Matúš Čonka

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Matúš Čonka
Personal information
Full name Matúš Čonka
Date of birth (1990-10-15) 15 October 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth Košice, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Spartak Trnava
Number 20
Youth career
Lokomotíva Košice
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2011 Košice 53 (1)
2012–2014 Slavia Prague 37 (1)
2014– Spartak Trnava 75 (1)
National team
2008–2009 Slovakia U19 10 (0)
2010–2012 Slovakia U21 16 (1)
2017– Slovakia 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 April 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 January 2017

Matúš Čonka (born 15 October 1990) is a Slovak footballer who plays for Spartak Trnava as a left back.

Club career[edit]

Čonka, product of Lokomotíva Košice youth squads, made his league debut for MFK Košice against Banská Bystrica on 18 July 2009 at the age of 18. He scored his first goal in a 1–1 draw against Žilina on 17 July 2011. In January 2012, he joined Czech club Slavia Prague.

He was transferred to Spartak Trnava in June 2014.[1] He made his league debut for them on 13 July 2014 against Zlaté Moravce.[2]

International career[edit]

Čonka was called up for two unofficial friendly fixtures held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, in January 2017, against Uganda (1–3 loss) and Sweden, by his former coach Ján Kozák, who coached for approximately 1 year, while Čonka played for MFK Košice. Čonka made his debut against Sweden, playing the full length of the match, which Slovakia lost 0–6.[3][4]


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