HNK Rijeka lost to Osijek 1:2 in the 34th round of Croatian championship.
Rijeka took the lead in the 11th minute when Čolak headed home a cross from Mamić - 0:1.
Osijek equalized in the 24th minute when Marić scored from close range - 1:1.
Rijeka was down to ten men after the 38th minute when Pavičić earned a second yellow card.
Osijek used the advantage and Marić scored in the 48th minute to give the home team a valuable victory - 2:1.