Forward Tomi Juric

  • Height 191cm
  • Weight 85kg
  • D.O.B. 22/7/91
  • Born Auburn
Jersey Number
9

Biography

Club: Luzern

Previous clubs: Croatia Sesvete, NK Lokomotiva, Inter Zapresic, Adelaide United, Western Sydney Wanderers, Roda JC

Caltex Socceroos cap number: 561

Debut: 20/07/2013 v South Korea

Juric began his career in Croatia before signing a short-term deal with Adelaide United in 2013.

A strong start to his Hyundai A-League career paved the way for a switch to Western Sydney Wanders and subsequently a path into the Caltex Socceroos, his progress fuelled by an influential role in Wanderers' remarkable AFC Champions League triumph in 2014.

Strong, powerful and good in the air, Juric heads to Russia as Australia's likely starting striker after honing his game with Dutch outfit Roda JC and now FC Luzern.

Best Caltex Socceroos moment:

Juric notably came off the bench in the 2015 AFC Asian Cup final to set up the extra-time winner for James Troisi, while he grabbed a special goal of his in the FIFA Confederations Cup clash with Germany.

Hyundai A-League connection:

An alumnus of both Adelaide and Western Sydney Wanderers, Juric also played and scored for the Foxtel A-League All Stars against Italian giants Juventus in 2014.

Did you know?

Juric believes his younger brother Deni, an Australia Under-23 international, is even more technically gifted than himself.

World Cup 2018

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