Tom Cecic

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Tom Cecic
Personal information
Full name Tiho Cecic
Date of birth (1941-08-18) August 18, 1941 (age 75)
Place of birth Independent State of Croatia (now Croatia)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1968 Chicago Mustangs 10 (1)
1973 Miami Toros 1 (0)
National team
1968 United States 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Tom Cecic was a Croatian American[1] soccer defender who spent two seasons in the North American Soccer League and earned one cap with the U.S. national team.


Cecic spent two seasons in the North American Soccer League. In 1968, he played for the Chicago Mustangs and in 1973 with the Miami Toros.[1]

National team[edit]

Cecic earned his one cap with the national team in a 3-3 tie with Israel on September 15, 1968 when he came on for Adolph Bachmeier.[2]


  1. ^ North American Soccer League (1968). Official Guide. Sporting News. Retrieved 2015-04-14. 
  2. ^ "USA - Details of International Matches 1885-1969". Archived from the original on January 17, 2010. Retrieved 2015-04-14. 

External links[edit]

  • NASL stats
  • Hollander, Zander. The American encyclopedia of soccer, 1st Edition, Everest House Publishers, 1980, p 367, ISBN 978-0-89696-057-2 (CECIC, TOM Defender B. Aug. 18, 1941 Yugoslavia)