Rafał Grzelak

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Rafał Grzelak
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Personal information
Full name Rafał Grzelak
Date of birth (1982-06-24) 24 June 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth Łódź, Poland
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
Flota Świnoujście
Number 11
Youth career
Orzeł Łódź
Widzew Łódź
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2000 ŁKS Łódź 17 (1)
2000–2001 Ruch Chorzów 24 (3)
2001–2002 MSV Duisburg 16 (4)
2002–2003 Widzew Łódź 14 (0)
2003–2004 Lech Poznań 26 (0)
2004–2006 Pogoń Szczecin 45 (4)
2006–2008 Boavista 37 (6)
2008–2011 Skoda Xanthi 40 (7)
2009–2010 Steaua Bucureşti (loan) 6 (1)
2010 Steaua II Bucureşti (loan) 1 (0)
2010–2011 Widzew Łódź (loan) 7 (0)
2011–2012 Ruch Chorzów 4 (0)
2013 Arka Gdynia 12 (0)
2013– Flota Świnoujście 14 (0)
National team
2006–2007 Poland 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 October 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).

Rafał Grzelak (Polish pronunciation: [ˈrafaw ˈɡʐɛlak]; born 24 June 1982 in Łódź) is a Polish footballer who plays for Flota Świnoujście.

Career[edit]

Grzelak made his Ekstraklasa debut on 22 May 1999 for ŁKS Łódź against Wisła Kraków.

He spent the 2006–07 season on loan at Boavista from Pogon Szczecin. In June 2007, he signed a three-year deal with the Portuguese club. He transferred to Greek side Skoda Xanthi in January 2008. On 30 June 2009, it was reported that Steaua Bucureşti have signed the Polish midfielder from Skoda Xanthi.[1]

On 23 July 2009, he scored his first goal for Steaua Bucureşti in a UEFA Europa League match against Ujpest FC; he scored the second goal in the 2–1 victory. On 2 August 2009, Grzelak played his first Liga I match in Steaua's shirt against Ceahlăul Piatra Neamţ, Steaua won away with 2–0.

In January 2010, Grzelak was demoted to the B squad.

In August 2011, he joined Ruch Chorzów on a one-year contract.[2]

Honours[edit]

Poland

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rafal Grzelak, noul jucator al Stelei" (in Romanian). steauafc.com. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Rafał Grzelak piłkarzem Ruchu Chorzów" (in Polish). onet.pl. 31 August 2011. Retrieved 10 June 2012. 

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