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Emir Spahic Biography

Emir Spahic is a Bosnian football central defender playing for Anzhi Makhachkala on loan from Sevilla FC and captains the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. He is naturally left footed but can play with either foot very well. On 24 June 2009, Spahic announced that he will join the newly promoted Montpellier squad for the 2009-10 Ligue 1 season. On his league debut against Paris Saint-Germain, he scored a header in the 94th minute for a 1-1 draw, which earned a point for the newly promoted club. On 4 July 2011, Spahic agreed a transfer with Sevilla for 2 million euros. He will stay at the Andalusian club until July 2014. Spahic scored his first goal for Sevilla on 5 January 2013 in a 1-0 victory against Osasuna. On 26 February 2013, Spahic left Sevilla and was loaned to Anzhi Makhachkala. He scored his first goal for the club on 14 April 2013 against Volga Nizhny Novgorod. Spahic is the captain of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. On 7 June 2003, he made his debut as a substitute against Romania at Stadionul Ion Oblemenco in Craiova.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Emir Spahić
Nationality Bosnia and Herzegovina
Position Defender
Last Club Montpellier HSC
Shirt Number 5
Career
Clubs
Montpellier HSC Aug 2009 - Jul 2011
Hamburger SV Jul 2015 - Jan 2017
Bayer 04 Leverkusen Jul 2013 - Apr 2015
Sevilla Jul 2011 - Feb 2013
FK Lokomotiv Moskva Mar 2006 - Aug 2009
FK Torpedo Moskva Aug 2005 - Jun 2006
FK Shinnik Yaroslavl Aug 2004 - Jun 2005
NK Zagreb Aug 2001 - Jun 2004
FK Anzhi Makhachkala Feb 2013 - Jun 2013
National
Bosnia-Herzegovina Jan 2002 - Jan 2017
Stats
Clubs
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Montpellier HSC
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2010/2011 Ligue 1 23 1 1 8 2 1974
UEFA Europa League 2 0 0 1 0 210
Coupe de la Ligue 1 0 0 0 0 90
2009/2010 Ligue 1 34 2 3 9 4 3005
Total 60 3 4 18 6 5279
Hamburger SV
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Bayer 04 Leverkusen
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Sevilla
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FK Lokomotiv Moskva
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FK Torpedo Moskva
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FK Shinnik Yaroslavl
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FK Anzhi Makhachkala
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National
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Bosnia-Herzegovina
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 4 2 0 1 0 340
2016 France EC Qualification 9 0 0 3 0 732
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 10 0 1 0 0 900
World Cup 3 0 0 1 0 270
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 11 1 0 4 0 990
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 10 1 0 2 0 847
2008 Austria/Switzerland EC Qualification 3 0 0 3 2 218
2006 Germany WC Qualification Europe 8 0 0 3 0 720
2004 Portugal EC Qualification 4 0 0 1 0 244
Total 62 4 1 18 2 5261

Emir Spahic Latest News & Articles

Germany beaten, Spain, Italy and Portugal win in Euro warm-ups
Germany beaten, Spain, Italy and Portugal win in Euro warm-ups
Champions League Team of the Season for 2014/15 based on stats
Champions League Team of the Season for 2014/15 based on stats
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Leverkusen's Emir Spahic handed three-month ban for brawl
Leverkusen's Emir Spahic handed three-month ban for brawl
Former Leverkusen defender Emir Spahic has been banned for three months and fined 20,000 euros by the German Football Association (DFB) for his brawl with the club's stewards.
Bayer Leverkusen end contract with Emir Spahic following his brawl with club stewards
Bayer Leverkusen end contract with Emir Spahic following his brawl with club stewards
Bayer Leverkusen have cancelled the contract of Emir Spahic after he brawled with the club's stewards.
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The 10 best players in each position in 2015
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Bayern Munich, Wolfsburg march on in Bundesliga
Bayern Munich, Wolfsburg march on in Bundesliga
While relentless Bayern Munich inflicted a heavy 8-0 defeat on Hamburg, Wolfsburg reaped a hard-earned 5-4 win against Leverkusen in the 21st round of Bundesliga.
Bayer Leverkusen defender Emir Spahic signs new deal
Bayer Leverkusen defender Emir Spahic signs new deal
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5 teams who could make their European Championship debut in UEFA Euro 2016
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Bosnia and Herzegovina's Greatest XI
Bosnia and Herzegovina's Greatest XI
Bosnia and Herzegovina's Greatest XI
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Bosnia and Herzegovina: More than a one-man team
Bosnia and Herzegovina are more than a one man team.
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Manchester United humble Bayer Leverkusen in Champions League
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Bayer 04 Leverkusen show impressive form on opening day of Bundesliga
Bayer 04 Leverkusen show impressive form on opening day of Bundesliga
Spahic swaps Sevilla for Leverkusen
Spahic swaps Sevilla for Leverkusen
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