Leon Dajaku

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Leon Dajaku
Leon dajaku.jpg
Dajaku in 2018
Personal information
Full name Leon Dajaku
Date of birth (2001-04-12) 12 April 2001 (age 18)
Place of birth Waiblingen, Germany
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Bayern Munich II
Number 7
Youth career
Spvgg Rommelshausen
0000–2014 FSV Waiblingen
2014–20 VfB Stuttgart
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018–2019 VfB Stuttgart 2 (0)
2019 VfB Stuttgart II 2 (0)
2019– Bayern Munich II 7 (1)
National team
2017–2018 Germany U17 14 (3)
2018– Germany U18 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09:21, 11 July 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 09:21, 11 July 2019 (UTC)

Leon Dajaku (born 12 April 2001) is a German professional footballer who plays as a forward for FC Bayern Munich II.[1]

Club career[edit]

VfB Stuttgart[edit]

Dajaku began his youth career with Spvgg Rommelshausen and FSV Waiblingen, before moving to the youth team of VfB Stuttgart in 2014.[2]

Dajaku made his professional debut for VfB Stuttgart in the Bundesliga on 9 December 2018, coming on as a substitute in the 75th minute for Anastasios Donis in the 0–3 away loss against Borussia Mönchengladbach.[3]

Bayern Munich[edit]

On July 16 2019, Dajaku joined Bayern Munich on a four-year contract. Dajaku will play for Bayern Munich II in the 3. Liga.[4]

International career[edit]

Dajaku was included in Germany's squad for the 2018 edition of the UEFA European Under-17 Championship in England, where he scored twice in the 3–0 win against Serbia.[5] However, the German team was eliminated in the group stage.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Dajaku is of Kosovan descent.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leon Dajaku". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. Retrieved 9 December 2018.
  2. ^ "Markus Weinzierl befördert zwei 17-Jährige" [Markus Weinzierl promotes two 17-year-olds]. stuttgarter-zeitung.de (in German). Stuttgart: Stuttgarter Zeitung. 15 November 2018. Archived from the original on 18 November 2018. Retrieved 9 December 2018. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  3. ^ "Bor. Mönchengladbach – VfB Stuttgart 3:0 (Bundesliga 2018/2019, 14. Round)". worldfootball.net. HEIM:SPIEL. 9 December 2018. Retrieved 9 December 2018.
  4. ^ "Leon Dajaku wechselt zum FC Bayern". fcbayern.de. Retrieved 16 July 2019.
  5. ^ "Under-17: Serbia v Germany". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 8 May 2018. Retrieved 9 December 2018.
  6. ^ "Das ist der Kader für die U 17-EM" [This is the squad for the European Under-17 Championship]. DFB.de (in German). German Football Association. 25 April 2018. Retrieved 10 November 2018.
  7. ^ Engstrom, Aineias (1 December 2017). "Spieler-Portrait: Leon Dajaku, 16 Jahre" [Player portrait: Leon Dajaku, 16 years old]. lattenkreuz.de (in German). Lattenkreuz – Aktuelle Fußballnachrichten. Archived from the original on 9 December 2018. Retrieved 9 December 2018. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)

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