Mirko Bašić

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Mirko Bašić
Personal information
Full name Mirko Bašić
Born (1960-09-14) 14 September 1960 (age 56)
Bjelovar, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Croatian
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Number 1
Youth clubs
1972-1976 Partizan Bjelovar
Senior clubs
1976-1980
1980-1989
1989-1990
1990-1992
1992-1994
1996-2001
2001-2002
2003
Partizan Bjelovar
Metaloplastika Šabac
Medveščak Zagreb
Vénissieux
OM Vitrolles
Badel 1862 Zagreb
Medveščak Infosistem
Fotex Veszprém
National team
1979-1991
1992–2000
 Yugoslavia
 Croatia
133 (0)
47 (0)
Teams managed
2003
2003-2010
 Croatia (GK coach
RK Zagreb (Assistant coach)

Mirko Bašić (born 14 September 1960 in Bjelovar, Croatia) is a former Yugoslav/Croatian handball player who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics and in the 1988 Summer Olympics.

Honours[edit]

In 1984 he was a member of the Yugoslav handball team which won the gold medal. He played all six matches as goalkeeper. Four years later he was part of the Yugoslav team which won the bronze medal. He played five matches as goalkeeper.

In 1985 and 1986 he was a member of ECC winning team of RK Metaloplastika. With RK Metaloplastika he also won 7 Yugoslav national titles.

He played for Vénissieux in France and also for RK Partizan Bjelovar, RK Medveščak, RK Zagreb in and RK Krško from Slovenia.

Bašić was a big influence on Thierry Omeyer who is regarded as the greatest goalkeeper in handball history.[1]

Honours[edit]

Club
Partizan Bjelovar
Metaloplastika Šabac
Medveščak Zagreb
Vénissieux
Vitrolles
Badel 1862 Zagreb
Fotex Veszprém
Assistant Coach
RK Zagreb

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