[18] His first two matches for Croatia were in the World Cup play-offs against Iceland. [25] The club was only able to finish the season in 16th place, requiring them to play in the relegation play-offs against 1. Professional statistical overview and career highlights for CS:GO player Nikola 'NiKo' Kovač. Before and after that game, Kovač reiterated his intention to retire from international football at the end of Euro 2008, however, after conversation with Slaven Bilić, it would seem he feels there is "unfinished business" to take care of. He made his Bundesliga debut on 17 August 1996, appearing as a half-time substitute in the club's opening match of the 1996–97 season, a 4–2 home victory over Borussia Dortmund. 51% Headshots. [3] Kovač is a Roman Catholic. [39] Kovač was the third Croat to manage Bayern Munich after Zlatko Čajkovski and Branko Zebec. His sterling performances against Germany and Turkey ultimately unrewarded in what could prove to be his last major tournament. Pogledajte što je Hrvat rekao igračima u nezaboravnom slavlju", "Kovač briljira: Njegov Monaco po drugi put je srušio PSG! 2020/2021 Monaco . [50] On 21 February 2021, he defeated Paris Saint-Germain once again, this time 2–0. CS:GO The stats that prove FaZe Niko is CSGO’s hard carry. [46][47], On 19 July 2020, Kovač was appointed as new head coach at Ligue 1 club Monaco. He signed one more year until summer 2009 in May 2008. 1.15 Rating. Get all the latest Niko Kovač news, plus in-depth features and interviews. [11] In the 2009–10 season, he finished in sixth place[12] and were knocked out in the Austrian Cup in the second round in a shootout. [35][36] He finished with a record of 38 wins, 20 draws, and 33 losses in 91 matches. ", "[VIDEO] Niko Kovač s Monacom je srušio PSG, a onda je svojim govorom u svlačionici izazvao euforiju među igračima", "Francuzi oduševljeni Kovačem nakon podviga: "Pojeo je Pochettina. Niko Kovac se reconvertit ensuite en entraîneur. He has two younger siblings, brother Robert and sister Nikolina. Kovac has been the Croatia captain and the backbone of the team for years. Niko Kovac former footballer from Croatia Defensive Midfield last club: Red Bull Salzburg * Oct 15, 1971 in Berlin, Germany In the 2016–17 season, Frankfurt managed to finish mid-table in 11th position, as well as notably reaching the 2017 DFB-Pokal Final, club's first final since 2006, where Frankfurt lost 1–2 against Borussia Dortmund. FootyStats is your best resource for stats such as Goals, Over 2.5/Under 2.5, HT/FT, Dynamic In-Play Stats, and much more. Back. 54.64%. Niko Kovač, né le 15 octobre 1971 à Berlin-Ouest (), est un footballeur croate, qui jouait au poste de milieu de terrain avec l'équipe de Croatie.. Il possède également la nationalité allemande.Son frère, Robert Kovač, est aussi joueur de football international croate. [44] On 1 October 2019, Bayern defeated Tottenham Hotspur 7–2 in the Champions League, with Serge Gnabry scoring four goals. A. Stipanic (N. Kovač) PES 2021 Stats. [3][4] Kovač is also a German national and therefore he was eligible to represent Germany, Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina at international level. Login. [22][23], Kovač was appointed as the head coach of Eintracht Frankfurt on 8 March 2016. Liga Nacional de Futbol Profesional de Honduras, WC Qualification Intercontinental Play-offs, Register and become a Premium subscriber to favourite leagues. Kovač then signed for Hertha again. Croatia. Bundesliga side at the time, for Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen. Kovač made his senior international debut in Croatia's friendly match against Morocco on 11 December 1996 in Casablanca. Career Win Percentage . Niko Kovač grew as the son of Croatian parents with brother Robert in Berlin and began to club football at SC Rapide Wedding. Birthday. Kovač managed Croatia at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, then became head coach of Eintracht Frankfurt in 2016, winning the 2018 DFB-Pokal Final with the club. In the first four games Croatia got the maximum of 12 points with a goal difference of 13–0. Monaco. Kovač finally announced his international retirement on 7 January 2009, stating a desire that younger players should be given experience in the Croatia side. Kovač scored the goal that put Croatia 2–1 up in the final group match against Australia. NiKo Stats. All trademarks, brands, images, logos and names appearing on this website belong to their respective owners.www.gambleaware.co.uk - BeGambleAware. 