Marko Simeunovic

Date of birth06 December 1967
Place of birthMaribor
NationalitySlovene
Weight82 kg
Height1.90 m
PositionGoalkeeper

The oldest member of the squad he began at club level with Olimpija Ljubljana making his making his international debut in June 1991 against Croatia. He enjoyed domestic success with Olimpija in the early 1990s but has since regularly moved clubs, with spells in Yugoslavia for Red Star Belgrade and Napredak Krusevac in 1995 then Maribor between 1996 to1998 and then in Turkey for Sekerspor between 1998 and 1999. He could not win a regular starting place in the international side until 1998 and was a member of the 2000 European Championship squad but was forced to miss out with injury. He is now backing in Slovenia with Maribor for whom he signed in 1999 and he was a regular in the team that won the league title in 2000-01. An agile keeper who organises his defence well his only fault is an inability to deal with crosses. He will start if fit.

Appearances in World Cup qualification: 10.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2000-01 NK Maribor UEFA Champions League 2 1 2
2001-02 NK Maribor UEFA Champions League 2 6


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
26 Jul 2000 Zimbru Chisinau v NK Maribor L 2-0 UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
02 Aug 2000 NK Maribor v Zimbru Chisinau W 1-0
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
25 Jul 2001 NK Maribor v Rangers L 0-3 UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
01 Aug 2001 Rangers v NK Maribor L 3-1
Agg: 6-1
UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg


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 Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1990-91 Slovenia International Friendly 1 1
1991-92 Slovenia International Friendly 1 1
1992-93 Slovenia International Friendly 2 1 1
1993-94 Slovenia International Friendly 2 6
1993-94 Slovenia Rothmans Tournament 2 2
1994-95 Slovenia UEFA European Championship 1 1
1997-98 Slovenia Cyprus Tournament 1 2
1997-98 Slovenia International Friendly 2 5
1998-99 Slovenia International Friendly 2 4
1998-99 Slovenia UEFA European Championship 6 2 6
1999-00 Slovenia International Friendly
1
1999-00 Slovenia Oman Tournament
1
1999-00 Slovenia Tournoi Oman 1 1
1999-00 Slovenia UEFA European Championship 3 8
2000-01 Slovenia FIFA World Cup 5 2 4
2000-01 Slovenia International Friendly 3 1 5
2001-02 Slovenia Carlsberg Cup 2 5
2001-02 Slovenia FIFA World Cup 7 1 8
2001-02 Slovenia International Friendly 3
1
2
2002-03 Slovenia International Friendly 1 5
2002-03 Slovenia UEFA European Championship 5 1 6
2003-04 Slovenia International Friendly 3 4
2003-04 Slovenia UEFA European Championship 3 5


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 Jun 1991 Slovenia v Croatia L 0-1 International Friendly
03 Jun 1992 Estonia v Slovenia D 1-1 International Friendly
18 Nov 1992 Cyprus v Slovenia D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Apr 1993 Slovenia v Estonia W 2-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 1993 Slovenia v FYR Macedonia L 1-4 International Friendly
08 Feb 1994 Slovenia v Georgia W 1-0 ROTHMANS TOURNAMENT
12 Feb 1994 Malta v Slovenia W 0-1 ROTHMANS TOURNAMENT
23 Mar 1994 FYR Macedonia v Slovenia L 2-0 International Friendly
07 Sep 1994 Slovenia v Italy D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
05 Feb 1998 Slovenia v Iceland W 3-2 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Group B
25 Mar 1998 Poland v Slovenia L 2-0 International Friendly
22 Apr 1998 Slovenia v Czech Republic L 1-3 International Friendly
19 Aug 1998 Hungary v Slovenia L 2-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 1998 Greece v Slovenia D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
10 Oct 1998 Slovenia v Norway L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
14 Oct 1998 Slovenia v Latvia W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
06 Feb 1999 Switzerland v Slovenia L 2-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 1999 Georgia v Slovenia D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 2
05 Jun 1999 Latvia v Slovenia W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
09 Jun 1999 Albania v Slovenia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 2
04 Sep 1999 Slovenia v Georgia W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 2
08 Sep 1999 Norway v Slovenia L 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
09 Oct 1999 Slovenia v Greece L 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 2
19 Feb 2000 United Arab Emirates v Slovenia D 1-1 TOURNOI OMAN
23 Feb 2000 Oman v Slovenia W 0-4 OMAN TOURN
03 Jun 2000 Slovenia v Saudi Arabia W 2-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 2000 Czech Republic v Slovenia W 0-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2000 Faroe Islands v Slovenia D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
28 Feb 2001 Slovenia v Uruguay L 0-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2001 Russia v Slovenia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
28 Mar 2001 Slovenia v Yugoslavia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
25 Apr 2001 Denmark v Slovenia L 3-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2001 Slovenia v Luxembourg W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
06 Jun 2001 Switzerland v Slovenia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
15 Aug 2001 Slovenia v Romania D 2-2 International Friendly
01 Sep 2001 Slovenia v Russia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
05 Sep 2001 Yugoslavia v Slovenia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
06 Oct 2001 Slovenia v Faroe Islands W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
10 Nov 2001 Slovenia v Romania W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe play-off
14 Nov 2001 Romania v Slovenia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe play-off
12 Feb 2002 Slovenia v Honduras L 1-5 CARLSBERG CUP
15 Feb 2002 China PR v Slovenia D 0-0 CARLSBERG CUP 3rd place
27 Mar 2002 Croatia v Slovenia D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Slovenia v Tunisia W 1-0 International Friendly
17 May 2002 Slovenia v Ghana W 2-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2002 Spain v Slovenia L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
08 Jun 2002 South Africa v Slovenia L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
07 Sep 2002 Slovenia v Malta W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
12 Oct 2002 France v Slovenia L 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
12 Feb 2003 Slovenia v Switzerland L 1-5 International Friendly
02 Apr 2003 Slovenia v Cyprus W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
30 Apr 2003 Malta v Slovenia W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group 1
07 Jun 2003 Israel v Slovenia D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
20 Aug 2003 Slovenia v Hungary W 2-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 Slovenia v Israel W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
10 Sep 2003 Slovenia v France L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
11 Oct 2003 Cyprus v Slovenia D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
18 Feb 2004 Poland v Slovenia L 2-0 International Friendly
31 Mar 2004 Slovenia v Latvia L 0-1 International Friendly


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