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Croat Named As Turkey Coach

Croat Dragan Matuntinovic has been named as coach of Turkey’s waterpolo team. Matutinovic signed a two year contract with the Turkish waterpolo federation.

“He is one of the top five coaches in the world,” said head of Turkey’s waterpolo federation Hasan Bozkurter. Matuntinovic has coached some of Croatia’s best sides and also he extensively around the world from China to Brazil. His main task will be helping Turkey qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil.

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