Jozo Šimunović

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Jozo Šimunović
Personal information
Full name Jozo Šimunović
Date of birth (1994-08-04) 4 August 1994 (age 20)
Place of birth Zagreb, Croatia
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Center Back
Club information
Current team
Dinamo Zagreb
Number 5
Youth career
Hrvatski Dragovoljac
2006–2013 Dinamo Zagreb
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013– Dinamo Zagreb 33 (3)
National team
2009 Croatia U16 4 (0)
2009–2013 Croatia U17 20 (1)
2011 Croatia U18 1 (0)
2011–2012 Croatia U19 6 (0)
2013 Croatia U20 4 (0)
2013– Croatia U21 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10:00, 28 November 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 08:59, 5 June 2014 (UTC)

Jozo Šimunović (born 4 August 1994) is a Croatian footballer playing for Dinamo Zagreb.[1]

Early life[edit]

He started playing football at age of 7 in his village, Gornja Lomnica. At the age of 12 he joined Dinamo Zagreb from Hrvatski Dragovoljac.

Club career[edit]

He made his debut for Dinamo Zagreb against Istra 1961 coming as a 90th minute substitute.[2] Teammate Tin Jedvaj said, It would be my dream to play alongside my great friend Jozo for DZ for the foreseeable future".[3]

He scored first goal for Dinamo Zagreb against Zadar in the 34th minute on 30 March 2013.[4]

Club stats[edit]

Club Season League Cup International Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Dinamo Zagreb 2012–13 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
2013–14 23 2 3 0 6 0 0 0 32 2
2014–15 7 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 14 0
Career total 33 3 3 0 13 0 0 0 49 3

International career[edit]

He has been capped at U16, U17, 18 and U18 levels.

He made his U17 debut against Belgium U17.[5] He is also the captain of Croatia U19

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Croatia - J. Šimunović". Soccerway.com. Global Sports Media. Retrieved October 7, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Istra 1961 vs. Dinamo Zagreb 0 - 0". Soccerway.com. Global Sports Media. Retrieved October 7, 2013. 
  3. ^ http://forum.soccermanager.com/showthread.php?t=151663
  4. ^ "Dinamo Zagreb vs. Zadar 5 - 0". Soccerway.com. Global Sports Media. Retrieved October 7, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Jozo Šimunović". UEFA.com.