Stricken Croatia team-mate Eduardo da Silva will be in Niko Kranjcar´s thoughts before he steps out for Portsmouth against Everton on Sunday.

But the Pompey midfielder insists, once the first whistle blows, no player can afford to be in fear of the type of sickening injury the Arsenal striker suffered last weekend.

Kranjcar said: "I´ve spoken to Eduardo since he was injured and, thankfully, he has a great attitude."

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