Danijel Marčeta

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Danijel Marčeta
Personal information
Full name Danijel Marčeta
Date of birth (1989-01-04) 4 January 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Kranj, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
S.S. Virtus Lanciano 1924
Number 11
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 Triglav Kranj 37 (5)
2009–2010 Partizan 2 (0)
2009–2010 Falkirk (loan) 15 (0)
2010–2012 Koper 35 (4)
2012– Virtus Lanciano 4 (0)
National team
2009–2010 Slovenia U21 11 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 September 2012.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 September 2012

Danijel Marčeta (born 4 January 1989) is a Slovenian footballer. He plays for Virtus Lanciano in the Italian Serie B.

Club career[edit]

Marčeta started his career with his hometown team Triglav Kranj at the age of 18 in 2007. In his first season with Triglav in 2. SNL he played four games. In the all three seasons at the club, he made 37 appearances and scored 5 goals for Triglav.

On 6 February 2009, it was announced that Marčeta had signed for Partizan on a four-year contract. He was given the number 16 shirt for Partizan. He made his debut for Partizan against Javor Ivanjica on 18 April 2009 in the Serbian SuperLiga.

On 22 July 2009, Marčeta joined Scottish Premier League side Falkirk on an initial one-year loan.[1] He made his debut for Falkirk on 15 August 2009 against Rangers coming on as a substitute for Tom Scobbie in the 46th minute.[2]

In summer 2012, after playing two seasons back home with FC Koper in the Slovenian First League, he moved abroad again, this time by joining S.S. Virtus Lanciano 1924 a newly promoted side of the Italian Serie B.[3]

International career[edit]

Marčeta made his first appearance for the Slovenia U21 on 11 February 2009, in a friendly match against Romania U21.

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Competition Apps Goals
2006–07 Triglav Kranj Slovenia 2. SNL 4 0
2007–08 Triglav Kranj Slovenia 2. SNL 20 2
2008–09 Triglav Kranj Slovenia 2. SNL 13 3
2008–09 Partizan Serbia SuperLiga 2 0
2009–10 Falkirk Scotland Premier League 15 0
2010–11 Koper Slovenia 1. SNL 24 4
2011–12 Koper Slovenia 1. SNL 11 0
2012–13 Virtus Lanciano Italy Serie B 4 0
Total 89 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Falkirk snap up Slovenian under-21 international striker Danijel Marceta". Daily Record. 22 July 2009. Retrieved 5 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Rangers 4 – 1 Falkirk". BBC Sport. 15 August 2009. Retrieved 17 August 2009. 
  3. ^ Danijel Marčeta at Soccerway

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