Lensky in 2012
|Full name||Jacob Lensky|
|Date of birth||December 16, 1988|
|Place of birth||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|2010–2011||Czech Republic U21||3||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 1, 2011.
† Appearances (Goals).
Jacob Lensky (born December 16, 1988) is a Canadian-born Czech professional soccer player.
Lensky was born in Vancouver, British Columbia and attended Vancouver College. His early soccer career was spent throughout Europe - in Belgium with Anderlecht, in the Czech Republic with Sparta Prague and Slavia Prague, in England with Blackburn Rovers and Scotland with Celtic.
In September 2006, Lensky signed a pre-contract agreement with Dutch side Feyenoord, effective from January 1, 2007. He made his Eredivisie debut for Feyenoord on February 11, 2007, against Twente.
Lensky announced his retirement from professional soccer in August 2008, before training with the Vancouver Whitecaps in January 2009. Lensky was also offered a trial with Seattle Sounders of Major League Soccer, but he declined.
He was on trial with Whitecaps FC of MLS until he was released on February 12, 2013.
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- Celtic reject blasts Parkhead ‘old school crap’ STV Sport, December 19, 2009
- SPL transfer window signings BBC Sport, February 1, 2005
- Lensky links up with Feyenoord UEFA.com, January 3, 2007
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- REDNATION SPEAKS WITH CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL JACOB LENSKY OF FC UTRECHT Rednation, November 4, 2009
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- José Miguel Romero (January 31, 2009). "Sounders FC camp highlights, Day 8". Seattle Times. Retrieved September 21, 2009.
- As teenager Thomas Rogne signs for Celtic, it’s worth remembering that for every Stilian Petrov there is a Jacob Lensky HeraldScotland, January 21, 2010
- "Lensky parts ways with Utrecht". Sky Sports. December 29, 2011. Retrieved November 8, 2014.
- Darcy Green (February 12, 2013). "Whitecaps FC set for trip to Charleston | Vancouver Whitecaps FC". Whitecapsfc.com. Retrieved May 16, 2013.
- Jacob Lensky to play for Czech Republic Red Nation Online, November 5, 2009
- Voetbalnieuws: Lensky verlengt contract bij FC Utrecht met twee jaar[dead link] Sportweek.nl
- Jacob Lensky UEFA.com