Gjasula with Litex Lovech in 2013.
|Full name||Jürgen Fatmir Gjasula|
|Date of birth||5 December 1985|
|Place of birth||Tirana, Albania|
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder|
|1. FC Magdeburg|
|2003–2004||SC Freiburg II||22||(4)|
|2004–2005||1. FC Kaiserslautern||7||(0)|
|2004–2005||1. FC Kaiserslautern II||6||(2)|
|2013||MSV Duisburg II||2||(0)|
|2015–2018||SpVgg Greuther Fürth||67||(7)|
|2017||SpVgg Greuther Fürth II||1||(0)|
|2019–||1. FC Magdeburg||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:03, 15 May 2019 (UTC)|
- 1 Club career
- 2 International career
- 3 Personal life
- 4 Career statistics
- 5 Honours
- 6 References
- 7 External links
Gjasula signed for 1. FC Kaiserslautern in 2004 and made it a total of seven appearances in one season.
St Gallen (loan)Edit
In 2005, Gjasula was loaned in club FC St. Gallen on Swiss Super League. At first season with St Gallen, he became a box-to-box goalscoring threat and typical number 10 so he signed a contract in 2006.
Gjasula signed for Swiss Champions FC Basel as a free agent on 2 June 2008. He scored his first goal for Basel on 10 July 2008 in a 6–1 win over Legia Warsaw in the Uhren Cup and made his competitive Basel debut on 18 July 2008, in a 2–1 win over BSC Young Boys at the Stade de Suisse, Wankdorf. He played his first European game in a Basel shirt on 30 July 2008 in a 1–1 Champions League Qualifying match draw against IFK Göteborg at Ullevi. On 18 June 2009, he was released by Basel after newly appointed manager Thorsten Fink decided not to offer him a new contract
Gjasula signed on 31 August 2009 for FSV Frankfurt where he made it a total of 60 appearances and scored nine goals in two seasons with club.
In July 2011, he signed for MSV Duisburg.
On 5 July 2013, Gjasula signed with Bulgarian club Litex Lovech, rejoining his compatriot and fellow Albanian international player Armando Vajushi. He quickly established himself as a crucial player in the squad, providing several goals for the surprisingly magnificent start of the club.
Gjasula scored the third goal from the penalty spot in the 2–4 away victory on 20 October 2013 against a hard opponent such as Ludogorets Razgrad. A week later, on 27 October, Gjasula scored the second goal in the 90th minute of the 0–2 victory over Neftochimic Burgas.
Litex finished first stage of the 2013–14 season as runners-up, where they had last match of 9 March 2014 against winners of the league Ludogorets Razgrad and they were only 1 point difference and match between them finished as a 0–0 draw. For the regular season Gjasula made 26 appearances including 3 in the Bulgarian Cup, 11 goals were 9 scored in the league, positioning in 8th place on League's rank of Top scorers and 2 goals scored in Bulgarian Cup, also 8 assists positioning in 4th place on League's rank of Top assists.
Gjasula finished the 2013–14 season scoring in total 11 goals (including 2 in the Bulgarian Cup) in 35 appearances and Litex ranked 3rd in the league table, gaining entry to play in the UEFA Europa League for the next season.
With coming of the new coach Miodrag Ješić, Gjasula wasn't anymore in the club plans as they announced that will not renewing him the one-year contract that he had. On 4 June 2014, Turkish side Bursaspor announced that they were looking for an Offensive midfielder and the 28-year-old Gjasula is an option.
