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 Andrija VEKIĆ 1951-1956 
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Location: Vancouver, BC
Name: Andrija Vekić


Country: :CRO: Croatia
Club: NK Proleter Osijek
Position: *CF
Side: LF/BS
Age: 26-31 years (06/12/1925)

Height: * 172 cm
Weight: * 73 kg

Attack: 83
Defence: 35
Balance: 82
Stamina: 77
Top Speed: 82
Acceleration: 80
Response: 85
Agility: 81
Dribble Accuracy: 78
Dribble Speed: 77
Short Pass Accuracy: 73
Short Pass Speed: 68
Long Pass Accuracy: 70
Long Pass Speed: 69
Shot Accuracy: 83
Shot Power: 84
Shot Technique: 81
Free Kick Accuracy: 68
Curling: 67
Header: 80
Jump: 82
Technique: 79
Aggression: 85
Mentality: 74
Goalkeeper Skills: 50
Team Work: 72

Injury Tolerance: B
Condition: 6
Weak Foot Accuracy: 5
Weak Foot Frequency: 5
Consistency: 5
Growth type: Early Peak

P12 Goal Poacher


Attack/Defence Awareness Card: Attack Minded


One of the biggest legends of NK Osijek. He was centre forward, player with great instinct for the goal and good positioning in the box. From April 1945, seven months a soldier Osijek Brigade, after leaving the army he finished high school, but then was employed in the Municipal Bank and accounting services LIO 's. As a professional coach arrived at the football club Slavonia 1963 (then part of the eponymous city sports societies, after Proleter the eve of Roeselare), where he retired in 1989, with a football seniority of 26 years and qualified trainer - instructor, coach first grade and senior football coach. Football first started already in the fifth year of life, performed until the end of his career, in 1958. Although he had several tempting offer, except a short (four-month) period in Dinamo Pancevo, hometown Osijek never left. Always played as a striker, with what was, for three years Proleter occurrence in the former First National League, of the 1953 to 1956, was the top scorer of Osijek club with 27 goals. Coached started doing in 1960. the proletarians that, after one season at the helm players Darda, '62 arrived in Osijek, where a year later and professionalized. As an accomplished coach, he had calls from other places, and so, in 1972. and in 1973. led the pines, in 1975. and in 1976. He spent in distant Libya. He returned to NK Osijek '77 and worked as a senior manager, first league team " white- blue " so in 1982. And, in fact, begins one of the most important episodes in the life of Vekić dedicated Osijek football. Specifically, he founded and led a youth academy in Osijek which will gradually growing into a distinctive school of football during this decade one of the finest in the former state. During coaching career Vekić received several major awards, among others the " Trophy offspring " HNS in 1988 for a great contribution to the development of Croatian football, 2003 received the "Award HHO Matija Ljubek", in 2007 the Lifetime Achievement Award for Sport "Franjo Bučar". Andrija died in 2009.

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