Enes Sipović

Enes Sipović (born 11 September 1990) is a Bosnian professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Indian Super League club Kerala Blasters.

Enes Sipović
Personal information
Full name Enes Sipović[1]
Date of birth (1990-09-11) 11 September 1990 (age 31)
Place of birth Sarajevo, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)
Position(s) Centre-back
Club information
Current team
Kerala Blasters
Number 2
Youth career
2006–2009 Željezničar
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2015 Oțelul Galați 30 (1)
2011Petrolul Ploiești (loan) 15 (0)
2012Farul Constanța (loan) 9 (0)
2015 Westerlo 11 (0)
2015–2017 Tanger 67 (6)
2017–2018 Berkane 37 (1)
2018–2019 Ohod 11 (0)
2019 Željezničar 27 (1)
2020 Umm Salal 11 (0)
2020–2021 Chennaiyin 18 (0)
2021– Kerala Blasters 14 (1)
National team
2010–2012 Bosnia and Herzegovina U21 15 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 30 March 2022 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Oțelul GalațiEdit

On 22 January 2009, At age of 18 Enes joined Oțelul Galați on three and half-year deal.[2] He won the Romanian Liga I in the 2010–11 season with Oțelul Galați. During 2011–12 Enes Sipović was loaned out to FC Petrolul Ploiești on a season long loan deal.[3] During 2012–13 Enes was loaned out to FCV Farul Constanța[4]

K.V.C. WesterloEdit

On 7 January 2015, Sipović joined Belgium club K.V.C. Westerlo for the remainder of the season[5]

Ittihad TangerEdit

On 14 July 2015, Sipović joined Moroccan Botola Pro league club Ittihad Tanger on a three-year contract.[6]

RS BerkaneEdit

On 20 September 2017, Sipović joined another Morrocan club RS Berkane on a one-year deal.[7] Enes went to make 37 appearances for club and Morocco.[8]

Ohod ClubEdit

On 17 July 2018, Sipović signed for the MS League outfit Ohod Club on a one-year deal.[9][10] He played a total of 11 matches throughout the season, and left the club at the end of the season.[11]

Željezničar SarajevoEdit

On 6 February 2019, it was announced that Sipović had signed for Liga 12 side FK Željezničar Sarajevo on a one and a half-year deal.[12][13][14] He scored his debut goal on 25 September 2019 against FK Zvijezda 09, which they won 6–0.[15] After making a total of 11 appearances,[16] he left the club in the winter-transfer window after reaching an agreement with Umm Salal SC.[17][18]

Umm SalalEdit

On 27 December 2019, Sipović signed for the Qatar Stars League side Umm Salal SC on a two-year deal.[19][20][21] He left the club for Chennaiyin FC after having represented the club 11 times during his time at the club.[22][23]

ChennaiyinEdit

On 21 September 2020, Sipović joined Indian Super League club Chennaiyin on a one-year deal.[24][25] He played 18 matches for Chennaiyin,[26] and left the club for southern rivals Kerala Blasters FC.[27]

Kerala BlastersEdit

On 31 July 2021, Sipović joined Kerala Blasters on a one-year deal.[28][29] He made his debut for the club on 11 September 2021 against Indian Navy in the 2021 Durand Cup after having named in squad for the tournament.[30] He made his league debut in the 2021–22 Indian Super League season in the match against NorthEast United FC on 15 November, which ended in a 0–0 draw.[31][32] He played in the 1–1 draw against SC East Bengal on 18 December, where he was substituted in the first-half for Abdul Hakku after he was contracted with an injury.[33][34] On 17 December, the club gave a statement that Sipović has sustained a grade one injury to his quadriceps muscle and would be out for two weeks for recovery.[35] He returned to pitch in the match against Jamshedpur FC as a substitute in the 86th minute for Ruivah Hormipam on 26 December,[36] which ended in a 1–1 draw.[37] He scored his debut goal in the match against SC East Bengal on 14 February 2022, which they won 1–0 due to his thumping header.[38][39]

International careerEdit

At international level, Sipović had represented Bosnia and Herzegovina under-21 team.

Career statisticsEdit

As of matches played till 30 March 2022[40][41]

Club Season League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Oțelul Galați 2009–10 Liga I 1 0 1 0
2010–11 0 0 0 0
2012–13 6 0 1 0 7 0
2013–14 9 1 1 0 10 1
2014–15 10 0 2 0 12 0
Oțelul Galați total 26 1 4 0 30 1
Petrolul Ploiești (loan) 2011 Liga I 15 0 3 0 18 0
Petrolul Ploiești total 15 0 3 0 18 0
Farul Constanța (loan) 2012 Liga II 9 0 9 0
Farul Constanța total 9 0 9 0
Westerlo 2015 Belgian Pro League 4 0 4 0
Westerlo total 4 0 4 0
Ittihad Tanger 2015–16 Botola 24 1 3 0 27 1
2016–17 26 4 4 0 30 4
Ittihad Tanger total 50 5 3 0 4 0 57 5
RS Berkane 2017–18 Botola 23 1 6 0 2 0 31 1
RS Berkane total 23 1 6 0 2 0 31 1
Ohod 2018–19 Saudi Professional League 11 0 11 0
Ohod total 11 0 11 0
Željezničar Sarajevo 2019 Liga 12 12 0 12 0
2019 15 1 15 1
Željezničar Sarajevo total 27 1 27 1
Umm Salal 2020 Qatar Stars League 11 0 11 0
Umm Salal total 11 0 11 0
Chennaiyin 2020–21 Indian Super League 18 0 18 0
Chennaiyin total 18 0 18 0
Kerala Blasters 2021–22 Indian Super League 14 1 3 0 17 1
Kerala Blasters total 14 1 3 0 17 1
Career total 208 8 16 0 6 0 3 0 233 8

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Oțelul Galați[42]

Kerala Blasters

ReferencesEdit

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