Croatian players caught naked frolicking at hotel pool
Naked pictures of some of the Croatian team players have emerged on the Internet of them frolicking by their hotel pool following their opening match loss to Brazil.
Croatian team coach Niko Kovac said his players are no longer going to talk to media after nude pictures of some of the them at their hotel swimming pool were published by newspapers.
The Daily Mail reported that two photographers hid in bushes near the team hotel and took pictures of the players.
At a press conference in the team's training base Praia do Forte, Kovac said: "I don't know whether the silence will end tomorrow or last until the end of our campaign."
In the pictures, Southampton centre-back Dejan Lovren and Lokomotiv Moscow defender Vedran Corluka were featured prominently.
Croatia will play Cameroon in their second game on Thursday (June 19) in sweltering city of Manaus.
Source: Daily Mail, BBC Online