Dejan Lovren: Croatia’s World Cup run proves I’m one of world’s best defenders

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the Guardian—• Liverpool defender says Croatia’s win was answer to his critics• Lovren says his side ‘made history’ against England Dejan Lovren believes he has proved himself as one of the best defenders in the world after helping to steer Croatia into a first World Cup final, and suggested his team’s ability to see off England at the Luzhniki Stadium boiled down to strength of character. The Liverpool defender, who missed Euro 2016, grew into Wednesday’s semi-final and, seven weeks after enduring crushing...

Croatia's Dejan Lovren: 'I'm One of the Best Defenders in the World'. Dejan Lovren has accused his critics of talking "nonsense" after Croatia beat England 2-1 on Wednesday to reach the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup against France...