic says that he remains happy with his loan spell at Chelsea but reiterates that he is not thinking about his long-term future.
Nov 15, 18:05
Chelsea's Eden Hazard arrives for their game with Huddersfield Town on August 11, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Everton
Ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash between Chelsea and Everton, Sports Mole looks at how Maurizio Sarri's side could line up against the Toffees.
Nov 9, 16:50
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has a laugh during his presser on October 19, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. Everton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Sunday's Premier League clash between Chelsea and Everton.
Nov 9, 16:00
Maurizio Sarri on the touchline during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against BATE Borisov
Ahead of Thursday's Europa League clash between BATE Borisov and Chelsea, Sports Mole looks at how Maurizio Sarri's side could line up in Belarus.
Nov 6, 12:05
Maurizio Sarri on the touchline during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on November 4, 2018
Preview: BATE Borisov vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Thursday's Europa League clash between BATE Borisov and Chelsea.
Nov 6, 11:35
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri celebrates after watching his side beat Huddersfield Town on August 11, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. Crystal Palace - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's London derby between unbeaten Chelsea and out-of-form Crystal Palace, including predictions, teams news and head-to-head records.
Nov 2, 12:08
Chelsea's Eden Hazard arrives for their game with Huddersfield Town on August 11, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Crystal Palace
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up for Sunday's London derby against Crystal Palace as they look to extend their unbeaten start to 11 games.
Nov 2, 10:56
Mateo Kovacic in action for Chelsea on August 18, 2018
Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic: 'Too early to talk of Chelsea stay'
Mateo Kovacic says that it is "too early" to speak of a permanent switch from Real Madrid to Chelsea, despite admitting that he is enjoying life in West London.
Oct 29, 09:33
General view of Burnley's Turf Moor taken April 2018
Preview: Burnley vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Chelsea's trip to Burnley in the Premier League.
Oct 26, 17:38
Chelsea's Eden Hazard arrives for their game with Huddersfield Town on August 11, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Burnley
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up for their Premier League visit to Burnley, with star man Eden Hazard still a doubt due to injury.
Oct 26, 10:37
Ruben Loftus-Cheek is joined in celebration by his Chelsea teammates after netting in the 3-1 win over BATE Borisov on October 25, 2018
Result: Ruben Loftus-Cheek bags hat-trick in comfortable win against BATE Borisov
Chelsea beat BATE Borisov 3-1 at Stamford Bridge thanks to a Ruben Loftus-Cheek hat-trick, putting the Blues in total control of their Europa League group.
Oct 25, 21:54
Maurizio Sarri watches on during the pre-season friendly between Chelsea and Arsenal on August 1, 2018
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri: 'Mixed news on injury front'
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri reveals mixed news regarding injury issues in his first-team squad ahead of the Premier League clash with Manchester United.
Oct 19, 13:37
Eden Hazard celebrates getting his side's first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Cardiff City on September 15, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Manchester United
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up when they welcome Manchester United and former manager Jose Mourinho to Stamford Bridge.
Oct 18, 14:32
Marcus Rashford and Mateo Kovacic battle for the ball during England's goalless draw with Croatia on October 12, 2018
Result: England play out stalemate with Croatia in Rijeka
Marcus Rashford squanders two opportunities as England draw 0-0 with Croatia in their second UEFA Nations League outing.
Oct 12, 21:38
England defender John Stones sees his header cleared off the line in the World Cup semi-final with Croatia on July 11, 2018
Preview: Croatia vs. England - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday's UEFA Nations League match between Croatia and England, including team news, predictions and a full match preview.
Oct 11, 12:04
Croatia winger Ante Rebic reacts during his side's World Cup quarter-final with Russia
How Croatia could line up against England
Sports Mole predicts how Croatia will line up in Friday's UEFA Nations League clash with England at the Stadion HNK Rijeka.
Oct 10, 18:47
Cesc Fabregas in action for Chelsea on August 7, 2018
Cesc Fabregas 'considering Chelsea exit'
Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas reportedly tells his representatives to make contingency plans for a possible exit if he does not receive a contract extension.
Oct 4, 09:29
Daniel Sturridge is mobbed by his Liverpool teammates after equalising in the Premier League meeting with Chelsea on September 29, 2018
Result: Daniel Sturridge stunner snatches late point for Liverpool at Chelsea
Liverpool score late on at Stamford Bridge through a Daniel Sturridge strike to earn a 1-1 draw against fellow unbeaten side Chelsea.
Sep 29, 19:21
Eden Hazard celebrates getting his side's first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Cardiff City on September 15, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Liverpool
Ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge, Sports Mole looks at how the Blues could line up.
Sep 27, 14:43
Ross Barkley in action with Naby Keita during the EFL Cup clash between Chelsea and Liverpool on September 26, 2018
Combined XI: Chelsea vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from those expected to be available for Chelsea's Premier League showdown with Liverpool this weekend.
Sep 27, 14:41
Ross Barkley in action with Naby Keita during the EFL Cup clash between Chelsea and Liverpool on September 26, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the Premier League clash between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge.
Sep 27, 11:38
Ruben Loftus-Cheek in action for Chelsea in pre-season on August 3, 2018
Chelsea ace Ruben Loftus-Cheek 'suffers fresh injury setback'
Ruben Loftus-Cheek will sit out Chelsea's EFL Cup third-round tie with Liverpool because of an ongoing injury issue, according to a report.
Sep 25, 08:55

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19Huddersfield TownHuddersfield1724111028-1810
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