Goran Vlaovic

Date of birth07 August 1972
Place of birthNova Gradiska
NationalityCroatian
Weight73 kg
Height1.77 m
PositionForward

Vlaovic progressed through NK Osijec and NK Hask Gradjanski to join Padova in Serie A. He moved on to Spain to join Valencia in 1997, where a played a minor role when they reached the Champions League Final in 2000. He has since enjoyed more Champions League experience with Panathinaikos. At international level, the lethal striker burst on to the scene at Euro 96 and impressed again during the World Cup finals in France two years later. He has continued to be a regular in the Croatia line-up and is likely to be Alen Boksic's attacking support in Japan and South Korea.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Valencia
Panathinaikos

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Valencia UEFA Champions League
1
2000-01 Panathinaikos UEFA Champions League 3
5
2001-02 Panathinaikos UEFA Champions League 5
8
2
2003-04 Panathinaikos UEFA Champions League
1
2003-04 Panathinaikos UEFA Cup
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
08 Dec 1999 Manchester United v Valencia L 3-0 UEFA Champions League Phase 2 group B


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1992-93 Croatia International Friendly 1
1
1993-94 Croatia International Friendly
1
1994-95 Croatia UEFA European Championship
1
1995-96 Croatia International Friendly 3
1
4
1995-96 Croatia UEFA European Championship 3
1
1
1
1996-97 Croatia FIFA World Cup 2
3
1
1996-97 Croatia Hassan II Trophy 2
2
1996-97 Croatia Kirin Japan Cup 1
1
1996-97 Croatia South Korea Cup 1
1997-98 Croatia FIFA World Cup 5
6
2
1997-98 Croatia International Friendly 2
1
1
1998-99 Croatia International Friendly 3
1
1
1998-99 Croatia UEFA European Championship
1
1999-00 Croatia UEFA European Championship
1
1
2000-01 Croatia B International
1
1
2000-01 Croatia FIFA World Cup 1
1
1
2000-01 Croatia International Friendly 1
1
1
2001-02 Croatia FIFA World Cup 2
2001-02 Croatia International Friendly 4
2002-03 Croatia International Friendly 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
05 Jul 1992 Australia v Croatia L 1-0 International Friendly
08 Jul 1992 Australia v Croatia L 3-1 International Friendly
23 Mar 1994 Spain v Croatia W 0-2 International Friendly
25 Mar 1995 Croatia v Ukraine W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
28 Feb 1996 Croatia v Poland W 2-1 International Friendly
13 Mar 1996 Croatia v Korea Republic W 3-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 1996 Croatia v Israel W 2-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 1996 Republic of Ireland v Croatia D 2-2 International Friendly
11 Jun 1996 Turkey v Croatia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
16 Jun 1996 Croatia v Denmark W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
19 Jun 1996 Croatia v Portugal L 0-3 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
23 Jun 1996 Germany v Croatia L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Finals quarter-final
08 Oct 1996 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Croatia W 1-4 FIFA World Cup Group 1
10 Nov 1996 Croatia v Greece D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
11 Dec 1996 Morocco v Croatia W 2-2 (7-6) HASSAN II TROPHY Semi-final
12 Dec 1996 Croatia v Czech Republic W 1-1 (4-1) HASSAN II TROPHY Final
29 Mar 1997 Croatia v Denmark D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
02 Apr 1997 Croatia v Slovenia D 3-3 FIFA World Cup Group 1
30 Apr 1997 Greece v Croatia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
08 Jun 1997 Japan v Croatia L 4-3 KIRIN JAPAN CUP Final
12 Jun 1997 Croatia v Turkey D 1-1 SOUTH KOREA CUP
11 Oct 1997 Slovenia v Croatia W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Group 1
11 Oct 1997 Slovenia v Croatia W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Group 1
29 Oct 1997 Croatia v Ukraine W 2-0 FIFA World Cup 1st leg play-off
15 Nov 1997 Ukraine v Croatia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup 2nd leg play-off
22 Apr 1998 Croatia v Poland W 4-1 International Friendly
29 May 1998 Croatia v Slovakia L 1-2 International Friendly
03 Jun 1998 Croatia v Iran W 2-0 International Friendly
14 Jun 1998 Croatia v Jamaica W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group H
20 Jun 1998 Japan v Croatia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group H
26 Jun 1998 Argentina v Croatia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group H
30 Jun 1998 Romania v Croatia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
04 Jul 1998 Germany v Croatia W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
08 Jul 1998 France v Croatia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals semi-final
11 Jul 1998 Croatia v Netherlands W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals 3rd place
10 Feb 1999 Croatia v Denmark L 0-1 International Friendly
10 Mar 1999 Greece v Croatia L 3-2 International Friendly
28 Apr 1999 Croatia v Italy D 0-0 International Friendly
05 May 1999 Spain v Croatia L 3-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1999 North Macedonia v Croatia D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 8
21 Aug 1999 Croatia v Malta W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 8
30 Jan 2001 Croatia v Romania D 2-2 B INTER
28 Feb 2001 Croatia v Austria W 1-0 International Friendly
25 Apr 2001 Croatia v Greece D 2-2 International Friendly
02 Jun 2001 Croatia v San Marino W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
06 Jun 2001 Latvia v Croatia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
05 Sep 2001 San Marino v Croatia W 0-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
06 Oct 2001 Croatia v Belgium W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
10 Nov 2001 Korea Republic v Croatia L 2-0 International Friendly
13 Nov 2001 Korea Republic v Croatia D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Feb 2002 Croatia v Bulgaria D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Croatia v Bosnia and Herzegovina W 2-0 International Friendly
21 Aug 2002 Croatia v Wales D 1-1 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.