Matija Sarkić

Date of birth23 July 1997
Place of birthGrimsby, England
NationalityMontenegran
Weight76 kg
Height1.92 m
PositionGoalkeeper

Matija Šarkić was selected on Aston Villa's subs bench for the first time on 3 December 2016 in a League Championship game at Leeds United.

His Villa contract was extended to June 2020 in April 2017.

He joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in July 2020 with a three-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Anderlecht 01 Jul 2014 01 Sep 2015
Aston Villa 01 Sep 2015 30 Jun 2020
Wigan Athletic 31 Aug 2017 08 Jan 2018 L
Stratford Town 20 Dec 2018 13 Jan 2019 L
Havant and Waterlooville 26 Mar 2019 29 Mar 2019 L
Livingston 26 Jun 2019 03 Jan 2020 L
Wolverhampton Wanderers 27 Jul 2020
Shrewsbury Town 02 Sep 2020 31 May 2021 L
Birmingham City 26 Jul 2021 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2017-18 Wigan Athletic FA Cup 2 3
2017-18 Wigan Athletic Football League Trophy 1 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
24 Oct 2017 Wigan Athletic v Middlesbrough W 4-1 Football League Trophy Group B – North
04 Nov 2017 Wigan Athletic v Crawley Town W 2-1 FA Cup 1st round
12 Dec 2017 Wigan Athletic v AFC Fylde W 3-2 FA Cup 2nd round replay


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
2019-20 Montenegro International Friendly 1 1
2021-22 Montenegro FIFA World Cup 1 4


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 2019 Montenegro v Belarus W 2-0 International Friendly
04 Sep 2021 Netherlands v Montenegro L 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group G


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