Frank Micic

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Frank Micic
Personal information
Full name Frank Micic
Date of birth (1940-10-29) 29 October 1940 (age 74)
Place of birth Kingdom of Yugoslavia
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1959–1967 Footscray JUST
1968 South Melbourne Hellas
1969–1977 Footscray JUST
1978 Melbourne Hakoah
National team
1967–1971 Australia 6 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 July 2011

Franko Micic (born 29 October 1940 in Zadar, Croatia, Kingdom of Yugoslavia) is an Australian former association football player.

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

After playing junior football in Zadar Croatia (ex Yugoslavia), Micic moved to Australia, where he played for JUST in the Victorian State League. Micic played 18 seasons for JUST between 1959 and 1977 broken only by a season stint with South Melbourne in 1968. He also played 60 games for the state team of Victoria, captaining it for 6 years. Micic was also awarded Bill Fleming's VPL's Best Player Medal three times - in 1964, 1967 and 1973. After playing in JUST's first season in the National Soccer League, Micic transferred to Melbourne Hakoah for the 1978 VSL season.[1]

International career[edit]

Micic played six full international matches for Australia, scoring once.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Micic, Frank". Australian Player Database. OzFootball. Retrieved 20 April 2011. 
  2. ^ The Australian National Men’s Football Team: Caps And Captains. Football Federation Australia.