Victor Sikora

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Victor Sikora
Personal information
Full name Victor Tadeusz Sikora
Date of birth (1978-04-11) 11 April 1978 (age 36)
Place of birth Deventer, Netherlands
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Right/Left attacking midfielder (Retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1999 Go Ahead Eagles 107 (34)
1999–2002 Vitesse 84 (20)
2002–2008 Ajax 53 (8)
2004–2005 Heerenveen (loan) 19 (1)
2005–2008 NAC Breda (loan) 46 (3)
2008–2009 FC Dallas 6 (1)
2009–2012 Perth Glory 23 (4)
National team
2001–2002 Netherlands 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 June 2012.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:30, 19 November 2010 (UTC)

Victor Tadeusz Sikora (born 11 April 1978 in Deventer, Overijssel) is a Dutch football player who last played for Perth Glory in the Australian A-League.

Biography[edit]

His hobbies include golf and deep sea fishing. He remains friendly with former USA International Earnie Stewart, who is the Technical Director at his former club, NAC Breda.

Club career[edit]

Sikora began his career in 1994 with Netherlands top-flight club Go Ahead Eagles after moving to the Dutch second division for three seasons with Go Ahead Eagles, Sikora returned to the Eredivisie with Vitesse Arnhem, where he spent three successful seasons at Vitesse Arnhem before joining Dutch giants Ajax.

In his time at Ajax, Sikora scored seven Eredivisie goals, won two league titles (2002, 2004) and added the Dutch Super Cup and KNVB Cup titles in 2002. Sikora also participated in the UEFA Champions League with Ajax before spending three seasons at Eredivisie side NAC Breda.

Sikora briefly played for MLS side FC Dallas before joining Australian club Perth Glory as a guest player for a six-week period and in February 2009 he signed a one-year deal with the Glory to make his move permanent.[1]

Sikora has only played one game in the past two seasons with Perth Glory. Sikora retired after the 2011–12 A-League season.[2]

Sikora currently ply's his trade with Rangers in Monday night A division Indoor Soccer.

International career[edit]

Sikora has earned six caps with the Netherlands, with his first appearance coming in a February 2001 friendly against Turkey, and the last in 2002 against the United States.

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Country Competition App Goals
1994/95 Go Ahead Eagles  Netherlands Eredivisie 1 0
1995/96 Go Ahead Eagles  Netherlands Eredivisie 14 1
1996/97 Go Ahead Eagles  Netherlands Gouden Gids Divisie 32 8
1997/98 Go Ahead Eagles  Netherlands Gouden Gids Divisie 31 12
1998/99 Go Ahead Eagles  Netherlands Gouden Gids Divisie 29 13
1999/00 Vitesse  Netherlands Eredivisie 28 8
2000/01 Vitesse  Netherlands Eredivisie 27 9
2001/02 Vitesse  Netherlands Eredivisie 29 3
2002/03 AFC Ajax  Netherlands Eredivisie 17 2
2003/04 AFC Ajax  Netherlands Eredivisie 27 5
2004/05 Heerenveen  Netherlands Eredivisie 19 1
2005/06 NAC Breda  Netherlands Eredivisie 13 0
2006/07 NAC Breda  Netherlands Eredivisie 11 1
2007/08 NAC Breda  Netherlands Eredivisie 22 2
2008 FC Dallas USA Major League Soccer 6 1
Total 295 65

A-League career statistics[edit]

(Correct as of 19 February 2012)

Club Season League Finals Asia Total
Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists
Perth Glory 2008–09 5 0 0 - - - - - - 5 0 0
2009–10 17 4 1 - - - - - - 17 4 1
2010–11 1 0 0 - - - - - - 1 0 0
2011–12 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0 0 0
Total 23 4 1 - - - - - - 23 4 1

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