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Nemanja Matić

Nemanja Matić

U21 debut: 11.10.2008 v Denmark
Qualifying Games: 2 – Goals: 0

• Handed debut in first play-off game v Denmark, the central midfielder has also been capped at senior level.

• Began career in lower leagues with FK Jedinstvo Ub and FK Kolubara, then signed for Slovakia's Košice in January 2007.

• Rejected in his teens by both Belgrade giants, FK Crvena Zvezda and FK Partizan.

Last updated: 08/06/09 18.19CET

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UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

Nominee

General info

  • Name: Nemanja Matić
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 01/08/1988 (26)
  • Country: Serbia
  • Squad number: 21
  • Club: Chelsea ( ENG)

  • Height: 193cm
  • Weight: 82kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2014/15
    • Friendlies 2014/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Third qualifying round)
    03/08/11: Trabzonspor 1-1 Benfica
  • National team: UEFA European Under-21 Championship (Play-off for Final Tournament)
    11/10/08: Denmark 0-1 Serbia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Serbia20
Serbia U-2170
Total90

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Chelsea21
Benfica211
Total232
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Benfica81
Total81
Last updated: 15/10/2014 01:38 CET
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