Ivica Olić is a Croatian former professional footballer who is as an assistant manager of the Croatia national team. During his career, he played for German Bundesliga clubs such as Hamburger SV, VfL Wolfsburg, and Bayern Munich and also for the Croatia national team. Olić primarily played as a striker but could also operate as a winger. He has been described as a relentless pursuer of the ball and possessing "power and a decent bit of pace with him". Former Croatia manager Slaven Bilić described him as a typical "match-winner" and "king of important matches" due to his ability to score in important matches against big opponents. Named the Croatian Footballer of the Year in 2009 and 2010, Olić appeared with Bayern Munich in two UEFA Champions League finals in 2010 and 2012.
About Ivica Olic
Forward who made his professional debut in 1998 for Marsonia and made his first international appearance for Croatia's national team in 2002.
He began his youth career with Posavac Davor.
He signed with VfL Wolfsburg in 2012.
He grew up in Davor, Croatia.
He joined the Croatian national team the same year as right back and midfielder Darijo Srna.
Information related to Ivica Olić
- Croatian Third Football League players
- NK Marsonia players
- Croatian Second Football League players
- NK Zagreb players
- Croatia under-21 international footballers
- Croatia international footballers
- VfL Wolfsburg players
- Croatia youth international footballers
- UEFA Euro 2008 players
- UEFA Euro 2004 players
- TSV 1860 Munich players
- Hertha BSC players
- FC Bayern Munich footballers
- Hamburger SV players
- GNK Dinamo Zagreb players
- PFC CSKA Moscow players