Tag Archives: Tihana Nemčić

Mazel Tov! Helena Costa Becomes Coach of Clermont Foot 63

9 May

article-0-1DA4607600000578-764_306x423Wonderful news! Helena Costa has been chosen to coach Ligue 2 side Clermont Foot 63. She’s an accomplished coach who has, among other things, managed the women’s national teams of Qatar & Iran, Benfica’s boys’ youth teams (for 13 years) and acted as a scout for SPL side Celtic. While she is the first woman to coach a European professional team, Helena also coached a men’s team on the regional level, just like Tihana Nemčić did in the Croatian 5th division. Read more about her journey here:  1  2  3   I’m side eyeing the hell out of the Daily Fail for leading with the “Jose Mourinho in a petticoat” line. Ugh. But this a very welcome change. I can’t wait to see her kick some ass.

– Lozil

The Daily Drool – Coaches: Tihana Nemčić

29 Mar

Tihana-Nemcic-hombres-Foto-AFP_ECMIMA20121002_0011_424 year old Tihana made headlines around the world when she was named head coach of Croatian 5th division men’s side NK Viktorija Vojakovac in September 2012. She previously played for Dinamo Zagreb and the Croatian Women’s National Team. Not only talented, but gorgeous, she was one of the 15 finalists for Miss Croatia Sport in 2008.