Wednesday, 22 September 2021

Retired Croatia Goalkeeper Danijel Subašić Returns to Hajduk after 9 Years!

September 22, 2021 - 2018 World Cup finalist and respected former Croatia national team goalkeeper Danijel Subašić returns to Hajduk, the club he first joined in 2008. 

Danijel Subašić will defend Hajduk's goal again after 9 years! The experienced 36-year-old goalkeeper signed a contract with Hajduk until the summer of 2023 and arrives at Poljud as a free agent. Danijel will wear the number 1 jersey, reports the official Hajduk website

The former Croatia national team player, who won the silver medal with Croatia at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, will return to Poljud after leaving in 2012 when he was transferred to Monaco. Subašić arrived at Hajduk from his hometown of Zadar in 2008, and in the next three and a half years, collected 126 official appearances for Hajduk while keeping his net clean in 47 games.

He was part of the Hajduk team that won the Croatian Football Cup in the 2010/2011 season, and a season later, advanced to the Europa League group stage. After that, he played for Monaco until 2020 and recorded a total of 44 appearances for the Croatia national team.

"With Danijel, we got an experienced goalkeeper, our former player, and captain, who will be a role model for our young players, but also great support for the more experienced ones. Unfortunately, Josip Posavec is injured, and we will not count on him for the next three months. We reacted immediately and brought a goalkeeper who, with his rich experience and pronounced winning mentality, will greatly impact the locker room and is a great choice for the second goalkeeper. Subašić defended his entire career at the highest football level, he is an authority, and he will have an immeasurable influence on the development of our young goalkeepers," Hajduk's sports director Mindaugas Nikoličius said after signing the contract.

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Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Danijel Subasic Saying Goodbye to Monaco After 8 Years

June 9, 2020 - Former Croatia national team goalkeeper, World Cup finalist and Monaco member Danijel Subasic is saying goodbye to the club and city he has called home since 2012. 

Gol.hr reports that Danijel Subasic is counting down his final days in Monaco, the club where he first arrived in January 2012.

Monaco announced on Monday that Danijel Subasic would leave its ranks on June 30, while his current contract is valid.

It is not yet known where the former Croatia national team player will continue his career, but it seems likely that he will not stop playing football. Subasic will celebrate his 36th birthday in October and can certainly defend at a high level for a few more years.

After Monaco's announcement, Subasic confined the news and said goodbye to his soon-to-be former club with an emotional post on Instagram.

"Thank you so much for making your dreams come true, I will always be one of you. After almost 300 games played, it's time to say goodbye and thank you for all the support of the fans and all the club employees who have been with me since day one. Time passes, love remains. Daghe Munegu (Naprijed Monaco nap.a.). Hvalaaaa," wrote the legendary Suba.

Subasic spent eight and a half years of his career in Monaco, five in his hometown of Zadar, and three and a half with Hajduk. Subasic came to Monaco from Poljud and quickly became a legend of the club, becoming the second goalkeeper in the history of the club regarding the number of appearances.

When Subasic signed the contract, Monaco was in the second league and then began their rise to the top. It all culminated in 2017, when they won the French title ahead of the favored PSG and played in the semifinals of the Champions League, where they were barely knocked out by Juventus.

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Friday, 17 August 2018

Subašić Opens Up After Croatia Retirement: "My Dream is to Say Farewell at Poljud"

Only when a 70-year-old man kisses your hands, when you see tears in the eyes of parents, then you realize what you have done. 

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Danijel Subašić Follows Ćorluka and Mandžukić, Retires from Croatia National Team

Croatia's first goalkeeper and one of the heroes of the World Cup in Russia where Croatia won the silver medal, Danijel Subašić has reluctantly said goodbye to the national team. 

Thursday, 19 July 2018

Croatian Footballers Enter World Cup History Books

The World Cup was marked by several Croatian footballers, and especially Luka Modrić, Ivan Perišić and Danijel Subašić.

Friday, 6 July 2018

FIFA Fines HNS for Marketing Incident, Warns Subašić About Ćustić Shirt

FIFA punished HNS for promoting an unauthorized beverage producer and sent a sharp warning to Croatia goalkeeper Danijel Subašić for displaying "private messages". 

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Croatia's Hero Danijel Subašić Breaks Down After Difficult Press Conference Question

Danijel Subašić and Domagoj Vida joined journalists three days before the quarterfinal match against Russia.

Friday, 15 September 2017

Big Blow for Čačić Ahead of World Cup Qualifiers: No Kovačić and Subašić?

Not so good news for Croatian coach Ante Čačić ahead of the critical World Cup qualifiers at the start of October.

Friday, 9 June 2017

Another Blow for Čačić: Subašić to Miss Match Against Iceland

More bad news for the Croatian national football team ahead of their European Qualifier against Iceland this Sunday. 

Friday, 17 March 2017

Record 7 Croatian Representatives in Champions League Quarterfinals

The draw for the quarterfinals matches will be held today at 12:00. 

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