Juraj Kucka

Date of birth26 February 1987
Place of birthBojnice
NationalitySlovak
Weight84 kg
Height1.86 m
PositionMidfielder

Juraj Kucka joined Watford in August 2021 with a two-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FK Železiarne Podbrezová 01 Jul 2006 01 Jan 2007
MFK Ružomberok 01 Jan 2007 01 Jan 2009
Sparta Praha 01 Jan 2009 01 Jan 2011
Genoa 01 Jan 2011 28 Aug 2015
AC Milan 28 Aug 2015 07 Jul 2017
Trabzonspor 07 Jul 2017 15 Jan 2019
Parma 15 Jan 2019 06 Aug 2021
Watford 06 Aug 2021

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2021-22 Watford Premier League 5
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
14 Aug 2021 Watford v Aston Villa W 3-2 Premier League
29 Aug 2021 Tottenham Hotspur v Watford L 1-0 Premier League
11 Sep 2021 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-2 Premier League
18 Sep 2021 Norwich City v Watford W 1-3 Premier League
25 Sep 2021 Watford v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Slovakia International Friendly
2
2009-10 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 2
1
1
2009-10 Slovakia International Friendly 2
1
2010-11 Slovakia International Friendly 2
2010-11 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 3
2
1
2011-12 Slovakia International Friendly 2
1
2011-12 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 3
1
2012-13 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 2
2
2012-13 Slovakia International Friendly 2
2013-14 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 2
1
2013-14 Slovakia International Friendly 2
1
2014-15 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 5
2
2
2015-16 Slovakia International Friendly 3
1
2015-16 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 8
4
2016-17 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 4
1
2
2017-18 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 2
1
2017-18 Slovakia International Friendly 2
2018-19 Slovakia International Friendly 2
2018-19 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 3
1
2
2018-19 Slovakia UEFA Nations League 3
1
2019-20 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 5
1
2020-21 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 3
2020-21 Slovakia International Friendly 1
2020-21 Slovakia UEFA European Championship 5
1
2020-21 Slovakia UEFA Nations League 4
1
3
2021-22 Slovakia FIFA World Cup 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
19 Nov 2008 Slovakia v Liechtenstein W 4-0 International Friendly
10 Feb 2009 Slovakia v Ukraine L 2-3 International Friendly
14 Nov 2009 Slovakia v USA W 1-0 International Friendly
17 Nov 2009 Slovakia v Chile L 1-2 International Friendly
29 May 2010 Slovakia v Cameroon D 1-1 International Friendly
15 Jun 2010 New Zealand v Slovakia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
24 Jun 2010 Slovakia v Italy W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
28 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Slovakia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
11 Aug 2010 Slovakia v Croatia D 1-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2010 Slovakia v North Macedonia W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
07 Sep 2010 Russia v Slovakia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
08 Oct 2010 Armenia v Slovakia L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
12 Oct 2010 Slovakia v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
09 Feb 2011 Luxembourg v Slovakia L 2-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2011 Slovakia v Andorra W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
10 Aug 2011 Austria v Slovakia W 1-2 International Friendly
02 Sep 2011 Republic of Ireland v Slovakia D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
07 Oct 2011 Slovakia v Russia L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
11 Oct 2011 North Macedonia v Slovakia D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
29 Feb 2012 Turkey v Slovakia W 1-2 International Friendly
26 May 2012 Poland v Slovakia L 1-0 International Friendly
15 Aug 2012 Denmark v Slovakia W 1-3 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Lithuania v Slovakia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
11 Sep 2012 Slovakia v Liechtenstein W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
16 Oct 2012 Slovakia v Greece L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
06 Feb 2013 Belgium v Slovakia L 2-1 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Slovakia v Lithuania D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
26 Mar 2013 Slovakia v Sweden D 0-0 International Friendly
14 Aug 2013 Romania v Slovakia D 1-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2013 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Slovakia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
10 Sep 2013 Slovakia v Bosnia and Herzegovina L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
11 Oct 2013 Greece v Slovakia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
15 Oct 2013 Latvia v Slovakia D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group G
15 Nov 2013 Poland v Slovakia W 0-2 International Friendly
08 Sep 2014 Ukraine v Slovakia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
09 Oct 2014 Slovakia v Spain W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
12 Oct 2014 Belarus v Slovakia W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
15 Nov 2014 North Macedonia v Slovakia W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
27 Mar 2015 Slovakia v Luxembourg W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
14 Jun 2015 Slovakia v North Macedonia W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
08 Sep 2015 Slovakia v Ukraine D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
09 Oct 2015 Slovakia v Belarus L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
12 Oct 2015 Luxembourg v Slovakia W 2-4 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group C
13 Nov 2015 Slovakia v Switzerland W 3-2 International Friendly
29 May 2016 Germany v Slovakia W 1-3 International Friendly
04 Jun 2016 Slovakia v Northern Ireland D 0-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2016 Wales v Slovakia L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
15 Jun 2016 Russia v Slovakia W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
20 Jun 2016 Slovakia v England D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
26 Jun 2016 Germany v Slovakia L 3-0 UEFA European Championship Finals - Round of 16
08 Oct 2016 Slovenia v Slovakia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
11 Oct 2016 Slovakia v Scotland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
11 Nov 2016 Slovakia v Lithuania W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
26 Mar 2017 Malta v Slovakia W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
01 Sep 2017 Slovakia v Slovenia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
05 Oct 2017 Scotland v Slovakia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
31 May 2018 Slovakia v Netherlands D 1-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2018 Morocco v Slovakia L 2-1 International Friendly
05 Sep 2018 Slovakia v Denmark W 3-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2018 Ukraine v Slovakia L 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
13 Oct 2018 Slovakia v Czech Republic L 1-2 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
16 Oct 2018 Sweden v Slovakia D 1-1 International Friendly
16 Nov 2018 Slovakia v Ukraine W 4-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
21 Mar 2019 Slovakia v Hungary W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
24 Mar 2019 Wales v Slovakia L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
11 Jun 2019 Azerbaijan v Slovakia W 1-5 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
06 Sep 2019 Slovakia v Croatia L 0-4 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
09 Sep 2019 Hungary v Slovakia W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
10 Oct 2019 Slovakia v Wales D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
16 Nov 2019 Croatia v Slovakia L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
19 Nov 2019 Slovakia v Azerbaijan W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group E
04 Sep 2020 Slovakia v Czech Republic L 1-3 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
07 Sep 2020 Israel v Slovakia D 1-1 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
08 Oct 2020 Slovakia v Republic of Ireland W 0-0 (4-2) UEFA European Championship Play-off semi-final Path B
11 Oct 2020 Scotland v Slovakia L 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
12 Nov 2020 Northern Ireland v Slovakia W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Play-off final Path B
15 Nov 2020 Slovakia v Scotland W 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
18 Nov 2020 Czech Republic v Slovakia L 2-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
24 Mar 2021 Cyprus v Slovakia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
27 Mar 2021 Slovakia v Malta D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
30 Mar 2021 Slovakia v Russia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
06 Jun 2021 Austria v Slovakia D 0-0 International Friendly
14 Jun 2021 Poland v Slovakia W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group E
18 Jun 2021 Sweden v Slovakia L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group E
23 Jun 2021 Slovakia v Spain L 0-5 UEFA European Championship Group E
01 Sep 2021 Slovenia v Slovakia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
04 Sep 2021 Slovakia v Croatia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group H


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.