Said Husejinović

Said Husejinović (born 13 May 1988) is a Bosnian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Bosnian Premier League club Sloboda Tuzla.

Said Husejinović
Said Husejinović - SV Werder Bremen (1).jpg
Husejinović with Werder Bremen in 2009
Personal information
Full name Said Husejinović
Date of birth (1988-05-13) 13 May 1988 (age 32)
Place of birth Zvornik, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sloboda Tuzla
Number 8
Youth career
2000–2006 Sloboda Tuzla
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2008 Sloboda Tuzla 47 (21)
2008–2011 Werder Bremen 10 (0)
2009Kaiserslautern (loan) 4 (0)
2012 Sarajevo 23 (7)
2013–2016 Dinamo Zagreb 24 (3)
2015Lokomotiva (loan) 3 (0)
2016Dinamo Zagreb II 2 (0)
2016–2018 Sarajevo 14 (2)
2018–2019 Sloboda Tuzla 29 (3)
2019 Tuzla City 16 (1)
2020– Sloboda Tuzla 20 (4)
National team
2006–2008 Bosnia and Herzegovina U21 2 (0)
2007 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:02, 6 December 2020 (UTC)

Club careerEdit

Werder BremenEdit

On 1 July 2008, it was announced that Werder Bremen and Sloboda Tuzla had come to an agreement over the transfer of Husejinović to Werder for €900,000.[1] On 17 January 2009, Husejinović was loaned to 1. FC Kaiserslautern until the end of the season.

SarajevoEdit

On 26 July 2012, he scored two goals against Bulgarian side Levski Sofia in a UEFA Europa League match to help his team to a prestigious 3–1 win (the Bosnians advanced to the next round after an aggregate score of 3–2 and were subsequently eliminated by Montenegrin club FK Zeta.[2]

Dinamo ZagrebEdit

In late December 2012, he was close to signing a contract with CSKA Sofia, but instead joined Dinamo Zagreb in early January 2013.[3] He was injured in a game against RNK Split in October 2013. He was not able to play until May 2014. After the injury, he was loaned out to Lokomotiva Zagreb in 2015 [4] and for a short period in 2016, played for the Dinamo Zagreb second team.

SarajevoEdit

After not enough playing time, Husejinović left Dinamo Zagreb and signed a contract with his former club Sarajevo.[5] He left the club after 2 years in 2018.[6]

Sloboda TuzlaEdit

On 1 July 2018, Husejinović signed with Sloboda Tuzla.[7] He left Sloboda on 15 June 2019 after his contract expired.[8]

During his time in Sloboda, Husejinović was one of the best players of the club during the 2018–19 season, and was also one of the players with the most games played. He played in 29 league games and in 31 games in all competitions (including the league), scoring 3 goals in the process.

Tuzla CityEdit

On 17 June 2019, Husejinović signed a three-year contract with Tuzla City.[9] He made his official debut for Tuzla City on 20 July 2019, in a 1–5 away league win against Zvijezda 09.[10] Husejinović scored his first goal for Tuzla City also in a league match, this time in a 1–3 away win against Široki Brijeg on 15 September 2019.[11]

On 11 December 2019, Tuzla City and Husejinović decided to part ways, mutually terminating his contract with the club.[12]

Return to Sloboda TuzlaEdit

In January 2020, for a second time in his career, Husejinović decided to come back to Sloboda Tuzla.[13] He scored his first goal for Sloboda since his return on 12 August 2020, in a league match against Mladost Doboj Kakanj.[14]

International careerEdit

Husejinović has been capped once for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. He has also played for the national U21 team.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of match played 6 December 2020.[15]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Cup Supercup Europe Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Werder Bremen 2008–09 Bundesliga 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2009–10 Bundesliga 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2010–11 Bundesliga 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Total 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
Kaiserslautern (loan) 2008–09 2. Bundesliga 4 0 0 0 4 0
Sarajevo 2011–12 Bosnian Premier League 8 4 0 0 0 0 8 4
2012–13 Bosnian Premier League 15 3 3 0 6 2 24 5
Total 23 7 3 0 6 2 32 9
Dinamo Zagreb 2012–13 1. HNL 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2
2013–14 1. HNL 12 1 2 0 1 0 7 0 22 1
2014–15 1. HNL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015–16 1. HNL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Total 24 3 2 0 1 0 7 0 34 3
NK Lokomotiva (loan) 2015–16 1. HNL 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 1
Dinamo Zagreb II 2015–16 2. HNL 2 0 0 0 2 0
Sarajevo 2016–17 Bosnian Premier League 9 1 6 2 15 3
2017–18 Bosnian Premier League 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 1
Total 14 2 6 2 0 0 20 4
Sloboda Tuzla 2018–19 Bosnian Premier League 29 3 2 0 31 3
Tuzla City 2019–20 Bosnian Premier League 16 1 0 0 16 1
Sloboda Tuzla 2019–20 Bosnian Premier League 3 0 3 0
2020–21 Bosnian Premier League 17 4 0 0 17 4
Total 20 4 0 0 20 4
Career total 145 20 14 3 1 0 13 2 173 25

InternationalEdit

As of match played 15 December 2007.[15]
National team Year Apps Goals
Bosnia and Herzegovina
2007 1 0
Total 1 0

HonoursEdit

Werder Bremen

Dinamo Zagreb

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lokalfenster (1 July 2008). "Said Huseinovic wechselt zu Werder" (in German). Archived from the original on 5 July 2008. Retrieved 1 July 2008.
  2. ^ "Said Husejinović match log". soccerway.com. December 2012. Retrieved 28 December 2012.
  3. ^ "ЦСКА ще съди Хюсеинович, действал непрофесионално" (in Bulgarian). topsport.bg. 6 January 2013. Retrieved 6 January 2013.
  4. ^ Said Husejinović će do zime "brusiti" formu u Lokomotivi at klix.ba, 24 August 2015
  5. ^ Veliko pojačanje na Koševu: Said Husejinović se vratio u FK Sarajevo at klix.ba, 17 June 2016
  6. ^ Zvanično: Husejinović, Novaković i Altiparmakovski napuštaju FK Sarajevo at klix.ba, 8 June 2018
  7. ^ Said Husejnović dogovorio sve uslove sa Slobodom, potpis ugovora 1. jula at klix.ba, 25 June 2018
  8. ^ A. Pašić (15 June 2019). "Husejinović napustio Slobodu" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 15 June 2019.
  9. ^ D.B. (17 June 2019). "Said Husejinović novi igrač Tuzla Cityja" (in Bosnian). Klix.ba. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  10. ^ M. Šljivak (20 July 2019). "FK Tuzla City pregazio FK Zvijezda 09" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
  11. ^ R. Pašić (15 September 2019). "Veliki preokret FK Tuzla City na Pecari za prvo mjesto na tabeli!" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 15 September 2019.
  12. ^ M. Šljivak (11 December 2019). "Said Husejinović i FK Tuzla City dogovorili sporazumni raskid saradnje!" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 11 December 2019.
  13. ^ A. Čaušević (5 January 2020). "Said Husejinović blizu povratka u staro jato" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 5 January 2020.
  14. ^ E. Čaušević (12 August 2020). "Husejinović doveo Slobodu u prednost u samom finišu prvog dijela" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 12 August 2020.
  15. ^ a b "S. Husejinović: Summary". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 6 December 2020.

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