RK Sloboda Tuzla

Rukometni Klub Sloboda Tuzla, commonly abbreviated as RK Sloboda Tuzla is a team handball club based in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is part of the RSD Sloboda Tuzla.

RK Sloboda
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Full nameRukometni Klub Sloboda Tuzla
Founded1959; 62 years ago (1959)
ArenaSKPC Mejdan
Capacity4,900
PresidentIsmar Šabović
Head coachDavor Kadić
LeagueHandball Championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Website
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It plays its home games in Mejdan, Tuzla. The clubs greatest success are three Handball Championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina titles.

HistoryEdit

Club was founded in 1959 as charter of RSD Sloboda Tuzla. Since its foundation the club's sponsor has been the local salt factory called Solana. Club has played first international match since Bosnia and Herzegovina has gained independence.[1] In season 2016/2017 it competed in League of Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina following relegation from Handball Championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina in season 2015/2016.

HonoursEdit

Domestic competitionsEdit

LeagueEdit

  • First League of Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina - North:
    •   Winners (1): 2018

CupsEdit

Recent seasonsEdit

The recent season-by-season performance of the club:[2][3]

Season Division Tier Position
2005-06 First League FBiH - North II 1st ↑
2006-07 Premier League I 15th ↓
2010-11 Premier League I 9th
2014-15 Premier League 9th
2015-16 Premier League 15th ↓
2017-18 First League FBiH - North II 5th
2018-19 1st ↑
2019-20 Premier League I 8th
2020-21 4th
Key
Promoted Relegated

TeamEdit

StaffEdit

Staff for the 2020–21 season
Pos. Name
General manager   Ismar Šabović
Head coach   Davor Kadić
Assistant coach   Nedim Đug
Goalkeeping coach   Damir Cipurković
Physiotherapist   Demir Galić
Doctor   Džana Atlić

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2020–21 season[4]

Coaching historyEdit

  •   Srđan Praljak (1986 – 1991)[5]
  •   Damir Cipurković ( – February 19, 2009)[6]
  •   Mirza Bulić (August 05, 2018 – October 26, 2019)[7]
  •   Nedžad Mašić (October 26, 2019 – January 03, 2020)[8]
  •   Davor Kadić (January 06, 2020 – present)[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.ehfcl.com/men/1996-97/match/0/007/Steaua+Bukarest+-+RK+Sloboda+Solana
  2. ^ "Sloboda Rukomet / Muškarci". SportDC (in Serbo-Croatian). Retrieved 6 August 2021.
  3. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20080604121058/http://www.rkbosnasarajevo.ba/bosanski/takmicenja/pl-bih-raspored06-07.html
  4. ^ https://rksloboda.ba/prvi-tim/
  5. ^ "Praljak Srđan – Šjor". visoko.co.ba. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  6. ^ "Damir Cipurković više nije trener Slobode". sportsport.ba. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  7. ^ "Mirza Bulić novi trener RK Sloboda". svijet-rukometa.com. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  8. ^ "Nedžad Mašić novi trener RK Sloboda". sportsport.ba. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  9. ^ "RK Sloboda predstavila novog trenera i kapitena, cilj izlazak u Evropu". tuzlainfo.ba. Retrieved 26 June 2021.