Anton Krešić


Anton Krešić (Croatian pronunciation: [ǎntoːn krêʃitɕ];[1][2] born 29 January 1996) is a German-born Croatian football player who plays for Padova on loan from Atalanta.

Anton Krešić
Personal information
Date of birth (1996-01-29) 29 January 1996 (age 25)
Place of birth Dieburg, Germany
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Padova (on loan from Atalanta)
Number 15
Youth career
0000–2010 Naftaš Ivanić-Grad
2010–2015 Zagreb
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015– Atalanta 0 (0)
2016–2017Trapani (loan) 11 (0)
2017–2018Avellino (loan) 25 (3)
2018–2019Cremonese (loan) 9 (0)
2019Carpi (loan) 12 (0)
2019–Padova (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2010 Croatia U15 2 (0)
2012–2013 Croatia U16 8 (0)
2012–2013 Croatia U17 9 (1)
2014 Croatia U19 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 06:37, 16 July 2019 (UTC)

Club career


Atalanta

Loan to Trapani

On 11 July 2016, Krešić was loaned to Serie B club Trapani on a season-long loan deal. On 1 October he made his professional debut in the Serie B for Trapani as a substitute replacing Caio de Cenco in the 85th minute of a 2–0 home defeat against Cittadella.[3] On 24 December he played his first entire match for Trapani, a 3–1 away defeat against Cesena.[4] Krešić ended his season-long loan to Trapani with 11 appearances, including 10 as a starter.[5]

Loan to Avellino

On 15 July 2017, Krešić was signed by Serie B side Avellino on a season-long loan deal.[6] On 15 September he made his Serie B debut for Avellino as a substitute replacing Leonardo Morosini in the 64th minute of a 3–1 away defeat against Cesena.[7] On 18 September he played his first entire match for Avellino, a 1–1 home draw against Venezia.[8] On 30 September, Krešić scored his first professional goal in the 53rd minute of a 3–2 home win over Empoli.[9] On 8 October he scored his second goal in the 65th minute of a 2–1 away defeat against Bari.[10] On 15 October he scored his third goal in the 48th minute of a 3–2 home defeat against Salernitana.[11] Krešić ended his loan to Avellino with 25 appearances and 3 goals.[5]

Loan to Cremonese

On 12 July 2018 he was loaned once again in Serie B, this time to Cremonese.[12][13]

Loan to Carpi

On 8 January 2019 he joined Serie B club Carpi on loan.[14]

Loan to Padova

On 11 July 2019, Krešić joined Padova on loan with an option to buy.[15] On 27 August 2020 the loan was renewed for the 2020–21 season.[16]

International


He was on the roster for Croatia at the 2013 UEFA European Under-17 Championship.

Career statistics


Club

As of 13 July 2018
Club Season League Cup Europe Other Total
League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Trapani (loan) 2016–17 Serie B 11 0 0 0 11 0
Avellino (loan) 2017–18 Serie B 25 3 0 0 25 3
Cremonese (loan) 2018–19 Serie B 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 36 3 0 0 36 3

References


  1. "Àntūn". Hrvatski jezični portal (in Serbo-Croatian). Retrieved 19 March 2018. Àntōn
  2. "Krèšimir". Hrvatski jezični portal (in Serbo-Croatian). Retrieved 19 March 2018. Krȅšić
  3. "Game Report by Soccerway". Soccerway. 1 October 2016.
  4. "Cesena vs. Trapani – 24 December 2016 – Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  5. "Croatia - A. Krešić - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  6. "UFFICIALE: Avellino, ingaggiato il difensore Kresic - TUTTOmercatoWEB.com". Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  7. "Cesena vs. Avellino – 15 September 2017 – Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  8. "Avellino vs. Venezia – 18 September 2017 – Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  9. "Avellino vs. Empoli – 30 September 2017 – Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  10. "Bari 1908 vs. Avellino – 8 October 2017 – Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  11. "Avellino vs. Salernitana – 15 October 2017 – Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 13 January 2018.
  12. "Anton Kresic nuovo difensore della Cremonese - Cremonaoggi". Cremonaoggi (in Italian). 12 July 2018. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  13. "UFFICIALE: Atalanta, Anton Kresic in prestito alla Cremonese - TUTTOmercatoWEB.com". Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  14. "Mercato: Kresic è biancorosso" [Kresic is in white and red] (in Italian). Carpi. 8 January 2019.
  15. "UFFICIALE: Padova, prelevato il difensore Kresic dall'Atalanta". Retrieved 16 July 2019.
  16. "Rinnovo del prestito di Anton Krešić" (in Italian). Padova. 27 August 2020.