Franić’ injury confirmed

At the 1/16 final of the Croatian Cup played on Wednesday, Oneto was substituted at 34th minute after he clashed with goalkeeper Landeta, while Franić left the game in 41st. Further tests had found the fracture of the thigh. Oneto was at training yesterday, and he’s slowly returning to trainings.   #ForzaIstra

Curro Torres new coach of Nk Istra

Cristóbal Emilio “Curro” Torres is the new coach of Nk Istra. The 41 year-old Spanish has played for Gramenet, Valencia, Recreativo, Tenerife, Murcia and Gimnastic; also for the Spanish national football team with 5 appearences. In his coaching career he has led the Valencia B and Lorca. We want to wish our best to our new coach.…

Ticket sales for match with Hajduk

After the first victory of the season against Inter-Zaprešić, we will host Hajduk at Drosina! Match will be played on Sunday at 19:00. Tickets are available in following times: • 17.09-20.09 from 12 to 17h – Istra 1961 offices • 21.09-23.09, from 12 to 19h – ticket booth NORTH – 50kn SOUTH – 50kn WEST – 40kn EAST – 30kn #ForzaIstra

3 new players; Senzemba leaving

On the last day off transfer window, Istra 1961 brought 3 new players in. Kim Young Gyu, 23-year-old winger; central midfielder Francisco Tena, 25-year-old who’s coming from second Real Madrid’s team, RM Castilla; and José Luis Rodríguez, 20-year-old left winger from Panama for which he played all 3 games on World Cup. Nicolas Senzemba left our…

Petar Rubić invited to the U-20 team

Another young Istra 1961 player have deserved national call up – after Agron Rufati, the call came to Petar Rubić, who will be member of the Croatian U-20 team. There are two friendly matches scheduled against Russia on September 5th and 7th in Čakovec. We congratulate Petar on the invitation and wish him the best…

Rufati deserved Macedonian U-21 call up

Istra 1961’ player Agron Rufati deserved call up for Macedonian U-21 national team for matches against Serbia and Armenia within the UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifiers. We congratulate Agron and we wish his a lot of luck in national team jersey! #ForzaIstra

Textual review of the 5th round of Prva HNL: Rijeka – Istra 1961

In the last match of 5th round of Max TV Prva liga Istra played against Rijeka at Rujevica. Coach Manolo Márquez sent these 11 on the pitch: Landeta; Rubić, Oneto, Rodriguez, Grujević; Segado, Cardozo; Traore, Ivančić, Regan; Mierez. Istra started game well and came into the lead in 3rd minute. Oneto tried with his head after…

Press conference after an away match at Rijeka (3-3)

After a draw result at Rujevica, Istra 1961’ coach gave his opinion about the game on press conference. “We’ve played against one of the best teams in the league and won a point. Game was really crazy. We got into the lead, they equalised and then once again the same thing. After that they scored…