Defender Fran Karacic
- Height 181cm
- Weight 75kg
- D.O.B. 12/5/96
- Born Zagreb
Debut: 03/04/2021 v Kuwait
Socceroos Cap Number: 607
Caps (Goals): 3 (1)
Current Club: Brescia
Previous Clubs: NK Lokomotiva, NK Lučko, Dinamo Zagreb
Fran Karacic, a former-Croatia under-21 representative, declared for Australia and was a part of the provisional Socceroos squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Karacic joined Italian Serie B side Brescia from Croatian side Dinamo Zagreb, where he spent the majority of his stint on loan at fellow Croatian First Football League club NK Lokomotiva Zagreb.
Karacic has become a regular starter at full-back for Brescia, creating 12 chances and notching two assists in 16 appearances throughout the 2020/21 season.
Karacic comes into Arnold's squad to add strength in depth at right-back alongside Sydney FC's Rhyan Grant.
Qualifying World Cup 2022
Fran Karacic 'looking forward' to promotion charge under Italian legend
After making his long-awaited international debut in June, Fran Karacic's attention has now turned back to club football - where his Brescia Calcio kick off their Serie B campaign this weekend. But before he looks to play his part in a promotion push, which begins away to Ter