Tomislav Butina

Date of birth30 March 1974
Place of birthZagreb
NationalityCroatian
Weight88 kg
Height1.91 m
PositionGoalkeeper

After making his Dinamo Zagreb debut in 1997, Tomislav became the long term understudy to Drazen Ladic at Dinamo.

He later lost the captain's job for breaking a ruling about publicly discussing Dinamo's financial problems.

On the field, Tomislav reportedly attracted the interest of English clubs Manchester City and Portsmouth.

He travelled to the 2002 World Cup finals as second choice keeper to Stipe Pletikosa.

A keen arts collector, Tomislav owns a gallery in Zagreb.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1999-00 Croatia Zagreb UEFA Champions League 1 2
2000-01 Dinamo Zagreb UEFA Champions League 2 6
2000-01 Dinamo Zagreb UEFA Cup 4 2 3
2001-02 Dinamo Zagreb UEFA Cup 4 2 3
2002-03 Dinamo Zagreb UEFA Cup 1 3
2003-04 Club Brugge UEFA Champions League 2 3


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
27 Oct 1999 Croatia Zagreb v Manchester United L 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group D


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 Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1994-95 Croatia UEFA Under-21 7 2 7
1995-96 Croatia UEFA Under-21 2 1 2
2001-02 Croatia FIFA World Cup 1 1
2001-02 Croatia International Friendly 3
3
1 3
2002-03 Croatia International Friendly
2
2003-04 Croatia International Friendly 1
2
1
2003-04 Croatia UEFA European Championship 3 5
2004-05 Croatia FIFA World Cup 6 4 3
2004-05 Croatia International Friendly 2 1 1
2005-06 Croatia FIFA World Cup 2 1
2005-06 Croatia International Friendly 3 4


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
03 Sep 1994 Estonia v Croatia W 1-2 UEFA U21 Group 4
08 Oct 1994 Croatia v Lithuania W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
16 Nov 1994 Italy v Croatia L 2-1 UEFA U21
24 Mar 1995 Croatia v Ukraine W 1-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
28 Mar 1995 Lithuania v Croatia W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
25 Apr 1995 Croatia v Slovenia L 0-2 UEFA U21 Group 4
10 Jun 1995 Ukraine v Croatia D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
02 Sep 1995 Croatia v Estonia W 1-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
05 Oct 1995 Croatia v Italy D 2-2 UEFA U21 Group 4
05 Sep 2001 San Marino v Croatia W 0-4 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
27 Mar 2002 Croatia v Slovenia D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Croatia v Bosnia and Herzegovina W 2-0 International Friendly
08 May 2002 Hungary v Croatia W 0-2 International Friendly
21 Aug 2002 Croatia v Wales D 1-1 International Friendly
09 Feb 2003 Croatia v FYR Macedonia D 2-2 International Friendly
20 Aug 2003 England v Croatia L 3-1 International Friendly
31 Mar 2004 Croatia v Turkey D 2-2 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 FYR Macedonia v Croatia W 0-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2004 Switzerland v Croatia D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
17 Jun 2004 Croatia v France D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
21 Jun 2004 Croatia v England L 2-4 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
18 Aug 2004 Croatia v Israel W 1-0 International Friendly
04 Sep 2004 Croatia v Hungary W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
08 Sep 2004 Sweden v Croatia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
09 Oct 2004 Croatia v Bulgaria D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
16 Nov 2004 Republic of Ireland v Croatia L 1-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2005 Croatia v Iceland W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
30 Mar 2005 Croatia v Malta W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
04 Jun 2005 Bulgaria v Croatia W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
17 Aug 2005 Croatia v Brazil D 1-1 International Friendly
08 Oct 2005 Croatia v Sweden W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
12 Oct 2005 Hungary v Croatia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
12 Nov 2005 Portugal v Croatia L 2-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2006 Croatia v Poland L 0-1 International Friendly


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