Kristopher Vida

Kristopher Vida (born 23 June 1995) is a Hungarian professional footballer who is member of the Polish first Ekstraklasa team Piast Gliwice. Before joining Polish side he was playing for DAC Dunajská Streda.[1] Earlier he played in each age group of the Hungarian youth national teams but he has reached his greatest success in the Dutch De Graafschap. His current contract is valid until 30 June 2021.

Kristopher Vida
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Personal information
Full name Kristopher Vida
Date of birth (1995-06-23) 23 June 1995 (age 25)
Place of birth Budapest, Hungary
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position(s) Winger
Club information
Current team
Piast Gliwice
Number 10
Youth career
FC Goldball 94
Vasas Budapest
Videoton
Vasas Budapest
Honvéd Budapest
Twente Enschede
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2014Jong Twente 19 (5)
2014–2016 De Graafschap 62 (10)
2016–2020 DAC Dunajská Streda 106 (29)
2020– Piast Gliwice 1 (0)
National team
2010 Hungary U16 2 (0)
2013 Hungary U18 1 (0)
2013–2014 Hungary U19 3 (0)
2014 Hungary U20 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 February 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 December 2016

Playing careerEdit

Kristopher Vida appeared in 2000 when he started his football career at Goldball FC’s youth team when he was only 4 years old. He had been staying there for five years, and this period broke when Vasas FC Budapest signed him in 2007. Ha had been playing here for four years and then the events sped up for him when he joined to Honvéd Budapest. He played here between 2009 and 2011 when the Dutch Twente Enschede took notice of him. He started with a trial game and after that he got a contract from the club and his foreign career was begun. He debuted in the club’s second team among the professionals in 2013 in the second division. At the end of the season he changed his club and he became a member of the De Graafschap in the second division. In the 2014/15 season as a constant player he helped his team to get into the Dutch first division (Eredivisie). Unfortunately, the team did not perform well and they dropped out in the 2015/16 season and Kristopher Vida left the club. He scored one goal in the Dutch first division against AFC Ajax. In 2016’s summer transfer window he signed to the Slovak first division team, DAC Dunajská Streda.[2] The period of Dunaszerdahely started with some difficulties but the role and importance of the player changed with Csaba László’s arrival. Kristopher is currently a key member of DAC 1904. In his first Slovakian season in Fortuna League he scored 5 goals in 29 matches and with his winner goals and assists he contributed to the unbeaten run to 17 games of the team. On 26 February 2020, Vida signed a contract with Ekstraklasa side Piast Gliwice. His contract is valid until 30 June 2023.

Career statisticsEdit

Clubs Season League National Cup Europa League Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Jong FC Twente 2013–14 19 5 0 0 0 0 19 5
De Graafschap 2014–15 38 8 2 0 0 0 40 8
De Graafschap 2015–16 24 2 1 0 0 0 25 2
Dunajská Streda 2016–17 29 5 4 0 0 0 34 5
Dunajská Streda 2017–18 29 6 1 1 0 0 30 7
Dunajská Streda 2018–19 16 7 4 0 4 1 24 8
Piast Gliwice 2019-20 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career total 155 33 12 1 4 1 171 35
National team Years Apps Goals
Hungary U16 2010 2 0
Hungary U18 2013 1 0
Hungary U19 2013-2014 3 0
Hungary U20 2014 1 0
Total 7 0

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://fcdac.sk/en/player%20/1929/kristopher-andras-vida
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2018-11-20. Retrieved 2016-12-13.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)