Slaven Skeledzic

John Max 17 Nov,2017


Slaven Skeledzic is a German-Bosnian football manager who previously managed the Afghanistan national team and currently serves as a youth coordinator for Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao.

He is also a former footballer who has played as an attacker for SpVgg Bad Homburg and Usinger TSG.

Early Life and Career

Slaven Skeledzic was born on 15th of November 1971, in Vares, Yugoslavia, Bosnia. At the early age of four, Skeledzic moved along with his parents to Bad Homburg vor der Hohe, where he began his football career at the local SpVgg Bad Homburg. Further, he moved to Usinger TSG, where he played till 1999.

Managerial Career

In 2006, Slaven Skeldzic made his professional debut as a football coach for Eintracht Frankfurt youth club. Then, after 5 years of coaching spell with the club, he joined German association football club based youth FC of Hansa Rostock.

In 2012, Skeledzic signed a contract with Hannover 96 youth team. After 2 years, he joined FSV Frankfurt youth club but was soon appointed as the coach of Afghanistan national team on 9th of February 2015. With his skill and experience, he wanted to bring the European technique of play to Afghanistan. Following his many failures, he was sacked as a coach of the national team.

For 2016-17 seasons, Skeledzic is appointed as a youth coordinator for Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao FC.

Personal life

Slaven Skeledzic is now in his mid-forties. When it comes to his personal life, the former coach is yet to reveal the details. He has distanced his personal life from the media sites and public attention. Presently, he might be a married man or dating someone but, the former coach has not revealed anything related to his relationship status.

Hence, as per our record, he is possibly single and unmarried as the coach has not disclosed anything regarding his love life.

Net Worth

Being the head coach of Afghanistan national team; Slaven had an estimated annual salary of $100 thousand in 2015. He has earned his wealth widely through his professional career as a football coach. As of 2017, the coach has an estimated net worth of $200 thousand.

Currently, he lives in a luxurious house in Bad Homburg and is enjoying his life.


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