Marko Šuler

Marko Šuler (Slovene pronunciation: [ˈmarko ˈʃulər]; born 9 March 1983) is a Slovenian retired football player who played as a centre-back. Besides Slovenia, he has played in Belgium, Israel, and Poland.[2]

Marko Šuler
Marko Šuler 2009.jpg
Šuler with Slovenia in 2009
Personal information
Full name Marko Šuler
Date of birth (1983-03-09) 9 March 1983 (age 38)
Place of birth Slovenj Gradec, SFR Yugoslavia[1]
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Position(s) Defender
Youth career
Slovenj Gradec
SAK Klagenfurt
Kärnten
Dravograd
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 Dravograd 48 (0)
2002–2003Fužinar (loan) 10 (0)
2004–2008 Gorica 107 (7)
2008–2012 Gent 106 (4)
2012Hapoel Tel Aviv (loan) 15 (0)
2012–2013 Legia Warsaw 7 (0)
2014–2019 Maribor 127 (8)
Total 420 (19)
National team
2000–2001 Slovenia U17 7 (1)
2001 Slovenia U18 4 (0)
2002–2003 Slovenia U20 4 (0)
2003–2005 Slovenia U21 17 (0)
2006 Slovenia B 1 (0)
2008–2013 Slovenia 39 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

International careerEdit

Šuler earned his first cap for Slovenia in a friendly match against Hungary on 26 March 2008.[3] He scored his first goal for Slovenia on 20 August 2008 in a friendly match against Croatia.[3]

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Slovenia's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 20 August 2008 Ljudski vrt, Maribor, Slovenia   Croatia 1–0 2–3 Friendly
2. 14 October 2009 Stadio Olimpico, San Marino, San Marino   San Marino 0–3 0–3 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
3. 11 September 2012 Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo, Norway   Norway 1–0 1–2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification

HonoursEdit

Dravograd
Gorica
Gent
Hapoel Tel Aviv
Legia Warsaw
Maribor

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Slovenia – M. Šuler – Soccerway". soccerway.com. Retrieved 21 July 2020.
  2. ^ Plestenjak, Rok (9 September 2017). "Marko Šuler: Če hočeš v športu kaj narediti, je prav, da si stvari poveš v obraz" (in Slovenian). Siol. Retrieved 6 May 2021.
  3. ^ a b "Marko Šuler stats". eu-football.info. Retrieved 21 July 2020.

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