0.75 Kills per round. The presence of his cousin Nemanja “huNter-” Kovač, who serves as a rifler for G2 Esports since 2019, could be the primary reason why NiKo joined G2 esports. [42] He won his first Bundesliga game in charge as Bayern defeated 1899 Hoffenheim 3–1 at home on 25 August. Niko Kovač Manager Stats. Нет данных . Stats by club; Stats by competition; Records soon; Ratings; Compare soon; Manager career Last updated on 15/02/2021 at 08:00. At the final tournament, he appeared in all three of Croatia's group matches, despite sustaining an injury which forced him to leave the pitch after 40 minutes of the team's opening match against Brazil. Manager of Monaco. Round", "RB Salzburg (A)/FC Anif " Fixtures & Results 2009/2010", "RB Salzburg (A)/FC Anif " Fixtures & Results 2010/2011", "Štimac objavio popis za Južnu Koreju, braća Kovač preuzimaju mladu reprezentaciju", "Niko Kovac soll Kroatien noch zur WM führen". 6 Key stats Stamina - 82 Dribble Accuracy - 82 Long Pass Accuracy - 81 Niko Kovač is a retired Croatian midfielder who last played for Red Bull Salzburg. 194. At the final tournament, he appeared as a starting player in all three group matches before Croatia was eliminated from the tournament with a third-place finish in their group. Keep up to-to-date with all Niko Kovač news with FourFourTwo.com. Stats. Sign in. [45] On 3 November, Kovač left by mutual agreement after a 5–1 loss to Eintracht Frankfurt. In the summer of 2020, Kovač took charge of Monaco for his first club manager job outside of Germany. In the summer of 1996, Kovač left Hertha, still a 2. Recover. Bundesliga at the time. Our content is not intended for an audience under 18 years of age. At the club, he was teammates with his younger brother Robert for the first time in his professional career. A defensive midfielder who was known for his excellent passing and tackling skills, Kovač was, at the time of his retirement, the oldest player in the Croatian squad and had captained them at the 2006 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008. He was a regular in the Salzburg team and also appeared in all of their four UEFA Champions League qualifiers in the summer of 2006. [43] On 19 May 2019, he led Bayern to their seventh consecutive Bundesliga title after a 5–1 home win against his former club, Eintracht Frankfurt, beating nearest rivals Borussia Dortmund by two points. Settings. News Matches Results Events. He appeared in 34 Bundesliga matches and scored three goals for Bayern in the league. On 16 October 2013, Davor Šuker, president of the Croatian Football Federation (HNS), announced that Niko Kovač would take over as caretaker manager of the Croatia senior team. Show results Yes No. 48.5% Rounds contributed. 2018/2019 Bayern Munich . 22 years old. [8] He subsequently also appeared in three qualifying matches for the 1998 FIFA World Cup, but missed the finals in France because he did not fully recover from injury until the beginning of the preparations for the tournament. After finishing high school (gymnasium) he continued his education at Free University of Berlin. [4], During his youth, Kovač in parallel with football practised judo, earning the blue belt. [19] Croatia managed to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil after winning the play-off tie against Iceland 2–0 on aggregate. Niko Kovač (Croatian pronunciation: [nǐːko kǒʋaːtʃ, – kô-];[1][2] born 15 October 1971) is a Croatian professional football manager and former player who is the current manager of Ligue 1 club Monaco. Sign in. Statistics (last 3 month) 1.09 Kills/Deaths +52 K-D difference. On 21 January 2013, Igor Štimac, head coach of the Croatia national team, announced that Kovač, alongside his brother Robert as assistant coach, would take over as the under-21 team head coach. Teks tersedia di bawah Lisensi Atribusi-BerbagiSerupa Creative Commons; ketentuan … After eight semesters, he left university when he secured a contract with Bayer Leverkusen.[4][5]. This was Kovač's first Bundesliga title as a coach. Players of Red Bull Salzburg49.JPG 2,812 × 1,842; 2.01 MB. [39], Kovač married his primary school sweetheart in 1999. [33][34] He took Frankfurt to the 2018 DFB-Pokal Final, the second in succession for the club, where he beat his future employer, Bayern Munich. 2014 Croatia . [16] His task was to qualify for the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship. NiKo Nikola Kovač. 