Rep with Austria Klagenfurt in 2015
|Full name||Rajko Rep|
|Date of birth||20 June 1990|
|Place of birth||Rogatec, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|2008||→ MU Šentjur (loan)|
|2011–2012||→ Mura 05 (loan)||23||(3)|
|2013||→ Mura 05 (loan)||11||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 May 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 September 2012
Rep started his career at Mons Claudius from Rogatec and was then transferred to Celje youth sides, where he signed his first professional contract. For a short period of time he also played for MU Šentjur on loan. He was named a team captain during his time in Celje at the age of 19 and was the youngest captain in the history of the club.
Rep played for Slovenia U19 through qualifications for 2009 UEFA U–19 Championship where he scored five out of six Slovenia goals in the final phase of qualifications including a hattrick against Russia U19. He also scored a goal against Netherlands U19 and Belarus U19. He was the best goalscorer in whole 2009 UEFA U–19 Championship during this phase of the qualifications campaign. On the final tournament, Rep failed to score a goal and Slovenia finished the tournament with one point in the last (eight) place.
Rep was born in Rogatec and started to play football at a local club when he was six years old. He is a declared Maribor supporter as he started to support the team during 1999 when The Violets were playing in the group stages of the elite UEFA Champions League. During his time as captain in Celje he was criticized by local fans for publicly stating on Facebook that he is a fan of NK Maribor and even for wearing purple/yellow football shoes during matches, which are the traditional colours of NK Maribor.
- "Osebni karton: Rajko Rep" [Personal card: Rajko Rep] (in Slovenian). NK Maribor official website. Archived from the original on 25 August 2012. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Rajko Rep postal kapetan Celjanov" [Rajko Rep became Celje's captain] (in Slovenian). kozjansko.info. 26 July 2009. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Rajko Rep v Maribor" [Rajko Rep to Maribor] (in Slovenian). Nogomania. 27 August 2010. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- Smiljan Kuhar (23 August 2011). "Dodlek in Rep v Muro" [Dodlek and Rep to Mura] (in Slovenian). Nogomania. Retrieved 23 August 2011.
- "Hat-trick Repa premalo za zmago nad Rusi" [Rep's hat-trick not enough for victory over Russia] (in Slovenian). Ekipa. 4 June 2009. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Mladi Slovenci remizirali z Nizozemci" [Youth Slovenian team draw with the Netherland] (in Slovenian). Ekipa. 6 June 2009. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Mladi upi potujejo na evropsko prvenstvo!" [Youth Slovenian team is going to the European Championship!] (in Slovenian). Ekipa. 9 June 2009. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Spoznajte udeleženca Eura U19 – Rajko Rep" [Meet a member of the Euro U19 squad - Rajko Rep] (in Slovenian). Football Association of Slovenia official website. 11 July 2009. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Rep: Kje pa, točka ne bo dovolj" [One point will not be enough] (in Slovenian). Siol. 17 August 2010. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Za vijoličaste od malih nog" [For The Violets since youth] (in Slovenian). Nogomania. 13 September 2010. Retrieved 24 September 2010.