First Asian players came in Winter break of 1998/1999 season. Those were Japanese K. Miura, N. Zaizen and Y. Matsubara.
MATSUBARA, Yoshika D.O.B. 19/08/1974 Country Japan Role attacker Came from Jubilo Iwata Season Club Games Goals 1998/1999 HNK Rijeka 2 0 MIURA, Kazuyoshi D.O.B. 26/02/1967, Shizuoka Country Japan Role attacker Came from Verdy Kawasaki Season Club Games Goals 1998/1999 NK Croatia Zagreb 12 0 ZAIZEN, Nobuyuki D.O.B. 19/01/1976 Country Japan Role midfield Came from J-League Season Club Games Goals 1998/1999 HNK Rijeka 0 0
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