2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

14 June - 15 July

DALIC Zlatko

Date of Birth 26 October 1966
Country CRO

This former defensive midfielder played for Hajduk Split, Velez Mostar and Varteks Varazdin, among other teams. He began his coaching career with Varteks and simultaneously served as assistant coach of the Croatian U-21 team. 

Dalic has also managed in Albania, winning one Supercup with Dinamo Tirana, besides postings in Saudi Arabia and also United Arab Emirates, where he won one national league trophy with Al Ain.

Having replaced Ante Cacic at the helm of the Croatian senior national team in October 2017, he engineered a decisive win on the last matchday to reach the play-offs, where victory against Greece over two legs secured Croatia’s qualification to Russia 2018.