Clubs played for: zeljeznicar, Croatia Zagreb, Sporting Gijon, Benfica, Club Brugge, Parma, Chelsea (1988-2004)
Birthplace: Sarajevo, SFR Yugoslavia
Position: Attacking midfielder /Forward
Biography: The former Bosnian refugee signed for Chelsea for £5.6million in July 2000 and by the time he had retired he had played in six countries. He suffered from his fair share of injuries but could never be accused of giving anything but his best when he was fit. A member of the 2000 Charity Shield winning side, he was forced to retire because of a serious knee injury at the age of 32.
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