Elidion Mara

Elidion Bujar Mara (born 27 June 1997) is an Albanian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Albanian club KF Erzeni.

Elidion Mara
Personal information
Full name Elidion Bujar Mara
Date of birth (1997-06-27) 27 June 1997 (age 24)
Place of birth Sukth, Durrës, Albania
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Erzeni
Youth career
2011–2015 Teuta Durrës
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2017 Teuta 2 (0)
2014–2015 Teuta Durrës B 7 (2)
2017Besa (loan) 0 (0)
2017 Korabi 0 (0)
2018 Internacional Tirana
2018–2019 Erzeni 11 (1)
2019–2020 Shkumbini
2020– Erzeni 2 (0)
National team
2015 Albania U-19 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:23, 1 November 2020 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Early careerEdit

Mara started his youth career at age of 14 with Durrësi 04 under-19, a local youth club part of the Teuta Durrës. He spend the entire 2011–12 season before moving to Teuta Durrës under-17 in September 2012 where during the 2012–13 season he played 18 matches and scored 3 goals. In the next 2012–13 season he played 24 matches scoring 6 goals, but also managed to play a single match for the under-19 side. In the end of the 2014–15 season he gained entry with the first team of Teuta Durrës. So far in the current 2015–16 season for under-19 side, he has played 15 league matches where has scored 8 goals and 2 Cup matches where he has scored 2 goals.[1]

Teuta DurrësEdit

He made it his first professional debut for Teuta Durrës against KF Tirana on 22 May 2015 in the closing match of the 2015–16 Albanian Superliga, coming on as a substitute in the 62nd minute in place of Klejdi Hyka. The match finished in a 1–0 loss.[2]

During the 2015–16 season Mara played for Teuta Durrës B in the Albanian Second Division.[3]

On 6 August 2016 Mara scored twice in the "Durrës County derby" friendly match against Erzeni Shijak.[4]

Besa KavajëEdit

On 22 January 2017 Mara was loaned to the Albanian First Division side Besa Kavajë among Dajan Shehi until the end of the 2016–17 season. There he rejoined his previous coach Julian Ahmataj.[5]

International careerEdit

He was called up for the first time at international level in the Albania national under-19 football team by coach Arjan Bellaj for two friendly matches against Kosovo U19 on 13 & 15 October 2015.[6]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 15 September 2017 [7][3]
Club statistics
Club Season League Cup Europe[a] Other[b] Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Teuta Durrës 2014–15 Albanian Superliga 1 0 1 0
2016–17 1 0 1 0 2 0
Total 2 0 1 0 3 0
Teuta Durrës B 2014–2015 Albanian Second Division 7 2 7 2
Besa Kavajë 2016–17 Albanian First Division 0 0
Korabi Peshkopi 2017–18 Albanian First Division 0 0
Career total 9 2 1 0 10 2
  1. ^ Including continental competitions, such as UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League
  2. ^ Including other competitions, such as Albanian Supercup

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Elidion Mara profile FSHF.org
  2. ^ Tirana vs. Teuta Durrës - 22 May 2015 Soccerway
  3. ^ a b Elidion Mara at Footballdatabase.eu
  4. ^ Derbi i Durrësit ndahet në “paqe” Newsport.al
  5. ^ Teuta huazon dy lojtarë Sportal
  6. ^ U-19 miqesore me Kosoven Archived 2016-03-12 at the Wayback Machine FSHF.org
  7. ^ Elidion Mara at Soccerway. Retrieved 8 December 2017.

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