Ádám Simon

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Ádám Simon
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Personal information
Full name Ádám Simon
Date of birth (1990-03-30) 30 March 1990 (age 27)
Place of birth Salgótarján, Hungary
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Gyirmót (on loan from Videoton)
Number 46
Youth career
0000–2004 Salgótarján
2004–2006 MTK
2006–2008 Haladás
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Haladás 44 (3)
2011–2014 Palermo 0 (0)
2012 Bari (loan) 2 (0)
2012–2014 Haladás (loan) 47 (1)
2014– Videoton 49 (1)
2017– Gyirmót (loan) 4 (0)
National team
2006–2007 Hungary U-17 8 (0)
2008–2009 Hungary U-19 5 (0)
2009 Hungary U-20 6 (0)
2010–2012 Hungary U-21 13 (0)
2014– Hungary 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 March 2017 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 April 2014

Ádám Simon (born 30 March 1990 in Salgótarján) is a Hungarian football player who is currently playing for the Gyirmót on loan from the Hungarian League club Videoton FC. He is the twin brother of ex-Liverpool player, András Simon.

Career[edit]

Szombathelyi Haladás[edit]

He played his first match in Szombathely on 15 November 2008. He played 44 matches in the Hungarian National Championship I and scored 3 goals, one of which was elected the most beautiful goal of the 2010-11 Nemzeti Bajnokság I season. He scored a goal from 30 meters.

Palermo[edit]

On 8 June 2011, Simon officially moved to Palermo for €980,000.[1] On 24 January 2012, he went on loan to Bari[2] in Serie B, in the transfer that leads to Palermo Massimo Donati. In January 2012, Simon was transferred to Serie B club AS Bari on loan.[3] Simon made his debut against Nocerina on 4 February 2012 in the 81st minute.[4] In August 2012, he returned to Szombathelyi Haladás on loan.[5] The loan was extended for one more season in July 2013.

On 15 July 2014, Palermo announced to have released Simon for free.[6]

Videoton[edit]

On 16 July 2014, Simon was signed by Hungarian League club Videoton FC. Simon signes a four-year contract with the Székesfehérvár-based club.[7]

International career[edit]

Simon was a stable member of U-17, U-19, and also the U-21 teams of Hungary. He was a member of the U-20 Hungary team which won a bronze medal in the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2009 in Egypt. He participated in the 2011 Toulon Tournament with the U-21.

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Palermo is strengthen, here is the initial balance". US Città di Palermo (in Italian). www.ilpalermocalcio.it. 9 August 2011. Retrieved 18 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "Simon on loan at Bari". US Città di Palermo (in Italian). www.ilpalermocalcio.it. 24 January 2012. Retrieved 24 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Adam Simon transferred from Palermo to AS Bari on a loan". soccerfame.com. 15 January 2012. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Nocerina vs. Bari". soccerway.com. 4 February 2012. Retrieved 4 February 2012. 
  5. ^ "Preso Giorgi, ceduti 3 giocatori". palermocalcio.it. 30 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "RESCISSIONE PER MEHMETI E SIMON" (in Italian). US Città di Palermo. 15 July 2014. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  7. ^ "Videoton: a Palermónak nem kellett, lecsaptak rá". Nemzeti Sport. 16 July 2014. 

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