György Sándor (footballer)

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György Sándor
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Sándor playing for Újpest in 2008
Personal information
Full name György Sándor
Date of birth (1984-03-20) March 20, 1984 (age 33)
Place of birth Uzhhorod, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2004 Újpest 7 (2)
2004–2005 Győri ETO 23 (2)
2005–2009 Újpest 105 (12)
2008 Plymouth Argyle (loan) 0 (0)
2009 Litex Lovech (loan) 12 (1)
2009–2015 Videoton 136 (16)
2013 Al-Ittihad (loan) 10 (1)
2015–2016 Perth Glory 24 (4)
2016– Puskás Akadémia FC
National team
2006–2014 Hungary 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 May 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2017

György Sándor (born 20 March 1984) is a Hungarian footballer who last played for Perth Glory as a midfielder. He was born in Ukraine, but raised and naturalized as a Hungarian.

Career[edit]

Sándor started his professional career in Újpest FC. In season 2004-05 he played in Győri ETO FC. In June 2005 György returned to Újpest FC. For three seasons he earned 71 appearances, scored nine goals.

On 15 November 2006 Sándor made his debut for Hungary national football team in a friendly match against Canada. In February 2007 he played for the team in a matches against Cyprus and Latvia.

Amidst rumours circulating over Sándor's fitness after a recent ankle injury, the midfielder completed a loan deal taking him to Plymouth Argyle until the end of the season, with a view to make the move permanent, on 24 January 2008 [1]. On 23 April, Sándor returned from the loan to Újpest FC.

In January 2009, Sándor was loaned by Bulgarian Litex Lovech. Sándor was given the number 24 shirt. He made his team debut a few days later in Dubai, in an 0-0 friendly draw against FC Bunyodkor. Sándor scored his first goal in the league against PFC Lokomotiv Mezdra. In January 2013 he joined Ittihad FC .

On July 16, 2015 Sándor signed a two-year deal with Perth Glory. At the end of the season, on 8 May 2016, he was released by the club and returned to Hungary due to family reasons.[1]

Honours[edit]

Litex Lovech
Videoton
Ittihad FC

Club statistics[edit]

As of 26 October 2014
Club Season League Cup League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Újpest 2003–04 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2
2005–06 29 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 3
2006–07 27 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 30 3
2007–08 20 5 0 0 5 2 0 0 25 7
2008–09 15 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 18 0
2009–10 14 1 3 2 2 1 2 0 21 4
Total 112 14 8 2 8 3 2 0 130 19
Győr 2004–05 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 2
Total 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 2
Litex Lovech 2008–09 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 1
Total 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 1
Videoton 2009–10 15 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 3
2010–11 29 3 6 1 2 0 2 0 39 4
2011–12 28 7 6 2 4 1 2 1 40 11
2012–13 11 1 1 0 2 0 12 1 26 2
2013–14 27 1 3 0 5 0 0 0 35 1
2014–15 26 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 14 1
Total 136 16 16 3 15 1 16 2 169 22
Career totals 283 33 24 5 21 4 18 2 334 44

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