FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce

FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce – Vráble is a Slovak football team, based in the town of Zlaté Moravce. The club was founded on 22 January 1995.

ViOn Zlaté Moravce
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Full nameFootball Club Viliam Ondrejka Zlaté Moravce – Vráble
Founded1995; 28 years ago (1995)
as FC ViOn
GroundViOn Aréna,
Zlaté Moravce
Capacity4,006
OwnerViliam Ondrejka
ChairmanKarol Škula
ManagerIvan Galád
LeagueSlovak Super Liga
2021–2211th
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

 
Stadium FC ViOn

From the club's establishment in 1995 until 2004, they played in various regional competitions. In 2004 they were promoted to the Slovak Second Division, and then in the 2006–07 season were promoted to the Corgoň Liga, and won the Slovak Cup, beating FC Senec 4–0. This earned them place in the first qualifying round of the 2007–08 UEFA Cup.

Zlaté Moravce played their first European match on 19 July 2007 in the UEFA Cup at home against Alma-Ata, winning 3–1.[1] On 2 August 2007, they have tied in Almaty 1–1, qualifying to the second qualification round.[2]

Events timelineEdit

  • 1995 – Founded as FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce
  • 2016 – Renamed FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce – Vráble[3]

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Affiliated clubsEdit

The following clubs are affiliated with FC ViOn:

SponsorshipEdit

Period Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
2004–05 Legea ViOn
2005–07 Adidas
2007–08 Jako
2008–09 Adidas
2009–10 Puma
2010–13 Legea
2013–14 Luanvi
2014–2022 Erreà
2022 Tipsport
2022- Puma

Club partnersEdit

source[6]

Current squadEdit

As of 8 February 2023[7]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   SVK Patrik Lukáč
5 MF   MKD Tomche Grozdanovski
6 MF   SVK Timotej Múdry (on loan from Ružomberok)
7 FW   SVK Roman Čerepkai (on loan from Teplice)
8 MF   SVK Anton Sloboda
9 FW   SVK Tomáš Vestenický
10 FW   NGA Kenneth Ikugar (on loan from Spartak Trnava)
14 MF   SVK Denis Duga
16 MF   SVK Karol Mondek
17 MF   SVK Lucas Demitra (on loan from AS Trenčín)
18 GK   SVK Matúš Chropovský
20 FW   SVK Patrik Pinte
No. Pos. Nation Player
25 DF   SVK Samuel Suľa
26 MF   SVK Tomáš Ďubek (captain)
27 DF   BRA Stephano Almeida
29 MF   SVK Adam Brenkus
30 DF   SVK Robert Stareček
31 DF   CZE Martin Toml
33 GK   SVK Patrik Richter
37 DF   BIH Alden Šuvalija
42 DF   SVK Michal Pintér
66 DF   SVK Martin Bednár
90 DF   SVK Matúš Čonka

For recent transfers, see List of Slovak football transfers winter 2022-23.

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
FW   SVK Sebastián Rák (at Veľké Ludince until 30 June 2023)
No. Pos. Nation Player

Management staffEdit

Position Staff
Manager   Ivan Galád
Assistant Manager   Gergely Geri
Goalkeeping coach   Pavel Kováč
Team chef   Vladimír Červený
Masseur   Ján Andraško
Physioterapist   MUDr. Jozef Mada

Source:[8]

ResultsEdit

League and Cup historyEdit

Slovak League only (1993–present)

