Ilija Sivonjić

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Ilija Sivonjić
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Sivonjić in Dinamo Zagreb colours
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-01-13) 13 January 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Zubovići, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Striker, winger
Club information
Current team
Hrvatski dragovoljac
Number 21
Youth career
Dinamo Dežanovac
2003–2005 Kamen Ingrad
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 Kamen Ingrad 49 (9)
2007–2008 Inter Zaprešić 38 (12)
2008–2010 Dinamo Zagreb 30 (9)
2010 Inter Zaprešić (loan) 13 (3)
2010–2011 Lokomotiva 6 (0)
2011–2013 Rijeka 5 (0)
2013– Hrvatski dragovoljac 35 (6)
National team
2006 Croatia U19 4 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 April 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 26 September 2006

Ilija Sivonjić (Croatian pronunciation: [ˈiliːa ˈsiːʋɔɲitɕ]; born 13 January 1987 in Zubovići, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia) is a Croatian professional footballer, currently playing for Hrvatski dragovoljac in Prva HNL.

Club career[edit]

Sivonjić started his senior career in top flight, debuting for Kamen Ingrad on 21 May 2005. He spent three seasons playing as midfielder and scored 9 goals in 49 appearances. Following Kamen's relegation at the end of the 2006–07 season, he was bought by Inter Zaprešić and made his first appearance for the club on 14 September 2007 against Međimurje, netting a brace in his debut.[1] He ended the 2007–08 season with 4 goals in 21 appearances. In the 2008–09 season Sivonjić was Inter's top goalscorer before he was transferred to Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb on 18 December 2008. In his debut season for Dinamo Sivonjič made 14 league and 3 more in the Croatian Cup, scoring 4 goals. Sivonjić started 2009–10 season with a goal at Dinamo's opening league match against Istra 1961 and also came in as a late substitute in Champions League match against Pyunik.

National team[edit]

Sivonjić was capped four times in Croatia's under–19 team, all in 2006[2] in their under–19 European Championship qualifying campaign. He is also eligible to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

Honours[edit]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 9 September 2009[3][4]
Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Croatia League Croatian Cup League Cup Europe Total
2004–05 Kamen Ingrad Prva HNL 1 0 1 0
2005–06 18 2 18 2
2006–07 28 7 28 7
2007–08 Druga HNL 2 0 2 0
2007–08 Inter Zaprešić Prva HNL 21 4 21 4
2008–09 17 8 17 8
Dinamo Zagreb 14 3 3 1 0 0 17 4
2009–10 4 2 0 0 1 0 5 2
Career total 105 26 3 1 0 0 1 0 108 27

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