Slaven Musa

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Slaven Musa
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Personal information
Date of birth (1971-06-21) 21 June 1971 (age 45)
Place of birth Mostar, SFR Yugoslavia
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Free Agent (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989–1992 FK Velež 52
1992–1993 HŠK Zrinjski Mostar
1993–1994 HNK Šibenik
1994–1995 NK Imotski
1995–1997 NK Široki Brijeg
1997–2002 HŠK Zrinjski Mostar
Teams managed
2007–2010 HNK Branitelj
2010–2012 HŠK Zrinjski Mostar
2012 GOŠK Gabela
2012–2016 NK Široki Brijeg
2016-Current NK Vitez
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Slaven Musa (born 21 June 1971) is a football coach and former football player from Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is most known for playing for HŠK Zrinjski Mostar.

Club career[edit]

He started his career in FK Velež, in 1989. His next club was Zrinjski, and he was first captain of club after refurbishment, in 1992. He also played for NK Šibenik and NK Široki Brijeg. In 1997, he returned to Zrinjski, where he played last 6 seasons. He was one of the club's best players at the time. In 2001, he received trophy "Filip Šunjić - Pipa" as best player of club, on field and outside it, for season 2000/2001. In media he was often emphasizing his love for the club and its supporters. In 2002, he finished his playing career at the age of only 31.

Managerial career[edit]

After finishing his playing career, he was assistant coach in Zrinjski, in seasons 2002/2003 and 2003/2004. He led first team in one match. After that, he goes to HNK Branitelj and stays club manager for 4 years.[1] In the meantime, he earned UEFA PRO license. His ambition was to take bigger clubs, like Široki Brijeg or Zrinjski one day.[2] In 2010, Slaven and his team, HNK Branitelj made a sensation, by eliminating first division club FK Leotar from Bosnian Cup. In November 2010, he was appointed as Zrinjski manager, and his longtime wish finally came through. He stayed as manager of Zrinjski for some two years, before he resigned after not as good results as hoped six rounds before the end of the 2011–12 Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina.[3] At the begin of 2012–13 Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina he was appointed as manager of GOŠK.[4]


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