Andrej Kramarić facts for kids
Kramarić with Croatia in 2018
|Date of birth||19 June 1991|
|Place of birth||Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Playing position||Forward, attacking midfielder|
|Current club||1899 Hoffenheim|
|2012–2013||→ Lokomotiva (loan)||44||(20)|
|2016||→ 1899 Hoffenheim (loan)||15||(5)|
† Appearances (Goals).
Kramarić started his football career in his hometown club Dinamo Zagreb and holds the record as the top youth goalscorer in the club's history. Hailed as one of the club's biggest talents, he made his first official appearance for Dinamo at the age of 17. In 2013, after he had a dispute with the Dinamo board of directors, Kramarić was transferred to HNK Rijeka, where he scored 37 times in 42 league games prior to his move to Leicester City for a record £9 million. He played a year-and-a-half there, spending time on loan at 1899 Hoffenheim before moving there permanently. On 29 March 2019, he became the club's all-time top goalscorer. On 24 January 2021, he became Bundesliga all-time top Croatian goalscorer.
Kramarić was capped 53 times at various youth levels for Croatia, scoring 22 goals in total. He took part at the 2010 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship, making four appearances for a Croatian team that reached the tournament semi-finals. He made his debut for the senior team in 2014, and later took part at UEFA Euro 2016, the 2018 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2020, helping Croatia to reach the final of the 2018 tournament.
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