Neven Subotić

  • Date of birth : 10/12/1988
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Serbia Serbia
 
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Neven Subotić

Neven Subotić

Clubs: 1. FSV Mainz 05, Borussia Dortmund

• Born to Bosnian-Serb parents in Banja Luka, Subotić moved to Germany at the age of five; five years later his family left Germany for the United States, where he made his home in Utah and Florida.

• Spotted by a local scout, he played for the United States at the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Peru and was recruited by Mainz after impressing on a European tour, thus returning to Germany 12 years after his departure.

• Made his Bundesliga debut for Mainz against FC Bayern München on the last day of the 2006/07 campaign, after which the club were relegated; shone in the second tier under Jürgen Klopp and followed the coach to Dortmund in summer 2008.

• Enjoyed a brilliant first season for Dortmund, making more appearances than any other player – 33 – and scoring six goals; was the team's only Bundesliga ever-present the following term and maintained his high level of consistency in the club's title-winning campaigns of 2010/11 and 2011/12.

• Eligible to play senior international football for three countries, he opted for Serbia, making his debut in a FIFA World Cup qualifier against Romania (3-2) in March 2009 and going on to appear at 2010 finals, playing from start to finish in an historic 1-0 defeat of Germany in Port Elizabeth.

• Played 11 times, including in the showpiece, as the club made it to the final of the 2012/13 UEFA Champions League, falling to FC Bayern München.

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League:
runner-up 2013

Last updated: 21/08/13 17.09CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 05/09/2014 03:00 CET
22.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundCroatiaCroatia2-0SerbiaSerbia9000
26.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundSerbiaSerbia2-0ScotlandScotland9000
07.06.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundBelgiumBelgium2-1SerbiaSerbia9000
06.09.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundSerbiaSerbia1-1CroatiaCroatia9000
16.08.2014German DFB CupFirst roundKickersKickers1-4DortmundDortmund9000
29.08.2014German BundesligaAugsburgAugsburg2-3DortmundDortmund9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Neven Subotić
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 10/12/1988 (25)
  • Country: Serbia
  • Squad number: 4
  • Club: Dortmund ( GER)

  • Height: 193cm
  • Weight: 88kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2014/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (First round)
    18/09/08: Dortmund 0-2 Udinese
  • National team: UEFA European Football Championship (Qualifying round)
    03/09/10: Faroe Islands 0-3 Serbia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Serbia80
Total80

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Dortmund190
Total190
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Dortmund101
Total101
Last updated: 13/08/2014 00:24 CET
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