Miroslav Blazevic - International Matches as Coach


The outstanding Yugoslav coach coached four national teams (Switzerland, Croatia, Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina) for (in total) 111 international matches and thereby belongs to the select company of coaches with 100 or more international matches. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


Born: 10- 2-1935
Country: Yugoslavia
Matches as Coach:			111	(W52-D30-L29 - GF194-GA127 - %60.36)
Matches as Coach for Switzerland:  	  2	(W 0-D 0-L 2 - GF  2-GA  5 - % 0.00)
Matches as Coach for Croatia:  		 73	(W34-D24-L15 - GF127-GA 78 - %63.01)
Matches as Coach for Iran:  		 19	(W10-D 4-L 5 - GF 31-GA 20 - %63.16)
Matches as Coach for Bosnia-Herzegovina: 17	(W 8-D 2-L 7 - GF 34-GA 24 - %52.94) 
Age First Match: 41 yr 224 d	   22- 9-1976 vs. Austria 1-3
Age Last Match:  74 yr 281 d	   18-11-2009 vs. Portugal 0-1
National Team Career: 33 yr  57 d 

Caps   Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition 

Coach for Switzerland
 1   22- 9-76	Linz    	Austria 	1-3	
 2    9-10-76	Basel   	Sweden  	1-2	World Cup Qualifier 

Coach for Croatia
 1   23- 3-94	Valencia	Spain   	2-0	
 2   20- 4-94	Bratislava	Slovakia	1-4	
 3   18- 5-94	Györ    	Hungary 	2-2	
 4    4- 6-94	Zagreb  	Argentina	0-0	
 5   17- 8-94	Tel-Aviv	Israel  	4-0	
 6    4- 9-94	Tallinn 	Estonia 	2-0	European Ch. Qualifier
 7    9-10-94	Zagreb  	Lithuania	2-0	European Ch. Qualifier
 8   16-11-94	Palermo 	Italy   	2-1	European Ch. Qualifier
 9   25- 3-95	Zagreb  	Ukraine 	4-0	European Ch. Qualifier
10   29- 3-95	Vilnius 	Lithuania	0-0	European Ch. Qualifier
11   26- 4-95	Zagreb  	Slovenia	2-0	European Ch. Qualifier
12   11- 6-95	Kyiv    	Ukraine 	0-1	European Ch. Qualifier
13    3- 9-95	Zagreb  	Estonia 	7-1	European Ch. Qualifier
14    8-10-95	Split   	Italy   	1-1	European Ch. Qualifier
15   15-11-95	Ljubljana	Slovenia	2-1	European Ch. Qualifier
16   28- 2-96	Rijeka  	Poland  	2-1	
17   13- 3-96	Zagreb  	South Korea	3-0	
18   26- 3-96	Varazdin	Israel  	2-0	
19   10- 4-96	Osijek  	Hungary 	4-1	
20   24- 4-96	London  	England 	0-0	
21    2- 6-96	Dublin  	Ireland 	2-2	
22   11- 6-96	Nottingham	Turkey  	1-0	European Champ.
23   16- 6-96	Sheffield	Denmark 	3-0	European Champ.
24   19- 6-96	Nottingham	Portugal	0-3	European Champ.
25   23- 6-96	Manchester	Germany 	1-2	European Champ.
26    8-10-96	Bologna 	Bosnia-Herzeg.	4-1	World Cup Qualifier
27   10-11-96	Zagreb  	Greece  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
28   11-12-96	Casablanca	Morocco  	2-2 [1]	King Hassan Cup
29   12-12-96	Casablanca	Czech Republic 	1-1 [2]	King Hassan Cup
30   29- 3-97	Split   	Denmark 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
31    2- 4-97	Split   	Slovenia	3-3	World Cup Qualifier
32   30- 4-97	Thessaloniki	Greece  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
33    8- 6-97	Tokyo   	Japan   	3-4	Kirin Cup
34   12- 6-97	Sendai  	Turkey  	1-1	Kirin Cup
35    6- 9-97	Zagreb  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	3-2	World Cup Qualifier
36   10- 9-97	København	Denmark 	1-3	World Cup Qualifier
37   11-10-97	Ljubljana	Slovenia	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
38   29-10-97	Zagreb  	Ukraine 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
39   15-11-97	Kyiv    	Ukraine 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
40   22- 4-98	Osijek  	Poland  	4-1	
41   29- 5-98	Pula    	Slovakia	1-2	
42    3- 6-98	Rijeka  	Iran    	2-0	
43    6- 6-98	Zagreb  	Australia	7-0	
44   14- 6-98	Lens    	Jamaica 	3-1	World Cup
45   20- 6-98	Nantes  	Japan   	1-0	World Cup
46   26- 6-98	Bordeaux	Argentina	0-1	World Cup
47   30- 6-98	Bordeaux	Romania 	1-0	World Cup
48    4- 7-98	Lyon    	Germany 	3-0	World Cup
49    8- 7-98	Saint-Denis	France   	1-2	World Cup
50   11- 7-98	Paris   	Netherlands	2-1	World Cup
51    5- 9-98	Dublin  	Ireland 	0-2	European Ch. Qualifier
52   10-10-98	La Valletta	Malta   	4-1	European Ch. Qualifier
53   14-10-98	Zagreb  	Macedonia	3-2	European Ch. Qualifier
54   10- 2-99	Split   	Denmark 	1-0	
55   10- 3-99	Marousi 	Greece  	2-3	
56   28- 4-99	Zagreb  	Italy   	0-0	
57    5- 5-99	Sevilla 	Spain   	1-3	
58    5- 6-99	Skopje  	Macedonia	1-1	European Ch. Qualifier
59   13- 6-99	Seoul   	Egypt   	2-2	Korean Cup
60   16- 6-99	Seoul   	Mexico  	2-1	Korean Cup
61   19- 6-99	Seoul   	South Korea	1-1	Korean Cup
62   18- 8-99	Beograd 	Yugoslavia	0-0	European Ch. Qualifier
63   21- 8-99	Zagreb  	Malta   	2-1	European Ch. Qualifier
64    4- 9-99	Zagreb  	Ireland 	1-0	European Ch. Qualifier
65    9-10-99	Zagreb  	Yugoslavia	2-2	European Ch. Qualifier
66   13-11-99	Saint-Denis	France   	0-3	
67   23- 2-00	Split   	Spain   	0-0	
68   29- 3-00	Zagreb  	Germany 	1-1	
69   26- 4-00	Wien    	Austria 	2-1	
70   28- 5-00	Zagreb  	France   	0-2	
71   16- 8-00	Bratislava	Slovakia	1-1	
72    2- 9-00	Brussel 	Belgium 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
73   11-10-00	Zagreb  	Scotland	1-1	World Cup Qualifier

