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Matija Nastasic Biography

Matija Nastasić is a Serbian footballer who plays for Premier Leagueside Manchester City and the Serbia national football team. He plays as a centre back. He is known for his excellent passing range, speed, and composure. Matija Nastasić is a product of Partizan youth academy. Unable to find space in the Partizan first team setup, he was sent out on loan to Serbian second division side FK Teleoptik Zemun. Nastasić spent some time in the Fiorentina youth side, training with the first team on myany occassions. He made his Serie A debut on the 11th of September, 2011 in a 2-0 win against Bologna. He went on to make a further 25 appearances that season but one stood out more than any and it was during this performance that he announced himself to Italian and World football. Nastasić signed a 5 year contract with new club Manchester City, ending on 30 June 2017. He made his debut for the club on 18 September 2012, starting in a Champions League away fixture against Real Madrid in Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. He made his Premier League debut on 29 September in a 2–1 win against Fulham. His great form and impressive statistics won him the club's Player of the Month Award for November.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Matija Nastasić
Nationality Serbia
Position Defender
Last Club Manchester City
Shirt Number 33
Career
Clubs
Manchester City Aug 2012 - Jan 2015
ACF Fiorentina Jul 2011 - Aug 2012
FC Schalke 04 Jan 2015 - Jul 2015
FC Schalke 04 Jul 2015 - Present
FK Partizan Beograd Jun 2010 - Jan 2011
FK Teleoptik Zemun Jan 2011 - Jun 2011
National
Serbia Under 21 Aug 2011 - Mar 2014
Serbia Under 19 Aug 2009 - May 2011
Serbia Jan 2012 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester City
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2014/2015 Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
2013/2014 Premier League 13 1 0 4 0 1028
UEFA Champions League 4 0 0 0 0 360
FA Cup 2 0 0 1 0 180
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2012/2013 Premier League 21 0 0 1 0 1822
UEFA Champions League 5 0 0 0 0 450
FA Cup 3 0 0 1 0 270
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 120
Total 51 1 0 7 0 4410
ACF Fiorentina
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FC Schalke 04
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FC Schalke 04
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FK Partizan Beograd
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FK Teleoptik Zemun
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National
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Serbia Under 19
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2011 Romania UEFA U19 Championship 1 0 0 0 0 90
2010 France UEFA U19 Championship 1 0 0 0 0 90
Total 2 0 0 0 0 180
Serbia
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Serbia Under 21
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Matija Nastasic Latest News & Articles

Defender Nastasic extends contract with Schalke
Defender Nastasic extends contract with Schalke
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5 players who need to move to another club in January
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FIFA 15 : Best Manchester City team
FIFA 15 : Best Manchester City team
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10 players who should move out on loan on Transfer Deadline Day
10 players who should move out on loan on Transfer Deadline Day
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Rumour: Manchester City's Matija Nastasic in line for Juventus move, Arsenal set to miss out
Rumour: Manchester City's Matija Nastasic in line for Juventus move, Arsenal set to miss out
Rumour: Manchester City's Matija Nastasic in line for Juventus move, Arsenal set to miss out
Yugoslavia's 23-man squad if it was still one nation
Yugoslavia's 23-man squad if it was still one nation
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Rumour: Arsenal look to Manchester City's Matija Nastasic as cover for Thomas Vermaelen
Rumour: Arsenal look to Manchester City's Matija Nastasic as cover for Thomas Vermaelen
Rumour: Arsenal are reportedly looking to sign Manchester City's Matija Nastasic as cover for Thomas Vermaelen if he departs the Emirates.
Match Preview: Manchester United vs Manchester City
Match Preview: Manchester United vs Manchester City
Manchester United are set to host neighbours Manchester City at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.
Top 4 established EPL youngsters with a great future
Top 4 established EPL youngsters with a great future
Everyday scouts try to find a new, talented starlet, however there are many youngsters playing in the Premier League that had joined football’s elite by now. Sometimes we don’t realize when looking at a player, that he is still an U-21 footballer and has still a long future ahead. Here are the chosen top four […]The post Four Established Premier League Youngsters To Have A Great Future Including Liverpool And Chelsea Stars appeared first on SoccerSouls.
Five key stats from Week 19 in the Premier League
Five key stats from Week 19 in the Premier League
Historic victories, further managerial dismissals, dramatic comebacks, 30 goals and a haircut for one poor soul who had refused to trim his beautiful locks in over two-and-a-half years. It’s matchweek 19; the midpoint of the Premier League season!The post Five Key Stats From Week 19 In The Premier League. Featuring Europe’s Pass Masters. appeared first on Squawka News.
Young Player Of The Week – Matija Nastasic
Young Player Of The Week – Matija Nastasic
Manchester City are in the groove, having won three of their last four Premier League matches and have their 100% home record still intact after destroying Norwich City 7-0 on Saturday. Sergio Aguero, Yaya Toure and David Silva were all fantastic as Manuel Pellegrini’s men put the Canaries to the sword, but Matija Nastasic was [...]The post From Zero To Hero: Squawka Young Player Of The Week – Matija Nastasic appeared first on Squawka News.
Video: Manchester City 7-0 Norwich City
Video: Manchester City 7-0 Norwich City
Man City complete 90% of their passes in demolition of Norwich
Man City complete 90% of their passes in demolition of Norwich
Manchester City 7-0 Norwich Manchester City dealt Norwich a thorough hiding at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday, running out 7-0 winners in a match characterised by complete dominance from the hosts. The Citizens needed a fortuitous deflection off of Bra...
Manchester City-Norwich Statistical Preview
Manchester City-Norwich Statistical Preview
Manchester City have won all 4 of their league games at home this season and will be eager to keep up their impressive form in Manchester with the welcome of Norwich City. Sergio Agüero, who netted at the weekend, will be the key man to the Citizens,...
City mistake hands Chelsea three points
City mistake hands Chelsea three points
The game at the bridge which saw Chelsea take on Man City was full of action and ended with a very strange goal.… more »
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