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Danijel Subasic, a professional football player from Croatia, now the goalkeeper for Hajduk Split. With Zadar and Hajduk, Subasic started his professional career in Croatia. In the three and a half years after moving to Hajduk from his previous club Zadar, he made a total of 126 official appearances for HNK Hajduk while recording 47 clean sheets.
He joined Monaco in January 2012 and played 292 competitive games for them during an eight-and-a-half-year span. He won Ligue 2 in 2012–13 and Ligue 1 in 2016–17, the latter of which saw him also be awarded the league’s Goalkeeper of the Year.
On November 14, 2009, he made his debut for the national team against Liechtenstein in a friendly game.
He made a significant contribution to Croatia’s historic triumph over Argentina at the 2018 World Cup in Russia by playing outstanding defense. The final score was 0:3 in Croatia’s favor. In the round of 16 of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, he participated in a game. Croatia advanced to the quarterfinals thanks to Subasic three penalty kick saves against Denmark in the round of 16 match, which ended 1:1.
On August 15, 2018, at the age of 33, he retired from his international career as a football player after taking home the world silver.