FK Železiarne Podbrezová

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FK Železiarne Podbrezová (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈʒɛlɛziaɾɲɛ ˈpɔdbɾɛzɔʋaː]) is a Slovak football team, based in the town of Podbrezová.

Podbrezová
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Full nameFutbalový klub Železiarne Podbrezová
Nickname(s)Železiari (Ironmongers)
Founded1920; 101 years ago (1920)
as RTJ Podbrezová
GroundZELPO Aréna
Capacity4,061
OwnerŽeleziarne Podbrezová
PresidentJúlius Kriváň
ManagerRoman Skuhravý
League2.liga
2020–214th
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

Podbrezová was formed in 1920 as RTJ Podbrezová. The club is also particularly famous for its youth program that has produced many Slovak talents over the years, including Juraj Kucka, Michal Breznaník, Róbert Pich, Peter Štyvar and Marek Bažík. Podbrezová has been cooperating with the Italian club Inter, in a worldwide social project – Inter Campus (2002–2008). Argentine midfielder Pablo Podio, who played for Podbrezová, is a product of the Inter Campus project. Major achievements in the history of the club include: second place in the I. liga in the 2007/2008 season and the semifinals of the Slovak Cup in the 2001/2002 season. In 2009–10, the club withdrew from the Slovak First League.[1]

Fortuna Liga promotionEdit

In 2013–2014, Podbrezová were promoted to the top flight of Slovak football for the first time in their history. The success was born under the leadership of coach Jaroslav Kentoš. The keys players were Vratislav Greško, Blažej Vaščák, Jozef Hanák, Michal Pančík and others.

Events timelineEdit

  • 1920 – Founded as RTJ Podbrezová[2]
  • 1930 – Merged with Tatran Horná Lehota and renamed ŠK Podbrezová
  • 1936 – Renamed ŠKP Podbrezová
  • 2006 – Merged with Brezno and renamed FO ŽP Šport Podbrezová
  • 2017 – Renamed FK Železiarne Podbrezová[3]

Affiliated clubsEdit

The following clubs are affiliated with Podbrezová:

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

SponsorshipEdit

Period Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
1998–1999 Puma none
1999–2001 ATAK
2001–2002 NIKE Železiarne Podbrezová
2002–2004 ŽP Trade
2004–2005 Puma none
2005–2006 NIKE ŽP Trade
2006–2007 ALEA none
2007–2010 Jako Železiarne Podbrezová
2010–present Adidas

Club partnersEdit

source[5]

Current squadEdit

As of 6 February 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 Richard Ludha
5 DF   SVK Peter Kováčik
6 MF   SVK Michal Breznaník
7 MF   SVK Samuel Ďatko
8 MF   SVK Erik Grendel (captain)
10 MF   SVK Jozef Špyrka
11 FW   SVK Daniel Pavúk
14 MF   SVK Matej Grešák
15 DF   SVK René Paraj
16 FW   GEO Davit Natchkebia
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 DF   SVK Vladimír Barbora
18 DF   CZE Adam Pajer
21 DF   SVK Boris Godál
23 MF   SVK Mikuláš Bakaľa
30 MF   SVK Roland Galčík
31 GK   SVK Filip Dlubáč
33 DF   SVK Vladimír Kukoľ
39 DF   SVK Marek Bartoš
41 GK   SVK Ivan Rehák
-- MF   MKD Martin Talakov

For recent transfers, see List of Slovak football transfers summer 2020.

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 Adam Sokol (at Slovan Ivanka pri Dunaji until 30 June 2021)
DF   SVK Daniel Magda (at Zemplín Michalovce until 30 June 2021)
MF   SVK Patrik Krčula (at MŠK Púchov until 30 June 2021)

StaffEdit

Current technical staffEdit

As of 4 January 2021
Staff Job title
  Roman Skuhravý Manager
  Radoslav Kupec Team Leader
  Tomáš Čechovič Goalkeeping coach
  MUDr. Miroslav Košík Team Doctor
  Richard Horňák Fitness coach
  Daniel Hájovský Fitness coach

Club officialsEdit

Position Name
President   Július Kriváň
Vice president   Marián Kurčík
Vice president   Vladimír Soták ml.

Notable playersEdit

Had international caps for their respective countries

For full list, see Category:ŽP Šport Podbrezová players

Notable managersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Podbrezovú vylúčili z prvej ligy. Na vlastnú žiadosť 19.03.2012, aktualne.atlas.sk
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2017-05-29. Retrieved 2017-06-09.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Podbrezová s novým názvom, podpísala zmluvu s juniorom Káčeríkom | ProFutbal.sk". profutbal.sk.
  4. ^ "Podbrezová nechce ustúpiť z pozícií, črtá sa spolupráca s Turkami | ProFutbal.sk". profutbal.sk.
  5. ^ "Partneri". FK Železiarne Podbrezová.

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