FK Senica

FK Senica[1] (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈsɛɲitsa]) is a Slovak football team, based in the town of Senica. The club was founded in 1921.

FK Senica
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Full nameFutbalový klub Senica a.s.
Nickname(s)Záhoráci
Founded1921; 100 years ago (1921)
as Železná únia
GroundOMS Arena, Senica
Capacity5,070
OwnerOldřich Duda
ManagerAnton Šoltis
LeagueFortuna Liga
2019–20Fortuna Liga, 10th
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

FK Senica was founded in 1921. Newly created partition was rapidly progressed, but the boom dampened dark period World War II. World war almost destroyed football in Senica. Pšurný Rudolf, who was the chairman has already pre-war club, but do not allow the city faded football. The club was organized matches and tournaments. After the war he began the sport Zahorie to bloom again.

The 1962 in club annals written in bold letters. Football team got to use a new stadium. He serves footballer today. Opening of the sports complex was associated with a charity match between footballers from Senica district and the then vice-champion of the world from Chile in a convoy with Jozef Adamec.

Senica as the years gather on the sports field more and more respect. We were successful in the lower leagues even glasses. Between the absolute leader is introduced premiere in 2009–10 season, when the club began a new era.

Dušan Vrťo is the Sporting Director of FK Senica, and has offered Dundee FC to be the club's scout in Slovakia.[2]

In 2018–19 season the club had set a record, that was regarded as a rather negative one. On 16 February 2019 (Matchday 19), in an away game against AS Trenčín, played in Myjava, Senica fielded an entire starting line-up made up entirely of foreign players. All the substitutes were non-Slovaks as well.[3]

Clubname historyEdit

  • 1921 – 1923 – Železná únia Senica
  • 1923 – 1928 – Športový klub Senica
  • 1928 – 1934 – AC Senica
  • 1934 – 1939 – FC Senica
  • 1940 – 1946 – ŠK Senica
  • 1946 – 1969 – Sokol Chemické závody (ChZ)
  • 1969 – 2006 – TJ/FK SH Senica (merged with FK 96 Ress Častkov)
  • 2006 – present – FK Senica

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Slovak League Top GoalscorerEdit

Slovak League Top scorer since 1993–94

Year Winner G
2014–15   Jan Kalabiška 191
1Shared award

European competition historyEdit

Season Competition Round Country Club Home Away Aggregate
2011–12 UEFA Europa League Q3   Red Bull Salzburg 0–3 0–1 0–4
2012–13 UEFA Europa League Q1   MTK Budapest 2–1 1–1 3–2
Q2   APOEL 0–1 0–2 0–3
2013–14 UEFA Europa League Q2   Mladost Podgorica 0–1 2–2 2–3

First international match versus FC Red Bull SalzburgEdit

UEFA RankingEdit

This is the current 2015–16 UEFA coefficient:

Rank Team Coefficient
284   Valletta F.C. 4.466
287   Linfield F.C. 4.400
288   FK Senica 4.400
289   PFC Levski Sofia 4.375
290   FC Dacia Chișinău 4.325

SupportersEdit

FK Senica ultras are known as Železná únia 1921 (on the Stadium of FK Senica a sector B3 belong them). Fanclub was founded in winter 2013. FK Senica supporters friendly 1. FC Slovácko.

RivalriesEdit

Today, FK Senica's biggest rival is Spartak Myjava. The matches between the two teams are referred to as "záhorácko-kopaničiarske derby". The first derby in the Slovak highest tier, was played on 24 August 2012, and ended 0–1 in favour of Spartak Myjava.

