Almog Cohen

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Almog Cohen
אלמוג כהן
Almog Cohen 2011.jpg
Cohen signing autographs for 1. FC Nürnberg fans in 2011.
Personal information
Full name Almog Cohen
Date of birth (1988-09-01) 1 September 1988 (age 25)
Place of birth Beersheba, Israel
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Ingolstadt 04
Number 36
Youth career
1998–2006 Beitar Tubruk
2006–2007 Maccabi Netanya
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 Maccabi Netanya 89 (8)
2010–2013 1. FC Nürnberg 58 (2)
2013 Hapoel Tel Aviv (loan) 12 (1)
2013– FC Ingolstadt 04 22 (1)
National team
2007–2010 Israel U21 17 (0)
2010– Israel 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 March 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 December 2012

Almog Cohen (Hebrew: אלמוג כהן‎, born 1 September 1988)[1] is an Israeli footballer currently[when?] playing for 2. Bundesliga side FC Ingolstadt 04.

Career[edit]

Cohen began his career with Beitar Tubruk and signed for Maccabi Netanya in summer 2006.[2] In February 2010, Maccabi Netanya F.C. confirmed that he was set to join 1. FC Nürnberg in the 2010 summer transfer window.[3] He made his league debut for the club on the third day of the 2010–11 Bundesliga season, starting Nürnberg's match at Hamburg. Coincidentally, his debut goal in the Bundesliga was also against Hamburg, Nürnberg won the game 2–0 with Cohen scoring the second goal of the match.[4]

On 30 July 2013, he joined FC Ingolstadt 04 on a three-year contract.[5]

International career[edit]

He has represented the Israel national under-21 football team[6] and now plays for the senior side.

Honours[edit]

Maccabi Netanya

Statistics[edit]

As of 30 September 2013.

Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Competition League Cup League Cup Continental Total
2006–07 Maccabi Netanya Ligat ha'Al 7 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 11 0
2007–08 28 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 37 0
2008–09 23 1 3 0 6 0 0 0 32 1
2009–10 31 7 1 0 1 0 4 0 37 7
2010–11 1. FC Nürnberg Bundesliga 25 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 27 2
2011–12 24 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 26 0
2012–13 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
2012–13 Hapoel Tel Aviv (loan) Ligat ha'Al 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 14 1
2013–14 FC Ingolstadt 04 2. Bundesliga 22 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 25 1
Career total 181 12 17 0 16 0 4 0 218 12

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Almog Cohen". UEFA. Retrieved 17 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "Matthäus gratuliert zu Cohen" (in German). kicker.de. 15 February 2010. Archived from the original on 15 July 2010. Retrieved 17 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "1. FC Nürnberg verpflichtet Israeli Cohen" (in German). goal.com. 11 February 2010. Archived from the original on 13 February 2010. Retrieved 12 February 2010. 
  4. ^ "Cohens erstes Bundesligator sichert FCN-Erfolg" (in German). kicker.de. 29 January 2011. Retrieved 29 January 2011. 
  5. ^ Zimmermann, Ruben (30 July 2013). "Almog Cohen wechselt vom 1. FC Nürnberg zum FC Ingolstadt" (in German). goal.com. Retrieved 30 July 2013. 
  6. ^ Harush, Moshe (17 October 2008). "Soccer: Crash course". Ha'aretz. Retrieved 17 August 2010. 

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