Mr. Stimac represented the Croatia national team 53 times, playing at Euro 1996 and at the 1998 World cup.
Croatian football manager and former footballer Igor Stimac on 15th of May has been appointed as head coach for Indian football team.
A two-year term appointment has been made by the All India Football Federation’s Executive Committee.
The Indian national team has been without a coach since the departure of Stephen Constantine in January this year, following the laudable performance at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup.
As a coach, Štimac was in charge of the Croatian national team from 2012 to 2014.
Mr. Stimac represented the Croatia national team 53 times, playing at Euro 1996 and at the 1998 World Cup, when Croatia finished third.