Jan Mlakar

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Jan Mlakar
Personal information
Full name Jan Mlakar[1]
Date of birth (1998-10-23) 23 October 1998 (age 21)
Place of birth Ljubljana, Slovenia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Wigan Athletic
(on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion)
Youth career
0000–2008 Alfa Ljubljana
2008–2014 Domžale
2015–2017 Fiorentina
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Fiorentina 1 (0)
2017–2018Venezia (loan) 3 (0)
2018–2019 Maribor 28 (12)
2019– Brighton & Hove Albion 0 (0)
2019Maribor (loan) 10 (4)
2019–2020Queens Park Rangers (loan) 6 (0)
2020–Wigan Athletic (loan) 0 (0)
National team
2013 Slovenia U15 1 (1)
2013 Slovenia U16 2 (3)
2014–2015 Slovenia U17 13 (16)
2015 Slovenia U18 8 (2)
2015–2016 Slovenia U19 8 (2)
2016– Slovenia U21 19 (8)
2019 Slovenia B 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 November 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 November 2019

Jan Mlakar (born 23 October 1998) is a Slovenian footballer who plays as a forward for Wigan Athletic on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion.[2]

Club career[edit]

Brighton & Hove Albion[edit]

In January 2019, Mlakar signed a three-and-a-half year contract with Brighton & Hove Albion. He was immediately loaned back to Maribor until the end of the season.[3]

Queens Park Rangers (loan)[edit]

Upon return, he was loaned out again on 24 July 2019 to the Championship side Queens Park Rangers in a one-year deal.[4] Mlakar made his debut for The R's on 13 August 2019 in the first round of the EFL Cup against Bristol City, where he came on as a substitute. The game finished 3–3 with QPR winning 5–4 on penalties.[5] His first start also came in the EFL Cup where he played the full match in the 2–0 home defeat against Portsmouth.[6] He made his league debut coming on as a substitute in a 2–1 away win over Sheffield Wednesday on 31 August 2019.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 22 November 2019[2]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Fiorentina 2016–17 Serie A 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Venezia (loan) 2017–18 Serie B 3 0 1 0 4 0
Maribor 2017–18 Slovenian PrvaLiga 12 3 12 3
2018–19 Slovenian PrvaLiga 26 13 3 1 3[a] 0 32 14
Total 38 16 3 1 0 0 3 0 44 17
Brighton & Hove Albion 2019–20 Premier League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Queens Park Rangers (loan) 2019–20 Championship 6 0 0 0 2 0 8 0
Career Total 48 16 4 1 2 0 3 0 57 17
  1. ^ Appearances in UEFA Europa League

Honours[edit]

Maribor

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Notification of shirt numbers: Queens Park Rangers" (PDF). English Football League. p. 58. Retrieved 26 October 2019.
  2. ^ a b c "J. Mlakar". Soccerway.com.
  3. ^ "Brighton: Jan Mlakar and Tudor-Cristian Baluta join Seagulls". BBC Sport. 31 January 2019. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Slovenian striker Jan Mlakar joins QPR". QPR. Retrieved 24 July 2019.
  5. ^ "Queens Park Rangers 3–3 Bristol City". BBC Sport. 13 August 2019. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  6. ^ "Queens Park Rangers v Portsmouth". BBC Sport. 28 August 2019. Retrieved 28 August 2019.
  7. ^ "Sheffield Wednesday 1–2 Queens Park Rangers: Jordan Hugill double guides Rangers to win". BBC Sport. 31 August 2019. Retrieved 31 August 2019.

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