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Goran Šprem (born 6 July 1979 in Dubrovnik) is a retired Croatian handball player.

Goran Šprem
Goran Sprem 02.jpg
Personal information
Born (1979-07-06) 6 July 1979 (age 40)
Dubrovnik, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Croatian
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Left wing
Club information
Current club Retired
Number 17
Senior clubs
Years Team
1996-2001
Badel 1862 Zagreb
2001-2002
Medveščak Infosistem
2002-2004
RK Zagreb
2004-2005
SG Flensburg-Handewitt
2005
TuS Nettelstedt-Lübbecke
2005-2006
SG Flensburg-Handewitt
2006
MT Melsungen
2006-2009
HSG Nordhorn
2009-2011
Croatia Osiguranje Zagreb
2011-2013
VfL Gummersbach
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999-2009
Croatia 109 (277)

Šprem started his professional career with RK Zagreb in the late 1990s. He also spent a season with RK Medveščak Zagreb in 2001 and 2002, before returning to RK Zagreb for a second spell with the club between 2002 and 2004. He eventually left RK Zagreb for German side SG Flensburg-Handewitt in October 2004. He left Flensburg for a short spell with TuS Nettelstedt in February 2005, returning to the club in the summer of the same year and eventually spending a season with them. In the summer of 2006, he left Flensburg for a short spell with MT Melsungen, before joining his current club, HSG Nordhorn, in November 2006. He left Nordhorn in 2009.

Šprem is also a member of the Croatian national handball team, with whom he won gold medals at the 2003 World Men's Handball Championship and the 2004 Summer Olympics.[1] He also won two silver medals with the Croatian national team at the World Men's Handball Championships in 2005 and 2009, and participated at the 2006 European Men's Handball Championship, where Croatia finished fourth.

Since his retirement he's been a pundit on RTL Televizija.[2]

HonoursEdit

Zagreb
SG Flensburg-Handewitt
HSG Nordhorn
Individual

OrdersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2004 Summer Olympics – Athens, Greece – Handball" Archived 2008-04-07 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on February 1, 2008)
  2. ^ "2016 European Championship in one week". Vijesti.hr (in Croatian).
  3. ^ "President Mesić gives commendation" (in Croatian). Večernji list.

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