KF Ferizaj

KF Ferizaj (Albanian: Klubi Futbollistik Ferizaj), commonly known as Ferizaj, is a professional football club based in Ferizaj, Kosovo. The club plays in the Football Superleague of Kosovo, which is the top tier of football in the country.

Ferizaj
FC Ferizaj.svg
Full nameKlubi Futbollistik Ferizaj
Nickname(s)Ujqit (The Wolves)
Founded1923; 98 years ago (1923)
GroundIsmet Shabani Stadium
Capacity2,000
Coordinates42°22′28″N 21°08′14″E / 42.374490°N 21.137202°E / 42.374490; 21.137202Coordinates: 42°22′28″N 21°08′14″E / 42.374490°N 21.137202°E / 42.374490; 21.137202
Owner(s)
English investors (50%)
Local investors (50%)
ChairmanMustafë Grainca
Managervacant
LeagueFirst Football League of Kosovo
2019–20Football Superleague of Kosovo, 10th of 12 (relegated)

HistoryEdit

 
Ferizaj team in 1976

PrivatizationEdit

The club was formed in 1923 as Borci (meaning "fighters" in Serbian) and it is one of the oldest in Kosovo still active.[1]

On July 7, 2019, Ferizaj organized a media conference announcing that English and local investors became club's new leadership. Among the investors is also the former English international striker, Brian Deane, who owns 50% of the club's shares.[2]

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 17 January 2020

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK   KVX Armend Blakçori
GK   KVX Donat Kaçiu
DF   MKD Behar Bardhi
DF   KVX Gentrit Halili
DF   KVX Ergon Hyseni
DF   KVX Granit Jashari
DF   KVX Viktor Kuka
DF   KVX Dardan Çerkini
DF   KVX Burim Shabani
DF   KVX Ardian Shajlani
MF   MKD Bunjamin Asani
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   KVX Taulant Dajaku
MF   KVX Zgjim Mustafa
MF   KVX Filonit Shaqiri
FW   KVX Dren Gashi
FW   KVX Fatih Karahoda
FW   KVX Përparim Livoreka
FW   KVX Kenan Orana
FW   KVX Alban Rexhepi
FW   KVX Edon Sadriu
FW   KVX Adenis Shala

Historical list of coachesEdit

HonoursEdit

KF Ferizaj honours
Type Competition Titles Seasons/Years
Domestic First Football League of Kosovo 1 2012–13

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ KF Ferizaj Veteranët - FC Ferizaj Veterans at vymaps.com, 2-2-2020
  2. ^ "KF Ferizaj bëhet me pronarë të rinj" [KF Ferizaj becomes with new owners] (in Albanian). Telegrafi. 7 July 2019.
  3. ^ Abazi: Nuk heqim dorë nga titulli - Telegrafi (in Albanian)
  4. ^ ZYRTARE: Agron Selmani trajner i Ferizajt - Telegrafi (in Albanian)
  5. ^ Zyrtare: Arsim Abazi, trajner i ri i Ferizajt - Gazeta Sheshi (in Albanian)
  6. ^ Argjend Beqiri emërohet trajner i KF Ferizaj - Ferizaj Press (in Albanian)
  7. ^ Ferizaj konfirmon trajnerin e ri - Gazeta Metro (in Albanian)
  8. ^ Bylbyl Sokoli bëhet trajner i Ferizajt - Telegrafi (in Albanian)
  9. ^ Zyrtare: Afrim Tovërlani, trajner i Ferizajt - Telegrafi (in Albanian)
  10. ^ Zyrtare: Bylbyl Sokoli emërohet trajneri i Ferizajt, vjen edhe një përforcim - Telegrafi (in Albanian)
  11. ^ Zyrtare: Bekim Isufi, trajner i ri i Ferizajt - Telegrafi (in Albanian)