News - 01/08/2001
Portsmouth sign Prosinecki
Division One Portsmouth have signed Croatian star Robert Prosinecki from
The club's official website has announced that the deal is closed, subject
to the player gaining a work permit.
"Once you lure a major target like this it opens the eyes of others with
regard to the intentions of the club," the club's owner Milan Mandaric told
No transfer fee has not been confirmed although the report on the club's
official website claims that the Croatia ace had "not come cheap".
The 32-year-old Prosinecki, who has played for both Real Madrid and
Barcelona, was one of Croatia's most impressive performers in the 1998 World
Cup finals, where they finished third, and the 1996 European Championships.