Rivić in Kaiserslautern colours
|Date of birth||9 August 1985|
|Place of birth||Pula, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2004–2005||K. Sint-Truidense V.V.||6||(0)|
|2006–2007||Energie Cottbus II||12||(6)|
|2010–2011||1. FC Kaiserslautern||12||(2)|
|2016–2017||Walton & Hersham|
|2017||Hampton & Richmond Borough||6||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 December 2017.
He started his career with the youth side of NK Pula. He moved around to a couple of clubs, before returning to NK Pula. Finally, he was signed by Energie Cottbus in 2006. Rivić has thus far been capped for the under-21 national team.
He scored his first Bundesliga goal on 6 May 2008 in his side's 1–1 draw against Karlsruher SC. In the next fixture against Hamburg, he scored again as his side gained a vital 2–0 victory. In next season he scored just one goal, and in the same season his club was relegated to 2. Bundesliga.
In July 2010, Rivić signed a three-year contract with 1. FC Kaiserslautern. The contract was dissolved prematurely in January 2012. Rivić then joined Prva HNL club Istra 1961 in February 2012.
On 6 August 2012, Rivić rejoined Cottbus on a two-year contract. He left the club at the end of the 2013–14 season after they had been relegated from the 2. Bundesliga.
Rivić is also a part-time electronic music producer and DJ, his Myspace page is mainly devoted to promote his music. His music is labeled as progressive house music. He has done extensive work with the Georgian progressive house duo Michael & Levan, including starting the Mistique Music label.
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