"Maksimir became a myth, but it was equally dramatic at the Poljud"

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Interview with author Richard Mills on the occasion of his 2022 visit to Split. The interview was conducted by Zoran Sagolj and trailed on the front page of the Slobodna Dalmacija newspaper.

Period2 May 2022

Media coverage


Media coverage

  • Title"Dr. Richard Mills, engleski istrazivac veza nogometa i politike: Maksimir postao mit, ali na Poljudu je bilo jednako dramaticno"
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletSlobodna Dalmacija
    Media typePrint
    Duration/Length/Sizec. 9,000 characters (double-page spread)
    DescriptionFeature interview in leading Croatian newspaper Slobodna Dalmacija. The interview was conducted by Zoran Sagolj and covered Mills' 2019 book Nogomet i Politika u Jugoslaviji, the history of Croatian football, contemporary developments, and current research plans. It was trailed on the front page and printed on pp.6-7.
    Producer/AuthorZoran Sagolj
    PersonsRichard Mills


  • Football
  • Sport
  • Croatia
  • Split
  • Yugoslavia