Zlatko Horvat

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Zlatko Horvat
Zlatko Horvat.jpg
Personal information
Born (1984-09-25) 25 September 1984 (age 35)
Zagreb, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Croatian
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Right wing
Club information
Current club RK Zagreb
Number 18
Senior clubs
Years Team
RK Zagreb
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Croatia 172 (541)

Zlatko Horvat (born 25 September 1984) is a Croatian handball player for RK Zagreb and Croatian national team.[1][2]

Horvat has been a member of the Croatian national team since 2005.

He is also captain of the Croatian handball club Prvo Plinarsko Društvo Zagreb.[3]


Since 2003 Horvat's Zagreb has not lost a match in the domestic league and cup.[4] Horvat has reached the quarter final of the EHF Champions League in 2002–03, 2003–04, 2008–09, 2011–12, 2014–15 and 2015–16. In 2013 Zagreb had won the SEHA League.[5]

He represented his country at the European Championships in 2006 and 2008 as well as the 2009 World Championship, winning two silver medals with the team. He also played for Croatia at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China and the 2012 Summer Olympics where Croatia won bronze.[6]




  1. ^ EHF profile
  2. ^ "2015 World Championship Roster" (PDF). IHF. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 December 2014. Retrieved 15 January 2015.
  3. ^ "KAZNA ZA ZAGREBOVOG KAPETANA Zlatko Horvat propušta Celje: 'Bio je to namjeran, osvetnički čin'". jutarnji.hr (in Croatian).
  4. ^ "O klubu". rk-zagreb.hr (in Croatian).
  5. ^ "SEHA LIGA: Zagreb osvojio SEHA ligu". mojzagreb.info (in Croatian).
  6. ^ Profile

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