|Full name||Edin Sprečo|
|Date of birth||19 April 1947|
|Place of birth||Sarajevo, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Date of death||12 May 2020(aged 73)|
|Place of death||Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Born in Sarajevo, SFR Yugoslavia, present day Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sprečo started playing football for the youth team of hometown club Željezničar when he was 12. At the age of 17, he made his debut for the first team. Sprečo scored two goals in his first game and it was clear that he would become a great player.
He played 199 league games and scored 61 goals for Željezničar. In total, Sprečo played in 234 games and managed to score 75 goals. He was a member of the Željezničar team that won the Yugoslav First League title in the 1971–72 season. In 1975, Sprečo turned 28 and he was allowed to go abroad, as it was prohibited for under-28 players to leave the domestic clubs at the time. He went to Dutch Eredivisie club NAC Breda.
Sprečo earned 3 caps for the Yugoslavia national team and also scored two goals while playing for the national team from 1967 to 1969. He scored his first goal for Yugoslavia on 12 November 1967, in a 4–0 win against Albania in a UEFA Euro 1968 qualifying match.
|Željezničar||1964–65||Yugoslav First League||2||0||—||—||2||0|
|1965–66||Yugoslav First League||2||0||—||—||2||0|
|1966–67||Yugoslav First League||19||7||—||—||19||7|
|1967–68||Yugoslav First League||26||13||—||—||26||13|
|1968–69||Yugoslav First League||24||12||—||—||24||12|
|1969–70||Yugoslav First League||6||0||—||—||6||0|
|1970–71||Yugoslav First League||33||7||—||—||33||7|
|1971–72||Yugoslav First League||32||5||—||8||4||40||9|
|1972–73||Yugoslav First League||31||10||—||2||1||33||11|
|1973–74||Yugoslav First League||15||7||—||—||15||7|
|1974–75||Yugoslav First League||7||0||—||—||7||0|
|1975–76||Yugoslav First League||2||0||—||—||2||0|
|Željezničar||1976–77||Yugoslav First League||4||0||0||0||—||4||0|
|Iskra Bugojno||1979–80||Yugoslav Second League||23||6||—||—||23||6|
|1980–81||Yugoslav Second League||15||3||—||—||15||3|
|1.||12 November 1967||Stadion JNA, Belgrade, SFR Yugoslavia||Albania||1–0||4–0||UEFA Euro 1968 qualifying|
|2.||4 June 1969||Helsinki Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, Finland||Finland||4–1||5–1||1970 FIFA World Cup qualification|
- Nedim Kreštalica. "Edin Sprečo". 1921.ba (in Bosnian). Retrieved 1 August 2019.
- "Yugoslavia 4–0 Albania". uefa.com. 12 November 1967. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
- "Edin Sprečo". National-Football-Teams.com. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
- N.K. (12 May 2020). "Preminuo Edin Sprečo, legendarni nogometaš Željezničara" (in Bosnian). Klix.ba. Retrieved 12 May 2020.
- Edin Sprečo at football database.eu