Artūras Rimkevičius

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Artūras Rimkevičius
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Personal information
Full name Artūras Rimkevičius
Date of birth (1983-04-14) 14 April 1983 (age 36)
Place of birth Kaunas, Lithuania
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001 FK Tauras Tauragė 6 (0)
2002–2003 FBK Kaunas 26 (3)
2003–2005 FK Liepājas Metalurgs 41 (16)
2005–2006 FK Silute 12 (1)
2006–2007 FK Šiauliai 20 (2)
2007–2009 FK Bekentas 39 (17)
2009–2010 Atlantis FC 9 (5)
2010–2011 Asteras Tripolis F.C. 1 (0)
2011Ethnikos Piraeus (loan) 4 (1)
2011–2013 FK Šiauliai 44 (44)
2013 FK Ekranas 10 (6)
2013 Brunei DPMM FC 11 (4)
2014–2016 FC Stumbras 53 (27)
Total 256 (118)
National team
2010–2012 Lithuania 7 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 30 November 2012

Artūras Rimkevičius (born 14 April 1983) is a former Lithuanian footballer who played as a striker.

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

Artūras has played for FK Tauras Tauragė,[1] FBK Kaunas,[2] FK Liepājas Metalurgs, FK Silute, FK Šiauliai, FK Bekentas,[3] Atlantis FC.[4] and Asteras Tripoli F.C..[5]

Artūras is the current holder of the Lithuanian football record of most goals scored in a single season, 35.

Artūras was expected to complete a move to Scottish side Heart of Midlothian in January 2013. However the deal didn't go through.[6] He now plays for 2012 Singapore League Runners-up and League Cup champions, Brunei DPMM FC.[7]

In May 2014 he returned to Kaunas and signed with FC Stumbras.[8]

National[edit]

He made is international début against Latvia in June 2010, scoring three times for his country in seven caps, one against Estonia and two against Armenia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ivartis.lt | Artūras Rimkevičius karjerą tęs Tauragėje Archived 22 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Artūras Rimkevičius – Futbolas.lt – Žaidėjai". Archived from the original on 2 October 2009. Retrieved 16 December 2009.
  3. ^ FBK Kaunas – Eufo.de
  4. ^ Vuosi 2009
  5. ^ www.delfi.lt | „Vėtros“ puolėjas A.Rimkevičius pasirašė sutartį su Graikijos klubu
  6. ^ "Hearts keen on Lithuanian striker Arturas Rimkevicius". BBC Sport. BBC. 6 December 2012. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
  7. ^ "DPMM FC sign up Lithuanian striker". Borneo Bulletin Sport. Borneo Bulletin. 13 June 2013. Archived from the original on 19 June 2013. Retrieved 17 June 2013.
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 1 March 2015.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)