Robert Prosinečki

  • Date of birth : 12/01/1969
  • Position : Coach
  • Country : Croatia Croatia
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Robert Prosinečki

Robert Prosinečki
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Robert Prosinečki


Date of birth: 12 January 1969
Playing career:
GNK Dinamo Zagreb (twice), FK Crvena zvezda, Real Madrid CF, Real Oviedo, FC Barcelona, Sevilla FC, NK Hrvatski Dragovoljac, R. Standard de Liège, Portsmouth FC, NK Olimpija Ljubljana, NK Zagreb
Coaching career:
Croatia (assistant), FK Crvena zvezda, Kayserispor

• Born in Germany, Prosinečki moved back to Croatia with his family in 1979, and developed as a midfielder with stunning technique at Dinamo Zagreb.

• He moved on to Crvena zvezda and helped the Belgrade side to win the 1990/91 European Champion Clubs' Cup, scoring the opening penalty in their shoot-out success against Olympique de Marseille.

• After a high-profile transfer, injuries hampered his time at Real Madrid, though he was to stay in Spain for some time, representing Oviedo, Barcelona and Sevilla before further adventures in Belgium, England and Slovenia.

• Capped 15 times for Yugoslavia and 49 times for Croatia, his goals in the 1990 and 1998 tournaments made him the only player to score in FIFA World Cup finals competitons for two different nations.

• Having assisted former Croatia team-mate Slaven Bilić with the national team, Prosinečki coached Crvena zvezda to Serbian Cup success in 2011/12 and led Turkish side Kayserispor from 2012–13. Hired as Azerbaijan coach in December 2014.

Last updated: 06/10/15 16.48CET

General info

  • Name: Robert Prosinečki
  • Date of birth: 12/01/1969
  • Country: Croatia
  • Team: Azerbaijan ( AZE)

  • Current campaign
  • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16
  • Friendlies 2014/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • National team: European Championship (Qualifying round)
    28/03/15: Azerbaijan 2-0 Malta
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Play-offs)
    18/08/11: Crvena zvezda 1-2 Rennes

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions


Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
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Last updated: 14/10/2015 01:46 CET