András Simon

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András Simon
Personal information
Full name András Simon
Date of birth (1990-03-30) 30 March 1990 (age 28)
Place of birth Salgótarján, Hungary
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Paks
Number 99
Youth career
2003–2005 MTK Budapest
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 MTK Budapest 1 (0)
2007–2010 Liverpool 0 (0)
2009–2010Córdoba (loan) 9 (0)
2011 Excelsior 1 (0)
2011–2014 Győr 4 (0)
2012Pápa (loan) 5 (0)
2013–2014Haladás (loan) 0 (0)
2014Kecskemét (loan) 6 (1)
2014–2015 Paks 14 (1)
2015–2017 Gyirmót 65 (22)
2018– Paks 25 (5)
National team
2006–2007 Hungary U17 7 (4)
2007–2008 Hungary U18 8 (3)
2008 Hungary U19 8 (3)
2008–2009 Hungary U20 7 (1)
2009–2010 Hungary U21 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 December 2018 (UTC)

András Simon (Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɒndraːʃ ˈʃimon]; born 30 March 1990) is a Hungarian footballer who currently plays for Paksi FC in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I of Hungary. He is the twin brother of Ádám Simon, also a footballer.

Career[edit]

Born in Salgótarján, Nógrád County, Simon signed for Liverpool from MTK Hungária in 2007 alongside Krisztián Németh.[1]

On 21 August 2009, it was announced that Simon would spend the season on loan at Spanish club Córdoba CF, currently playing in the Segunda Division.[2] He made his debut for Córdoba CF as a substitute in a 3–0 defeat by Real Betis on 30 August 2009.[3] In December 2010 Simon disbanded his contract with Liverpool F.C. and joined Alemannia Aachen on a six-day trial.[4] He played no first team games whilst at Liverpool. On 14 February he signed till the end of the 2010/11 season at Dutch Eredivisie side SBV Excelsior.

On 5 July 2011 Simon signed a four-year contract with Hungarian Division One club Győri ETO FC.[5]

International career[edit]

Simon has represented Hungary at Under-17, Under-18, Under-19, Under-20 and Under-21 levels.

Honours[edit]

Clubs[edit]

Hungary[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ origo.hu: Két MTK-játékost igazolt a Liverpool (in Hungarian)
  2. ^ pepsifoci.hu: Simont bemutatták Córdobában – ő lehet a spanyolok hídja a Liverpoolhoz Archived 28 January 2010 at the Wayback Machine. (in Hungarian)
  3. ^ Nemzeti Sport: Simon András kezdő volt az idegenben nyerő Córdobában
  4. ^ Alemannia testet Liverpool-Talent Andras Simon Archived 9 December 2010 at the Wayback Machine. (German, Express
  5. ^ "Bemutatjuk Simon Andrást" (in Hungarian). Győri ETO FC official website. 5 July 2011. Archived from the original on 24 March 2012. Retrieved 6 July 2011.

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