Šaleta Kordić

Šaleta Kordić (Serbian Cyrillic: Шалета Кордић; born 19 April 1993) is a Montenegrin football striker playing for Montenegrin side Podgorica.

Šaleta Kordić
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-04-19) 19 April 1993 (age 28)
Place of birth Kotor, FR Yugoslavia
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Striker
Club information
Current team
Podgorica
Number 11
Youth career
2009–2010 Grbalj
2010–2011 Vojvodina
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2013 Vojvodina 4 (0)
2012Mladost Podgorica (loan) 5 (0)
2013RFK Novi Sad (loan) 8 (2)
2013 Grbalj 2 (0)
2014 Euromilk Gorno Lisiče 5 (1)
2014–2015 BSK Borča 25 (7)
2015 Vojvodina 1 (0)
2015–2016 Sutjeska Nikšić 30 (11)
2016 Vojvodina 0 (0)
2016–2017 Zeta 15 (3)
2017–2018 Grbalj 29 (5)
2018–2019 Sutjeska Nikšić 16 (3)
2019– Podgorica 51 (16)
National team
2009–2012 Montenegro U17
2012–2013 Montenegro U19
2020– Montenegro 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 May 2021

Club careerEdit

Born in Kotor,[1] he played with the youth team of Grbalj where he played during the 2009-10 Montenegrin youth championship. After that season Vojvodina brought Šaleta to its youth team along with his brother Marko. During the winter break of the season 2011-12 he was promoted to the first team. In summer 2012 he was loaned to Montenegrin First League side Mladost Podgorica.[2]

After playing half a season in the First Macedonian Football League with Euromilk Gorno Lisiče, in summer 2014 he returned to Serbia this time to play with second tier side BSK Borča.[3] On 5 June 2015, he returned to Vojvodina, signing a 3-year deal with the club.[4] However, only few weeks later Šaleta terminated his contract with Vojvodina, and signed for Sutjeska Nikšić.[5] After only one season, Kordić started his third spell at Vojvodina, signing a 2+12-year deal.[6] However, only two months later, the contract was mutually terminated, and Kordić signed a one-year-deal with Montenegrin side Zeta.[7]

International careerEdit

Šaleta Kordić has been part of the U-17[8] and U-19 Montenegrin national teams.[9]

In May 2016 he was part of Montenegro "B" team.[10]

He made his national team debut on 7 October 2020 in a friendly against Latvia.[11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Šaleta Kordić at Srbijafudbal
  2. ^ Mladost sve jača at CGfudbal, 24-7-2012
  3. ^ Šaleta Kordić at Serbian First League official website, retrieved 6-9-2014
  4. ^ Кордић поново у Воши at dnevnik.rs, 6-6-2015 (in Serbian)
  5. ^ BILTEN PRELAZNOG ROKA: STIGLO 14 NOVAJLIJA at FK Vojvodina official website, 2-9-2015 (in Serbian)
  6. ^ ŠALETA KORDIĆ PONOVO U VOJVODINI at FK Vojvodina official website, 3-6-2016 (in Serbian)
  7. ^ ŠALETA KORDIĆ NAPUSTIO VOJVODINU at FK Vojvodina official website, 6-8-2016 (in Serbian)
  8. ^ Šaleta Kordić at FSCG.co.me
  9. ^ U19: Dvomeč sa Danskom at FSCG.co.me, 2-4-2012
  10. ^ Mojaš Radonjić objavio sastav B reprezentacije at vijesti.me, 22-5-2016, retrieved 20-2-2017
  11. ^ "Montenegro v Latvia game report". ESPN. 7 October 2020.

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