Tonči Gabrić

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Tonči Gabrić
Personal information
Date of birth (1961-11-11) 11 November 1961 (age 54)
Place of birth Split, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1979–1981 RNK Split
1981–1982 NK Solin 8 (0)
1982–1985 RNK Split 31 (0)
1985–1987 Čelik Zenica 24 (0)
1987–1988 Hajduk Split 2 (0)
1988–1991 Rijeka 92 (0)
1991–1993 PAOK 43 (0)
1993–1994 Pazinka 12 (0)
1994–1999 Hajduk Split 102 (0)
Total 306 (0)
National team
1990–1997 Croatia 9 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Tonči Gabrić (born 11 November 1961 in Split) is a former Croatian football player in goalkeeper role.

He played before 1991 in Yugoslav teams NK Čelik Zenica and NK Rijeka. After Yugoslavia dissolution, he played for two years in Greece with PAOK Thessaloniki FC (1991–1993),[1] and in Croatia with NK Pazinka (1993–1994), and Hajduk Split (1994–1999). He was a regular reserve goalkeeper in the Croatian national team between 1990 and 1997, winning a total of nine international caps and being part of the Euro 1996 squad. His son, Drago Gabrić (born 1986) is also playing football in midfielder role with NK Rijeka. Drago's twin Paškvalina has been one of the best female footballers in Croatia for a number of years playing for Viktoria Slavonski Brod and ZNK Zagreb as well as being on trial with Charlton Athletic FC of England. Today, he is working at Hajduk Split as a goalkeeping coach for the first team.


Hajduk Split


  1. ^ Mastrogiannopoulos, Alexander (11 May 2005). "Foreign Players in Greece since 1959/60". RSSSF. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 

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