Linas Klimavičius

Linas Klimavičius (born 10 April 1989) is a Lithuanian professional footballer who plays as a defender. Klimavičius is also a member of the Lithuanian national side.

Linas Klimavičius
Personal information
Full name Linas Klimavičius
Date of birth (1989-04-10) 10 April 1989 (age 32)
Place of birth Panevėžys, Lithuanian SSR
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
DFK Ddainava
Number 89
Youth career
Ekranas
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Ekranas 15 (1)
2007 Sūduva 11 (0)
2007–2012 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 1 (0)
2010Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih (loan) 0 (0)
2013–2014 Daugava Rīga 25 (1)
2014–2015 Trakai 67 (6)
2016–2018 Žalgiris 70 (2)
2019–2020 Dinamo București 27 (2)
2020 Politehnica Iași 13 (0)
2020 Sūduva 4 (0)
2021– Dainava 8 (1)
National team
2005–2006 Lithuania-17 3 (0)
2006–2008 Lithuania-19 7 (0)
2007–2010 Lithuania-21 17 (0)
2015– Lithuania 20 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 May 2021
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 October 2018

CareerEdit

Klimavičius started his career as a teenage prodigy with Ekranas and then was promoted to the main-squad team. During 2008 –2012 he played in the Ukrainian football clubs.[1] He made a single appearance in the Ukrainian Premier League in a match for FC Dnipro against Metalurh Donetsk on 19 October 2008.[2]

Dinamo BucureștiEdit

In January 2019, Klimavičius signed a contract with Liga I club Dinamo București.[3] One year later, in January 2020, he was released after 28 games played for Dinamo (27 in Liga I and one game in Cupa României).[4]

Politehnica IasiEdit

On 12 January 2020, Klimavičius signed a contract with Liga I club FC Politehnica Iași.[5]

FK SūduvaEdit

In 10 September he signed a contract with Lithuanian champions FK Sūduva.[6]

HonoursEdit

Žalgiris

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Клімавічюс Лінас (in Ukrainian). Official FFU Site. 13 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Epicentre Championship of Ukraine. Matchday 11. Match N 86 19.10.2008". Official UPL Site. 13 October 2015. Archived from the original on 30 January 2016. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  3. ^ OFICIAL. Linas KLIMAVICIUS la Dinamo. fcdinamo.ro (in Romanian)
  4. ^ "Mulțumim, Linas Klimavicius" (in Romanian). fcdinamo.ro. 10 January 2020.
  5. ^ Mihaitalazarica (12 January 2020). "POLITEHNICA IAȘI A EFECTUAT PRIMELE TRANSFERURI" (in Romanian). FC Politehnica Iași. Retrieved 12 January 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ https://alyga.lt/naujiena/l-klimavicius-po-13-metu-grizo-i-suduva/6724

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