NK Kustošija

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NK Kustošija
Full name Nogometni Klub Kustošija
Founded 1929
Ground Kustošija
Capacity 2,550
Chairman Vladimir Babić
Manager Denis Bezer
League Druga HNL
2017–18 Druga HNL, 8th

NK Kustošija is a Croatian football club based in Zagreb. It was founded in 1929.

As of the 2017-18 season, the club's senior team participates in the 2. HNL. Kustošija also have a football school attached to the club, where a number of children of famous Croatians have trained due to its location in the center of Zagreb.[1]


Kustošija were founded as Metalac and played in the second Yugoslavian leagues for parts of the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s.

Kustošija won the 4. HNL center division in 2015-16 to gain promotion to the 3. HNL after spending a number of years in lower leagues. The team promoted from the Croatian sixth division to the second division within five years after Vladimir Babić became chairman.[2]

Former Players[edit]

Coordinates: 45°48′33.948″N 15°55′32.952″E / 45.80943000°N 15.92582000°E / 45.80943000; 15.92582000