0.69 Death per round. NiKo Teams. Get all the latest Niko Kovač news, plus in-depth features and interviews. He was also a regular in UEFA Euro 2004 qualifying, making seven appearances and scoring two goals in away matches, the 1–0 winner against Estonia and the opening goal in the team's 3–0 victory over Andorra. If you have any questions, thoughts or feedback please don't hesitate to get in touch.Our content is not intended for an audience under 18 years of age. 6 Nation Squad No. It was Kovač's second consecutive cup win as he became the first coach since Felix Magath in 2005 and 2006 to win back-to-back cup titles. Timezone. Theme Day Night Auto. In 1989 he moved to Hertha Zehlendorf, 1991 before he got to the second division club Hertha BSC, where he stayed until 1996 to master and lead players developed but never made a career in the Bundesliga. Season Club. [31] Kovač's brother, Robert Kovač, would follow him to Munich to be his assistant coach. Theme Day Night Auto. Follow FootyStats on the following channels to make sure you never miss a stat, pick or new feature. Halaman ini terakhir diubah pada 24 Agustus 2020, pukul 15.34. Niko Kovac8.JPG 2,433 × 1,757; 1.51 MB. He was subsequently not part of the national team for two years before making his comeback in a friendly match against France in November 1999. [11] His final match was a 1–1 draw against SV Seekirchen. [9] However, the match ended in a 2–2 draw and Croatia was eliminated by virtue of finishing third in the group. Current job Manager. [21] Croatia didn't qualify from their group. On 13 April 2018, Bayern Munich announced that Kovač would succeed Jupp Heynckes as manager of the club for the 2018–19 season, with a three-year contract lasting until 30 June 2021. Kovač was the long-standing captain of the Croatia national team until his retirement from international football in January 2009. Keep up to-to-date with all Niko Kovač news with FourFourTwo.com. FC Nürnberg. Twitter 366.5k; Twitch 504.4k; Facebook 116.2k; 504.4k Total followers. [5][55], "Nepoznati Svijet Dinastije Kovač 'Niko djeluje hladno, ali on je ustvari emotivno biće, "Niko Kovač 'Sa 17 godina sam zaigrao u Dinamu, ali sam htio i potpuno odustati od nogometa, "Niko Kovač – Matches and Goals in Bundesliga", "Torloses Remis zwischen Salzburg und Bayern", "Niko Kovac – Goals in International matches", "RB Salzburg (A)/FC Anif " Manager history", "Austria " Erste Liga 2009/2010 " 33. 2016/2017 E Francfort . He opted for Croatia. 2015/2016 E Francfort . Sign up. Published: 3/Jul/2020 13:11 Updated: 6/Jul/2020 10:46 Settings. [17] He replaced Štimac, who was sacked after Croatia scraped into the World Cup play-offs having taken only one point from their last four qualifiers. [28] Kovač received a Fair Play Prize from the DOSB for his gesture of comforting Nürnberg's players after their defeat.[29]. 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In January 2013, Kovač took over the Croatia national under-21 team and in October 2013 he took over the Croatia senior team following the dismissal of Igor Štimac. Niko Kovač Name Niko Kovač Age 48 Nation Croatia Position DMF, CMF Club Squad No. Euro 2008 was a bittersweet campaign for captain Kovač. Stats Galleries Rankings Forums Bets Live Fantasy. News Matches Results Events. A defensive midfielder who was known for his excellent passing and tackling skills, Kovač was, at the time of his retirement, the oldest player in the Croatian squad and had captained them at the 2006 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008. 150 votes 4.6 of 5; last refresh of NiKo cs go pro setups … He debuted with a 5–0 away win against Liechtenstein, before he brought two away wins against the group favourites Ukraine and Switzerland. At Bayern, Kovač won the domestic double in 2019 after a strong ending to the season, but lost his job later in that same autumn. 31 Maps played. Niko Last name Kovač Nationality Croatia Date of birth 15 October 1971 Age 49 Country of birth Germany Place of birth Berlin Position Midfielder Height 176 cm. He ended his playing career with Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg, where he then took the non-playing role of the reserve team coach and eventually became assistant manager under team manager Ricardo Moniz. It was the first time since March 2016 that Monaco managed to win at Parc des Princes. His parents Mato and Ivka emigrated from SFR Yugoslavia in 1970. Nikola Kovač known as NiKo, is a 24 year old Counter-Strike player from Bosnia and Herzegovina, currently playing for G2. © FootyStats - Built with Love for The Beautiful Game. Niko Kovač is a 49 year-old manager from Croatia who is currently in charge of Monaco, who has a win percentage of 54.64% across their career thus far. Croatia were drawn in Group 5 of the qualifying competition, together with Switzerland, Ukraine, Latvia and Liechtenstein. Bosnia. Kovač also became the first person to win a league and cup double both as a player and coach in German football. On 9 September 2015, HNS terminated Kovač's contract after Croatia lost 2–0 to Norway in the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying. Niko Kovac looked crestfallen after Bayern Munich’s historic 5-1 defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday. [26] After drawing the first leg 1–1 at home,[27] Kovač ensured Eintracht's survival in the Bundesliga after Haris Seferović's goal won the second leg 1–0.