Dominik Livakovic (born 9 January 1995) is a Croatia-based professional football player. He came into the limelight for making eleven saves in a single game against Brazil in the quarter-finals of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Looking at his career, he plays for Croatia’s national team internationally and the Prva HNL club Dinamo Zagreb. Continue reading the entire article to find all the latest information about his wife, parents, children, wiki, net worth, age, height, weight, bio, family, ethnicity, siblings, nationality, religion, facts, and more.
Dominik Livakovic Wiki/Biography
Born to Croatian parents in Zadar, Croatia, Dominik Livakovic celebrates his birthday on the 9th of January each year. His nickname is Livakovic whereas he is a Capricorn by zodiac sign. He completed his schooling at a local private school in his hometown. Though he hails from a well-educated family, he decided to pursue a career in football.
|Real Name||Dominik Livakovic|
|Profession||Professional football player|
|Age||27 [as of 2022]|
|Date of Birth||9 January 1995|
|Famous For||Playing football professionally|
Dominik Livakovic Wife, Children & Family
Dominik Livakovic’s marital status is married. His wife’s name is Helena Matic. She has been his long-time girlfriend and they decided to get married in the Zadar Cathedral on 18 June 2022. Looking at her profession, she is an industrial designer.
Coming to the details about his children, the couple has only been married for a short time and hasn’t welcomed any child till now. Prior to his relationship with Helena, he could’ve dated at least one person in the past.
His ethnicity and nationality are both Croatian. His father’s name is Zdravko Livakovic, he is a construction engineer by profession. On the other hand, his mother Manuela Skoblar is a homemaker. However, he hasn’t shared any information about his siblings.
Dominik Livakovic Age, Height & More
Born in 1995, Dominik Livakovic is 27 years old. His height is 6 feet 2 inches & his weight is 80 kg approximately. He has brown eyes and light brown hair. While his body measurements are unavailable, his shoe size is 11.5 (US).
Dominik Livakovic began his football during his early teenage years. As he grew, he loved playing the sport and made the decision to pursue a career in it. Finally, he started playing NK Zadar at the age of 12 in 2007. After playing as a youth for five years, he finally started his club career with NK Zagreb in 2012.
However, he made it to the national team of his country in 2010. He first made it to the U15 squad of Croatia that year. Further, he continued to be a part of the U16 squad, U17 squad, U19 squad, and U21 squad respectively.
Coming back to his club career, he started playing for Zagreb as a second-choice goalkeeper. After receiving a few opportunities, he proved his worth with brilliant performances. Eventually, he became the main goalkeeper and ended more than 70 games for the club.
He left the club in mid-2015 and joined Dinamo Zagreb on 30 August of that year. After a few months, he was loaned to Zagreb again where he made 32 appearances between the years 2015 and 2016. In fact, he was a part of Dinamo Zagreb’s Academy team for a short time.
Regardless, he decided to stick with Dinamo Zagreb to date. After making only one appearance for their academy team, he came to their main squad. As of now, he has made 185 appearances for this particular club. In fact, there were many instances where his incredible saves helped his team win crucial matches.
Coming back to his international career, he made his debut for Croatia national team’s main squad in 2017. In fact, he was even a part of the team during the 2018 FIFA World Cup. However, he didn’t get to play any major matches as he was a choice goalkeeper for the team.
In the past four years, he has evolved to become a prominent goalkeeper and he eventually became the main goalkeeper for his national team. In fact, he helped his team in qualifying for the World Cup semi-finals by making incredible saves against Japan (Round of 16) and Brazil (Quater Final).
Dominik Livakovic Net Worth
Dominik Livakovic’s net worth is $6 million (estimated). His major source of income is football. As a professional football player, he earns a handsome salary from Dinamo Zagreb. As per Salary Sport, he receives a weekly salary of £15,000. When calculated annually, he would be making £780,000 ($957,000).
On top of this, he also endorses prominent brands as well. As his Instagram bio suggests, he is signed with Adidas Football. Leaving this, he also has other income sources as well. However, he hasn’t shared anything about them publicly.
- He loves dogs and has a Siberian Husky named Cruz.
- He has been awarded the title of Best Croatian Goalkeeper four times in a row by Trophy Footballer.
- Unlike Yassine Bounou, he hasn’t scored even a single goal in his entire career.
- He was inspired to play football by David de Gea and Iker Casillas.
- He travels across Europe with his wife during his leisure time.
- His jersey number is 40.
- He shares his pictures on his Instagram account with 300k followers.
- Apart from Instagram, he doesn’t usually use any other social media sites.
FAQs about Dominik Livakovic
Dominik Livakovic is a professional football player from Croatia.
His age is 27 as of 2022.
He receives about $957,000 in salary annually.
Images source: @dominiklivakovic40 on Instagram.