Ákos Elek

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The native form of this personal name is Elek Ákos. This article uses the Western name order.
Ákos Elek
Elek Ákos.JPG
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-07-21) 21 July 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Ózd, Hungary
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Changchun Yatai
Number 25
Youth career
Putnok
2003–2005 Kazincbarcika
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2008 Kazincbarcika 64 (13)
2008–2012 Videoton 78 (10)
2012 Eskişehirspor (loan) 3 (0)
2012–2015 Diósgyőr 67 (5)
2015– Changchun Yatai 7 (1)
National team
2009–2010 Hungary U-21 2 (0)
2010– Hungary 32 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 May 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 March 2015

Ákos Elek (born 21 July 1988) is a Hungarian football player who currently plays for Changchun Yatai F.C. in the Chinese Super League.

Club career[edit]

Kazincbarcika[edit]

Elek started his career in the Kazincbarcikai SC in 2005. The team played in the Hungarian Second Division. He scored his only goal against Makó FC.

Videoton FC[edit]

In 2008 Elek signed a contract with the Videoton FC. He played his first match against Siófok on 26 July 2006. In 2010-11 Nemzeti Bajnokság I Elek won the Hungarian League with his club.

Diósgyőr[edit]

On 25 July 2012, Elek was signed by Hungarian League club Diósgyőr.[1]

Changchun Yatai[edit]

On 18 January 2015, Elek signed a two-year contract with Changchun Yatai F.C..[2]

International career[edit]

Elek playing for Hungary against Poland

Being a permanent member of his club in Videoton Elek was invited to join the Hungarian national team by Hungarian coach Sándor Egervári. Elek scored his first international goal against Iceland at the Puskás Ferenc Stadium. The match finished 4–0.[3]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Northern Ireland's goal tally first
Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 10 August 2011 Puskas Ferenc Stadium, Budapest  Iceland 4–0 4–0 Friendly

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Videoton

Diósgyőr

References[edit]

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