Tomislav Duvnjak

Tomislav Duvnjak


Country: Croatia

Date of birth: 05/02/2003 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Zagreb (Croatia)

Height: —

Youth career: Dinamo Zagreb

Current club: Dinamo Zagreb

Squad number: —

Current national team: Croatia U-17

Position: defensive midfielder, central midfielder

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by 350.000 €

Tournaments participated in: 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2021

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Lucas Torreira



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No significant weaknesses.


Style of play:

– holding midfielder

– great mix of midfield controller and ball-winning midfielder

– tactically intelligent and charismatic midfielder, gifted with good ball skills, mobility, distribution, vision, and ability to read the game

– likes to play short passes

– good in combination play

– provides many key interceptions, clearances, and tackles for his team thanks to his good anticipation sense and defensive reliability

– energetic, consistent, aggressive and hard tackling player

– constantly asking for the ball and often is an additional passing option

– great composure and retention skills under pressure/press-resistant player

– his stamina, work rate, mobility, determination, agility, and pace enable him to cover a lot of ground ground

– has a great, positive influence on his teammates

– finds himself best in positional attack

– high number of touches and passes per game

– natural leader

Duvnjak starts the attack of his team after a great tackle.


Duvnjak orchestrating the moves of his team from deep.


He is best suited to playing as:

Defensive midfielder in 4-3-3.






League summary (as for 27 November 2020):

1.HNL 2019/2020: 1 game/0 goals (Dinamo)

2.HNL 2020/2021 (ongoing): 12 games/0 goals (Dinamo II)



Tomislav Duvnjak is a product of a famous Dinamo Zagreb academy – youth system that produces fantastic talents almost every year. Tomislav made his first-team debut on 24 July 2020 coming on as a substitute for Lovro Majer in the 76th minute in a match against NK Varaždin. He is also a regular youth international for Croatia – as of today, he played over 30 games for various youth national teams which is very impressive for a 17-year-old.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

First team material in a top European club.





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