croatia Famous Coaches from Croatia

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List of notable or famous coaches from Croatia, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Croatia and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Croatia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Croatian coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Croatia is included when available.

List features people like Michael Grzinic and Ivan Gubijan.

This historic coaches from Croatia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Croatian coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Croatia?" These prominent coaches of Croatia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Croatian coaches.

Use this list of renowned Croatian coaches to discover some new coaches that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (14 items)

Ivan Gubijan was a Yugoslav athlete who competed for the former Yugoslavia in the hammer throw at the 1948 Summer Olympics. After WWII, he came to Belgrade and joined the "Partizan" athletic club. In the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, he won the silver medal in the hammer throw. He was the ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1923-2009)

Birthplace: Bjelovar, Croatia

Profession: Coach

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Ivan Henjak

Ivan Henjak is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer and coach. A New South Wales Country representative half back, Henjak played his club football in the NSWRL premiership with the St. George Dragons, Canberra Raiders and Western Suburbs Magpies. He later became head coach for ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Socialist Republic of Croatia

Profession: Coach

Josip Kuže was a Croatian football coach and former player. He was a player and later coach of Dinamo Zagreb where he played from 1971-1981 making a total of 384 appearances and scoring 14 goals. ...more

Age: Died at 61 (1952-2013)

Birthplace: Vranje, Serbia

Profession: Coach

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Krunoslav Jurčić is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Croatia
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Krunoslav Jurčić

Krunoslav "Kruno" Jurčić is a retired Croatian professional footballer who is now a coach. ...more

Age: 46

Birthplace: Ljubuški, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Profession: Coach