ROBERT Palikuća is the new general manager of the Rijeka Sports Department, which has been confirmed on the club’s website. As part of this function, he will also perform the functions of the first team sports director.
After arriving in Rijeka, Palikuća has extensive work experience in Fortuna Düsseldorf and Nuremberg, Germany.
“I have been following Rijeka for many years, not only because I come from this region, or because of some patriotism, but also because of the amazing development of football here and throughout Croatia. Rijeka has always managed to make the most of its possibilities. It Progress is being made and showing ambition for further success,” Palicuka said at the club’s briefing.
Palicucha succeeds Ivan Mans.