SponsorshipEdit

Period Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
1999–? hummel SLOVENSKÝ HODVÁB
2010–11 hummel 101 Drogerie
2011–12 NAD RESS
2012–2015 none
2016–2017 Business Funding Solutions
2017–2020 none
2020- KOMPLEXX GROUP SK

Club partnersEdit

source[4]

Affiliated clubsEdit

The following clubs are currently affiliated with FK Senica:

Current squadEdit

As of 11 January 2021. 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 Adrián Slančík
2 DF   SVK Milan Šimčák
3 MF   GHA Edmund Addo
4 DF   SVK Jakub Nemec
7 MF   NGA Eneji Moses
8 MF   SVK Dávid Gallovič
10 MF   CZE Dominik Duda
11 MF   SVK Daniel Filip Mašulovič
12 FW   SWE Ardian Berisha
14 MF   SVK Martin Košťál
15 MF   NGA Tenton Yenne
16 MF   SVK Marko Totka
17 DF   SVK Lukáš Kučera
19 FW   NGA Samson Akinyoola
No. Pos. Nation Player
19 FW   GRE Giannis Niarchos
21 DF   ESP José Carrillo
22 FW   CZE Oskar Fotr
23 DF   CZE Miloš Kopečný
25 DF   SRB Filip Maksić
27 MF   SVK Jakub Buchel
29 FW   SVK Tomáš Malec
30 FW   SVK Filip Buchel
31 DF   CRO Antonio Asanović
33 FW   SVK Juraj Piroska
34 GK   CZE Tomáš Fryšták
- FW   SVK Boris Turčák
- MF   SVK Gabriel Hornyák (on loan from ŠK Slovan Bratislava)
- MF   SVK Dávid Guba

For recent transfers, see List of Slovak football transfers summer 2020
and [List_of_Slovak_football_transfers_winter_2020–21#FK_Senica|List of Slovak football transfers winter 2020-21]]

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
DF   CMR Joss Didiba (at   Opava)
FW   SVK Filip Černák (at   Partizán Bardejov)
FW   SVK Dávid Meliš (at   Rohožník)

Current staffEdit

As of 14 July 2020

Name Staff
  Anton Šoltis Manager
  Ivan Lapšanský Assistant manager
  Juraj Piroska Assistant manager
  Milan Suchy Sport Director of Academy
  Ivan Tobias Club manager
  Vladimir Včelka U17 manager
  Miroslav Mentel Goalkeeping coach
  Stanislav Griga Attaking coach
  Tomáš Vacula Fitness coach
  Ján Šimek Masseur
  Vasant M. Bhandi Physio
  MUDr. Radovan Hyža Team doctor
  Martin Šnegoň Team leader
  Mgr. Igor Tabiš Media & PR manager

Notable playersEdit

Had international caps for their respective countries. Players whose name is listed in bold represented their countries while playing for FK.

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

CoachesEdit

ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "História klubu" (in Slovak). official club website FKSENICA.SK. 2010-02-26. Archived from the original on 2010-03-26. Retrieved 2011-04-02.
  2. ^ Dailyrecord.co.uk (2 June 2010). "Dundee midfielder Riche Hart set for summer move to Ostersunds". dailyrecord.co.uk.
  3. ^ "Žilina nastúpi v lige len s vlastnými odchovancami, sľubuje Antošík". Pravda.sk (in Slovak). 2019-02-20. Retrieved 2019-02-20.
  4. ^ [www.esports.cz], Project: eSports.cz s.r.o. "FK Senica – Partneri – Hlavní partneri". www.fksenica.eu.
  5. ^ "FK Senica v spojení s juhoamerickým gigantom". fksenica.sk (in Slovak). Retrieved 2012-05-22.
  6. ^ "Senica získala dvoch Brazílčanov z EC Arapongas". profutbal.sk (in Slovak). Retrieved 2013-06-27.
  7. ^ "FK Senica – ADO Den Haag – spolupráca". sport195.com (in Slovak). Archived from the original on 2014-02-01. Retrieved 2013-09-04.
  8. ^ "Do Senice prídu mládežníci ADO Den Haag". profutbal.sk (in Slovak). Retrieved 2013-08-22.
  9. ^ https://profutbal.sk/clanok/235604-trencin-uz-zrejme-dalsie-nigerijske-hviezdy-neziska-klub-sa-vyjadril-aj-k-udajnej-zalobe

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