Bruno Petkovic

by Rohan 06 Mar,2022
Bruno Petkovic
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 4 Inch
Weight in KG 87 kg kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Bruno Petkovic
  • Birth Country Croatia
  • Famous Name Bruno Petkovic
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Father Jakov Petkovic
  • Mother Ruza Nizic
  • Net Worth $13,200,000
  • Salary £16,000 per week
  • Market Value €9,000,000
  • Position in Team Forward
  • Current team Dinamo Zagreb
  • Nationality Croatian
  • Profession Footballer
  • Children Adrian
  • Girlfriend Iva Saric
  • Squad No 10

Bruno Petkovic was born on 16 September 1994. He is a Croatian professional footballer who plays for Dinamo Zagreb and the Croatia national team as a forward. Currently, Bruno is 27 years old.

Bruno played the Croatia U21 team in 2013-18. Then in 2019, he joined Croatia's national side.

Bruno Petkovic's Early Life 

Bruno Petkovic was born on 16 September 1994 in Metkovic, Croatia. His father's name is Jakov Petkovic, and his mother's name is Ruza Nizic. Bruno's father is from Metkovic, and his mother is from Herzegovinian Croat from Crveni Grm near Ljubuski.

WhenBruno Petkovic as a kid SOURCE: [email protected]

Bruno's childhood football idols were Ronaldo(Ronaldo Luis Nazario de Lima) and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. He began his youth career from ONK Metkovic and NK Neretva from his hometown. Bruno remained in Dinamo Zagreb till 4 September 2009. 

Bruno Petkovic represented NK HASK on season 2010-11 and Hrvatski Dragovoljac on season 2011-12, promoting his transfer to Italy, with Serie A side, Catania.

Bruno Petkovic's Club Career and International Career

Club career

Calcio Catania

Bruno Petkovic was officially transferred to Calcio Catania on 27 into the club's youth academy. On 27 January 2013, he made his first appearance to the senior squad in a 2-1 victory over Florentina in a league play. He made his league debut on the final matchday of the 2012-13 Serie A campaign as a substitute player in the 89th minute in a 2-2 draw with Torino. At the beginning of 2013-14, Serie A season Bruno was promoted to the first team and assigned as the jersey number 32. 

Trapani and Bologna

Bruno Petkovic moved to Serie B side Trapani in January 2016. He scored seven goals in the second round of the Series B season, as the Sicilian team nearly got promoted to Serie A but failed in the final play-off match against Pescara. He netted three goals in the first round of the 2016-17 Serie B season in the same season. Bruno was signed by Seris A team Bologna for 1.2 million Euros on 12 January 2017. He made a total appearance of 21 Serie A for the team before being loaned to Hellas Verona on 11 January 2018.

Dinamo Zagreb

On 6 August 2018, Bruno joined Dinamo Zagreb. On 25 August, he scored his first goal for Dinamo in a 1-0, leading team to victory over NK Lokomotiva. As the season passed, Bruno became more critical to the team and played the leading role in the peak of the Dinamo Zagreb season. He finished his initial season within the club with 11 goals and five assists in a total of 37 matches.

Bruno Petkovic was crucial to Dinamo Zagreb's successful Champions League qualifying campaign. Due to his impressive performances, he earned a new contract with Dinamo signed on 13 September 2019. His contract will expire in 2024.

Bruno Petkovic made his Champions League debut on 18 September 2019 and scored his first debut goal on 6 November against Shakhtar Donetsk.

Bruno suffered an injury on 27 June 2020 that forced him to quit playing rest of the season. After he missed the first Dinamo's game of the season, he returned on 21 August for a match with Istra 1961.

International Career

Bruno was capped only once for Croatia U21 on 13 August 2013. On 11 March 2019, Bruni received his first senior Croatia call-up as a substitute for the injured Marko Pjaca.

He made his debut in a Euro 2020 qualifier on 21 March 2019. On 11 June 2019 netted his first goal for the national team. He ended the qualifiers as the team's top scorer. Although the tournament is postponed due to COVID-19, he was assessed for the national team during Croatia’s unsatisfactory 2020–21 Nations League campaign.

Borna Barisic, Josip Brekalo, and Ivan Rakitic are a few teammates of Bruno Petkovic.

Is Bruno Petkovic In a Relationship?

Bruno Petkovic is a very secretive person. He has not shared any official information about his relationship or his girlfriend. But according to some reports, he has a girlfriend named Iva Saric. They have been spotted together several times.

BrunoBruno Petkovic with his girlfriend Iva Saric SOURCE: Newsline

 Some reports claim that Bruno and Iva have a baby boy named "Adrian".

Bruno Petkovic's Salary and Net Worth and Market Value

Bruno Petkovic is one of the top paid football of Croatia. According to the source, his weekly wage is £16,000 around $21,100 and his yearly wage is £832,000 around $1,100,000.

Bruno is an international Croatian footballer who has a net worth of about $13,200,000 including all his property. His contract with Dinamo will come to end in 2024. 

Bruno Petkovic's current value in the market is €9,000,000.

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