FC Viktoria BerlinEdit
1. FC MagdeburgEdit
Gjasula decided to play for Albania national football team in May 2013. He received an Albanian passport on 24 May 2013 among other compatriots, Amir Abrashi, Vullnet Basha, Azdren Llullaku and Ilir Berisha and so he was able to play on international games. He received his first call-up by coach Gianni De Biasi for 2 matches against Norway on 22 March 2013, valid for the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification and the friendly against Lithuania on 26 March 2013. He made it first debut on 14 August in a friendly-match against Armenia by coming as a substitute in place of Odise Roshi in the 56th minute.
|SC Freiburg II||2003–04||Oberliga Baden-Württemberg||22||4||—||—||—||22||4|
|Kaiserslautern II||2004–05||Oberliga Rheinland-Pfalz/Saar||6||2||—||—||—||6||2|
|St. Gallen||2005–06||Swiss Super League||30||1||2||0||—||—||32||1|
|Basel||2008–09||Swiss Super League||19||2||5||2||4[b]||0||—||28||4|
|FSV Frankfurt||2009–10||2. Bundesliga||28||5||—||—||—||28||5|
|MSV Duisburg||2011–12||2. Bundesliga||30||3||1||0||—||—||31||3|
|MSV Duisburg II||2012–13||Regionalliga||2||0||—||—||—||2||0|
|Litex Lovech||2013–14||A Group||24||9||5||2||—||6[c]||0||35||11|
|VfR Aalen||2014–15||2. Bundesliga||26||6||2||0||—||—||28||6|
|Greuther Fürth||2015–16||2. Bundesliga||29||5||1||0||—||—||30||5|
|Greuther Fürth II||2016–17||Regionalliga||1||0||—||—||—||1||0|
- Uhrencup: 2008
- "Gjasula, Jürgen" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 7 May 2011.
- "FCB nimmt das Training unter Fink wieder auf – Start in die neue Saison". FC Basel. 18 June 2008. Archived from the original on 22 June 2009. Retrieved 7 May 2011.
- "Shënon Gjasula, asist Vajushi" [Gjasula marks, Vajushi assists] (in Albanian). Sporti Shqiptar. 21 October 2013. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "Shënon sërish Gjasula, Basha rikthim i hidhur…" [Gjasula scores again, bitter return for Basha] (in Albanian). Sporti Shqiptar. 28 October 2013. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "Lovech vs. Ludogorets - 9 March 2014". Soccerway. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "Summary - A PFG - Bulgaria - Results, fixtures, tables and news". Soccerway. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "Jurgen Gjasula nuk rinovon me Liteksin" [Jurgen Gjasula does not renew with Litex] (in Albanian). Panorama Sport. 15 May 2014. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "Bursaspor kërkon Jurgen Gjasulën, pritet firma" [Bursaspor asks Jurgen Gjasula, the firm is expected] (in Albanian). Panorama Sport. 5 June 2014. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "VfR Aalen verpflichtet Jurgen Gjasula" [VfR Aalen commits Jurgen Gjasula] (in German). VfR Aalen 1921 e.V. 10 September 2014. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- "2. Liga: Greuther Fürth holt Gjasula vom VfR Aalen" (in German). GOAL. Retrieved 7 June 2015.
- "Neuer Mittelfeldmotor für Viktoria Berlin: Jurgen Gjasula" (in German). FC Viktoria Berlin. Retrieved 30 September 2018.
- "Geballte Erfahrung für den FC Energie". Energie Cottbus. 31 January 2019. Retrieved 31 January 2019.
- Bruder Klaus riet ihm zum Wechsel, bild.de, 21 June 2019
- "Gjasula vendos: Dua të luaj për Shqipërinë" (in Albanian). asport.al. 1 May 2013. Retrieved 8 December 2013.
- "Ekskluzive: Basha, Gjasula, Abrashi,Berisha e Llullaku me pasaportë shqiptare (dekreti)" (in Albanian). asport.al. 24 May 2013. Retrieved 8 December 2013.
- "Zyrtare: Tjetër debutues kundër Norvegjisë, Jurgen Gjasula merr ftesë nga De Biazi" (in Albanian). asport.al. 17 May 2013. Retrieved 8 December 2013.
- "Jürgen Gjasula - national football team player". EU-Football.info. Retrieved 6 December 2017.
- Klaus Gjasula at Soccerway. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
- Jürgen Gjasula at Soccerway. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
- "Jürgen Gjasula". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 3 January 2018.