Season Division (Name) Pos./Teams Slovak Cup Europe Top Scorer (Goals)
2000–01 3rd (2. Liga) 1 Did not enter   Jozef Piaček (11)
  Róbert Michalík (11)
2001–02 2nd (1. Liga) 16/(16) Preliminary round ?
2002–03 3rd (2. Liga) 10 Did not enter ?
2003–04 3rd (2. Liga) 2 Did not enter   Juraj Vondra (18)
2004–05 2nd (1.Liga) 8/(16) Quarter-finals   Peter Černák (6)
2005–06 2nd (1.Liga) 8/(16) Round 1   Peter Černák (5)
  Martin Chren (5)
2006–07 2nd (1.Liga) 3/(12) Winner   Marek Plichta (9)
2007–08 1st (Corgoň Liga) 11/(12) Round 3 UC Q2 (  Zenit St. Petersburg)   Peter Černák (4)
2008–09 1st (Corgoň Liga) 12/(12) Quarter-finals   Salomon Wisdom (4)
2009–10 2nd (DoxxBet Liga) 1/(14) Round 3   Karol Pavelka (16)
2010–11 1st (Corgoň Liga) 6/(12) Semi-finals   Peter Kuračka (7)
2011–12 1st (Corgoň Liga) 7/(12) Semi-finals   Martin Hruška (6)
2012–13 1st (Corgoň Liga) 8/(12) Round 3   Andrej Hodek (13)
2013–14 1st (Corgoň Liga) 10/(12) Quarter-finals   Martin Pribula (8)
2014–15 1st (Fortuna Liga) 10/(12) Round 5   Martin Juhar (4)
  Márius Charizopulos (4)
2015–16 1st (Fortuna Liga) 9/(12) Quarter-finals   Leandre Tawamba (11)
2016–17 1st (Fortuna Liga) 10/(12) Round 4   Peter Orávik (5)
2017–18 1st (Fortuna Liga) 10/(12) Round 3   Róbert Gešnábel (9)
2018–19 1st (Fortuna Liga) 10/(12) Round of 16   Tomáš Ďubek (9)
2019–20 1st (Fortuna Liga) 8/(12) Semi-finals   Tomáš Ďubek (8)
2020–21 1st (Fortuna Liga) 5/(12) Quarter-finals   Filip Balaj (16)
2021–22 1st (Fortuna Liga) 11/(12) Quarter-finals   Tomáš Ďubek (7)

European competition historyEdit

Season Competition Round Country Club Home Away Aggregate
2007–08 UEFA Cup 1Q   Alma-Ata 3–1 1–1 4–1
2Q   Zenit St. Petersburg 0–2 0–3 0–5

Youth programEdit

The club is also particularly known for its youth program. Academy name is PFA (Požitavská futbalová akadémia).

Player recordsEdit

Most goalsEdit

# Nat. Name Goals
1   Peter Orávik 32
2   Tomáš Ďubek 30
3   Peter Černák 28
  Karol Pavelka
5   Peter Kuračka 26
6   Andrej Hodek 18
7   Filip Balaj 16

Players whose name is listed in bold are still active.

Notable playersEdit

Had international caps on senior level for their respective countries. Players whose name is listed in bold represented their countries while playing for FC ViOn.

Past (and present) players who are the subjects of Wikipedia articles can be found here.

ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "Zlaté Moravce v Almaty remizovali a postúpili do 2. predkola Pohára UEFA – Profutbal.sk". Archived from the original on 27 September 2007. Retrieved 2 August 2007.
  3. ^ s, SPORT SK, s r o & Ringier Axel Springer Slovakia a. "ViOn Zlaté Moravce začne ďalšiu sezónu s novým názvom". Šport.sk.
  4. ^ "Prioritou ViOnu záchranárske práce, myslí však aj na prvú šestku | ProFutbal.sk". profutbal.sk.
  5. ^ a.s, Petit Press. "FC ViOn uzavrel dohodu o spolupráci s prvoligovým klubom z Talianska". mynitra.sme.sk.
  6. ^ "FC ViOn | Partneri klubu". fcvion.sk. Archived from the original on 28 October 2014.
  7. ^ "Slovakia – FC Zlaté ViOn Moravce – Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news – Soccerway". int.soccerway.com.
  8. ^ "fcvion.sk". Archived from the original on 6 January 2016. Retrieved 4 January 2016.

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