Robert Kovac - International Appearances


The outstanding Croatian player obtained 84 international caps with his National Team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.

Younger brother of Niko Kovac.


Born: 6- 4-1974
Country: Croatia 
Caps:	84	(W41-D26-L17 – GF131-GA82 – %64.29)
Age First Cap:	 25 yr  22 d  28- 4-1999 vs. Italy 0-0
Age Last Cap:    35 yr 191 d  14-10-2009 vs. Kazakhstan 2-1
National Team Career: 10 yr 169 d

Caps  Date 	Venue	 	Opponent       Score 	Competition

 1  28- 4-99	Zagreb  	Italy   	0-0	
 2   5- 5-99	Sevilla 	Spain   	1-3	
 3  18- 8-99	Beograd 	Yugoslavia	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
 4   4- 9-99	Zagreb  	Ireland 	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
 5   9-10-99	Zagreb  	Yugoslavia	2-2	European Ch. Qual.
 6  29- 3-00	Zagreb  	Germany 	1-1	
 7  26- 4-00	Wien    	Austria 	2-1	
 8  28- 5-00	Zagreb  	France  	0-2	
 9  16- 8-00	Bratislava	Slovakia	1-1	
10   2- 9-00	Brussel 	Belgium 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
11  11-10-00	Zagreb  	Scotland	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
12  28- 2-01	Rijeka  	Austria 	1-0	
13  24- 3-01	Osijek  	Latvia  	4-1	World Cup Qualifier
14   2- 6-01	Varadzin	San Marino	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
15  15- 8-01	Dublin  	Ireland 	2-2	
16   1- 9-01	Glasgow 	Scotland	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
17   6-10-01	Zagreb  	Belgium 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
18  13- 2-02	Rijeka  	Bulgaria	0-0	
19  17- 4-02	Zagreb  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	2-0	
20   3- 6-02	Niigata 	Mexico  	0-1	World Cup
21   8- 6-02	Ibaraki 	Italy   	2-1	World Cup
22  13- 6-02	Yokohama	Ecuador 	0-1	World Cup
23  21- 8-02	Varazdin	Wales   	1-1	
24  12-10-02	Sofia   	Bulgaria	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
25  12- 2-03	Split   	Poland  	0-0	92º Anniv. Hajduk
26  29- 3-03	Zagreb  	Belgium 	4-0	European Ch. Qual.
27   2- 4-03	Varazdin	Andorra 	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
28  30- 4-03	Stockholm	Sweden  	2-1	
29  20- 8-03	Ipswich 	England 	1-3	
30   6- 9-03	Andorra La V.	Andorra 	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
31  10- 9-03	Brussel 	Belgium 	1-2	European Ch. Qual.
32  11-10-03	Zagreb  	Bulgaria	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
33  19-11-03	Ljubljana	Slovenia	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
34  18- 2-04	Split   	Germany 	1-2	
35  29- 5-04	Rijeka  	Slovakia	1-0	
36   5- 6-04	København	Denmark 	2-1	
37  13- 6-04	Leiria  	Switzerland	0-0	European Champ.
38  17- 6-04	Leiria  	France  	2-2	European Champ.
39  21- 6-04	Lisboa  	England 	2-4	European Champ.
40  18- 8-04	Varazdin	Israel  	1-0	
41   4- 9-04	Zagreb  	Hungary 	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
42   8- 9-04	Göteborg	Sweden  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
43   9-10-04	Zagreb  	Bulgaria	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
44  16-11-04	Dublin  	Ireland 	0-1	
45   9- 2-05	Jerusalem	Israel  	3-3	
46  30- 3-05	Zagreb  	Malta   	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
47   4- 6-05	Sofia   	Bulgaria	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
48  17- 8-05	Split   	Brazil  	1-1	
49   3- 9-05	Reykjavík	Iceland 	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
50   8-10-05	Zagreb  	Sweden  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
51  12-10-05	Budapest	Hungary 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
52  12-11-05	Coimbra 	Portugal	0-2	
53  23- 5-06	Wien    	Austria 	4-1	
54  28- 5-06	Osijek  	Iran    	2-2	
55   3- 6-06	Wolfsburg	Poland  	0-1	
56   7- 6-06	Genève  	Spain   	1-2	
57  13- 6-06	Berlin  	Brazil  	0-1	World Cup
58  18- 6-06	Nürnberg	Japan   	0-0	World Cup
59   6- 9-06	Moskva  	Russia  	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
60   7-10-06	Zagreb  	Andorra 	7-0	European Ch. Qual.
61  11-10-06	Zagreb  	England 	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
62  15-11-06	Tel-Aviv	Israel  	4-3	European Ch. Qual.
63   2- 6-07	Tallinn 	Estonia 	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
64   6- 6-07	Zagreb  	Russia  	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
65  22- 8-07	Sarajevo	Bosnia-Herzeg.	5-3	
66   8- 9-07	Zagreb  	Estonia 	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
67  12- 9-07	Andorra La V.	Andorra 	6-0	European Ch. Qual.
68  13-10-07	Zagreb  	Israel  	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
69  17-11-07	Skopje  	Macedonia	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
70  21-11-07	London  	England 	3-2	European Ch. Qual.
71   6- 2-08	Split   	Netherlands	0-3	
72  26- 3-08	Glasgow 	Scotland	1-1	
73  24- 5-08	Rijeka  	Moldova 	1-0	
74  31- 5-08	Budapest	Hungary 	1-1	
75   8- 6-08	Wien    	Austria 	1-0	European Champ.
76  12- 6-08	Klagenfurt	Germany 	2-1	European Champ.
77  20- 6-08	Wien    	Turkey    	1-1 [1]	European Champ.
78  20- 8-08	Maribor 	Slovenia	3-2	
79   6- 9-08	Zagreb  	Kazakhstan	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
80  10- 9-08	Zagreb  	England 	1-4	World Cup Qualifier
81  11- 2-09	Bucuresti	Romania 	2-1	
82   6- 6-09	Zagreb  	Ukraine 	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
83   8-10-09	Rijeka  	Qatar      	3-2	
84  14-10-09	Astana  	Kazakhstan	2-1	World Cup Qualifier

[1] Croatia lost 1-3 on penalty kicks.


Total Record

Matches  Won  Draw  Lost For Against  Points  Percentage
  84      41   26    17   131- 82       108      64.29

Types of Matches:
Friendlies		33
World Cup Qualifier	18
World Cup		 5
European Ch. Qualifier	21
European Championship	 6
Other Tournaments	 1

Total:                  84



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