[1] Croatia won 7-6 on penalty kicks.
[2] Croatia won 4-1 on penalty kicks. 

Coach for Iran
 1   24- 4-01	Cairo   	South Korea	0-1	LG Cup
 2   26- 4-01	Cairo   	Canada  	0-1	LG Cup
 3   22- 7-01	Bihac   	Bosnia-Herzeg.	2-2	
 4    1- 8-01	Doha    	Qatar   	1-2	
 5    8- 8-01	Tehran  	Oman    	5-2	LG Cup
 6   10- 8-01	Tehran  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	4-0	LG Cup
 7   15- 8-01	Bratislava	Slovakia	4-3	
 8   24- 8-01	Tehran  	Saudi Arabia	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 9    1- 9-01	Bangkok 	Thailand	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
10    7- 9-01	Baghdad 	Iraq    	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
11   14- 9-01	Tehran  	Bahrain 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
12   28- 9-01	Jeddah  	Saudi Arabia	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
13    5-10-01	Tehran  	Thailand	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
14   12-10-01	Tehran  	Iraq    	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
15   19-10-01	Manama  	Bahrain 	1-3	World Cup Qualifier
16   25-10-01	Tehran  	UA Emirates	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
17   31-10-01	Abu Dhabi	UA Emirates	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
18   10-11-01	Dublin  	Ireland 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
19   15-11-01	Tehran  	Ireland 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier 

Coach for Bosnia-Herzegovina
 1   20- 8-08	Zenica  	Bulgaria	1-2	
 2    6- 9-08	Murcia  	Spain   	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
 3   10- 9-08	Zenica  	Estonia 	7-0	World Cup Qualifier
 4   11-10-08	Istanbul	Turkey  	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
 5   15-10-08	Zenica  	Armenia 	4-1	World Cup Qualifier
 6   19-11-08	Maribor 	Slovenia	4-3	
 7   28- 3-09	Gent    	Belgium 	4-2	World Cup Qualifier
 8    1- 4-09	Zenica  	Belgium 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 9    1- 6-09	Tashkent	Uzbekistan	0-0	
10    9- 6-09	Cannes  	Oman    	2-1	
11   12- 8-09	Sarajevo	Iran    	2-3	
12    5- 9-09	Yerevan 	Armenia 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
13    9- 9-09	Zenica  	Turkey  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
14   10-10-09	Tallinn 	Estonia 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
15   14-10-09	Zenica  	Spain   	2-5	World Cup Qualifier
16   14-11-09	Lisboa  	Portugal	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
17   18-11-09	Zenica  	Portugal	0-1	World Cup Qualifier 


Total Record

Matches	Won Draw Lost	For-Against     Points	Percentage

    111  52  30   29	194- 127	134	60.36



Types of Matches
Friendlies		 34
World Cup Qualifier	 37
European Ch. Qualifier	 18
World Cup		  7
European Championship	  4 

Total			111


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