"This is not the opera, this a soccer game. I know we're in Austria but please don't ask me these questions. This is for kids magazines or metalheads, not for the day before a match and plus I already answered it yesterday from one of your Bulgarian colleagues."
-- Croatia coach Slaven Bilic gets testy after a reporter, because Bilic plays in a band and writes music, asked him to make a comparison between the German team, which Croatia plays Thursday, and a style of music. (AFP)