Filip Đuričić

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Filip Đuričić
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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
Benfica
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.

Benfica[edit]

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]

Honours[edit]

Benfica

References[edit]

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