Osijek


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O·si·jek

 (ô′sē-ĕk, -yĕk′)
A city of eastern Croatia on the Drava River east-southeast of Zagreb. The city grew on the site of a Roman colony and fortress and was under Turkish rule from 1526 to 1687.

Osijek

(Croatian ˈɔsijɛk)
n
(Placename) a town in NE Croatia on the Drava River: under Turkish rule from 1526 to 1687. Pop: 85 000 (2005 est). Ancient name: Mursa
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Contract award notice: Food products, Canned and frozen vegetables and fruit products for the needs of kbc osijek (croatia-osijek: Miscellaneous food products)
FROM JAMES NURSEY in Osijek @JamesNursey WALES have been warned to prepare for "hell" when they face World Cup finalists Croatia in the blazing sun at the hosts' favourite ground.
The Croatian Football Federation announced in the first week of February that the June 8 qualifier would be played at Osijek's Stadion Gradski.
A UEFA spokesman said: "We can confirm that the site visit took place last week in Osijek.
And he insists that despite being impressed by the quality of the Osijek side they beat last week, Maribor are an upgrade - they have qualified for the Champions League group stages twice in the four years before this season.
And he insists that despite being impressed by the quality of the Osijek side they overcame last week, Maribor - who qualified for the UCL groups twice in four years before this season - are an upgrade.
OSIJEK boss Zoran Zekic has told Alfredo Morelos: You're good - but not great.
Croatian charter airline Trade Air has delivered on its promise and will launch its first scheduled service next week with five weekly Osijek - Zagreb flights.
Organized by the Macedonian Culture Association "Brakja Miladinovci" in Osijek, the 12th edition of the event "Miladinov Brothers Days," honoring the 148th anniversary of the printing of the Miladinov Brothers' Zbornik (a collection of folk songs) with Croatian Bishop Juraj Strossmayer's help, took place in Osijek on 5-6 June.
On March 14, LCC Germanwings launched flights between Cologne/ Bonn International Airport and the eastern Croatian town of Osijek, the result of a contract it signed with Osijek International Airport (Zracna Luka Osijek) in December.
JOURNEYS into the unknown are no longer a novelty for globetrotting Harry Redknapp, whose Hammers side continue their European adventure against NK Osijek at Upton Park tonight.
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