Krisztián Simon

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Krisztián Simon
Simon Krisztián 2010.jpg
Personal information
Full name Krisztián Simon
Date of birth (1991-06-10) 10 June 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Budapest, Hungary
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Újpest
Number 7
Youth career
2003–2009 Újpest
2009 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009– Újpest 96 (18)
2011 Feyenoord (loan) 8 (0)
National team
2009–2010 Hungary U-19 19 (2)
2010–2012 Hungary U-21 6 (0)
2014– Hungary 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 October 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 June 2014
The native form of this personal name is Simon Krisztián. This article uses the Western name order.

Krisztián Simon (born 6 February 1991) is a Hungarian footballer who plays as a winger. He currently plays for Újpest.

Career[edit]

Újpest FC[edit]

Simon played his first match in the Hungarian National Championship I in 2009 against Zalaegerszegi TE. He played 1129 minutes and scored two goals in the 2010–11 season.

Wolverhampton Wanderers[edit]

Simon joined on 21 January 2009 from Újpest FC to Wolverhampton Wanderers on loan until May.[1] In 2010 he was named best Hungarian under 19 football player of the year by Hungarian Football Association.[2]

Feyenoord[edit]

During his first trial game in Feyenoord, Simon significantly contributed to the victory of his team against Sparta Rotterdam in the second half by two assists and a goal.[3][4] Simon debuted in the Amsterdam Arena against Ajax Amsterdam in the Eredivisie.

Honours[edit]

Hungary Újpest

International career[edit]

Simon played 19 matches and scored 2 goals for the Hungary U-19.

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