Filip Đuričić

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Filip Đuričić
Đuričić in 2009
Personal information
Full name Filip Đuričić
Date of birth (1992-01-30) 30 January 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Obrenovac, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 10
Youth career
Radnički Obrenovac
Red Star Belgrade
2007–2008 Olympiacos
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Radnički Obrenovac 15 (0)
2010–2013 Heerenveen 99 (20)
2013– Benfica 11 (0)
National team
2009– Serbia U21 17 (3)
2012– Serbia 15 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 May 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:52, 15 November 2013 (UTC)

Filip Đuričić (Serbian Cyrillic: Филип Ђуричић; born 30 January 1992) is a Serbian professional footballer who currently plays for S.L. Benfica and the Serbian national football team.

Club career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Đuričić began playing football in the Red Star Belgrade youth program, after which in 2007 he spent a year in Greece with Olympiacos[1] After returning to Red Star Belgrade from Olympiacos, Đuričić joined SC Heerenveen in January 2010.[2] He made his debut on 20 February against RKC Waalwijk and made an assist in this first match.


On 23 February 2013, it was confirmed that Đuričić, along with fellow national team player Miralem Sulejmani, passed medical tests and devoted to a five-year contract with Benfica from summer 2013, with the Portuguese club spending €6 million to secure his services.[3][4] A week later, Benfica revealed that the contract which Đuričić signed had a release clause which valued him at €40 million.[5]

International career[edit]

Đuričić made his debut for the Serbian national team on 29 February 2012 in a friendly match against Cyprus. On 11 September 2012, he scored his first goal for his country's senior selection against Wales in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying.[6]




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