Not being insensitive to what transpired in the Balkans...
by wiNDycityfan (2013-03-26 13:07:19)
Edited on 2013-03-26 13:28:28
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back in the 90's, but imagine if the former Yugoslavia didn't split up.

The kind of talent assembled these days by mostly Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Slovenia could beat the shit out of any country and be highly favored for a potential WC title.

G: Begovic (B&H)
D: Corluka (Croatia), Ivanovich (Serbia), Kolarov (Serbia), Vidic (Serbia), Pjanic (B&H), Stevanovich (B&H), Savic (Montenegro)
M: Modric (Croatia),Kranjcar (Croatia), Jelavic (Croatia), Lulic (B&H), Vukcevic (Montenegro)
F: Mandzukic (Croatia), Olic (Croatia), Kalinic (Croatia), Dzeko (B&H), Ibisevic (B&H), Vucinic (Montenegro)

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Related, see 2012 men's olympic water polo
by MrPlumbean  (2013-03-26 16:25:43)     Delete  |  Edit  |  Return to Board  |  Ignore Poster   |   Highlight Poster  |   Reply to Post

3 of the 4 semi finals were part of the former Yugoslavia:

Croatia, Montenegro, and Serbia


That assumes they'd still be alive.
by NDBass  (2013-03-26 14:33:40)     Delete  |  Edit  |  Return to Board  |  Ignore Poster   |   Highlight Poster  |   Reply to Post

And allowed to play.


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