Mehmed Bazdarevic

  • Date of birth : 28/09/1960
  • Position : Coach
  • Country : Serbia Serbia
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Mehmed Baždarević

Mehmed Baždarević
Bosnia and Herzegovina coach Mehmed Baždarević ©Getty Images

Mehmed Baždarević

Date of birth: 28 September 1960
Nationality: Bosnian
Playing career: FK Željezničar, FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, Nîmes Olympique, Étoile Carouge FC
Coaching career: FC Istres, Étoile du Sahel, Al-Wakrah SC (twice), Grenoble Foot 38, FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, MC Alger, Bosnia and Herzegovina

• Baždarević played in midfield for Sarajevo-based Željezničar, helping them reach the UEFA Cup semi-finals in 1984/85.

• Transferred to France for a lengthy spell with Sochaux, and was named as the best foreign player in Ligue 1 in 1988/89. Wound his career down with spells at Nîmes and Swiss side Étoile Carouge.

• Capped 54 times by Yugoslavia, he made two appearances for the independent Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1998 FIFA World Cup qualifying.

• Achieved a coaching coup by leading Istres to promotion to the top division in France, with further spells at Grenoble and Sochaux inbetween assignments in Tunisia, Qatar and Algeria.

• Hired to replace Safet Sušić as Bosnia and Herzegovina coach in December 2014 with the Dragons having taken two points from their first four UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers.

Last updated: 13/12/14 20.01CET

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General info

  • Name: Mehmed Baždarević
  • Date of birth: 28/09/1960
  • Country: Bosnia-Herzegovina

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Play-offs)
    18/08/11: Metalist 0-0 Sochaux

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Europa League
ClubPWDL
Sochaux2011
Total2011
Last updated: 03/10/2013 13:07 CET
 
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