Mario Gavranović is a new player of Rijeka. Late Monday night, he arrived in Dubai and following a medical examination on Tuesday evening he signed a two and a half year contract. After the signing, he immediately went to his first practice.
- I am happy that I signed with Rijeka and I am looking forward to this new challenge,” said Mario Gavranović who, in his lucrative career, played for Schalke, in whose jersey he scored against Valencia in the Champions League.
He was also a part of the Swiss national team which competed in the World Cup in Brazil, but an injury prevented him from playing. The Croatian audience remembers him from when he scored two times, winning 4:2, when Croatia played Switzerland on Poljud.
- I believe that, with my game, I will help Rijeka to achieve better results. I am ready to give my maximum on the field and I am looking forward to the upcoming matches, concluded Mario Gavranović.