Erik Jirka


  • matches played 112
  • goals 16
  • assists 9
  • Last appearance (days ago) 14

Stunning 75% of FK Red Star Belgrade's football players are right footers and so is Erik Jirka. Erik Jirka is a male midfielder from Slovakia, who has been playing for FK Red Star Belgrade in Serbia since January 1, 2019. He is currently fourth in group C of UEFA Champions League and first in group Championship Round of Superliga (Serbia) with his team FK Red Star Belgrade. Having been born in 1997, on September 19, his age of 21 makes him junior to the average player of FK Red Star Belgrade.

Standing 1.82 meter high, Erik Jirka is as tall as his team's mean height. Until now, he has been present in 34 games. This season he scored one and assisted four goals which is 20% of all of FK Red Star Belgrade's goals in UEFA Champions League 18/19. On average, he initialized 0.12 and hit the net 0.03 times per match this season which is a worse performance than last year's. Back then 0.21 goals and 0.03 assists per match have been achieved.

On the whole, Erik Jirka joined the pitch 34 times and left it 33 times after the start of the match. In the present term, he played less games from match start. He managed to attract a lot of good feedback after his performance at FC Spartak Trnava, the team he was subjected to before joining FK Red Star Belgrade. He received the jersey number 36 at FK Red Star Belgrade. Erik Jirka's best season was Superliga 16/17 (Slovakia), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of both goals, forward passes and match presencegoalsforward passesmatch presence.

He changed three clubs throughout his career as professional. Besides FK Red Star Belgrade, Erik Jirka is at Slovakia's command, too. Throughout his professional career, he participated in 103 games, the last appearance being two days ago. Merely five times a card was given to him in his tenure. The briefest time Erik Jirka's spent on a team counts four months in his present club. He is playing as midfielder in FK Red Star Belgrade together with Milan Jevtovic, Nenad Milijas, Goran Causic, Veljko Simic, Mirko Ivanic, Dusan Jovancic, Branko Jovicic, Milos Vulic, Lorenzo Ebecilio and Marko Marin.

As for winning percentages, he won with FK Red Star Belgrade 33% of their home matches (17% in total) in UEFA Champions League and 100% of their home matches (83% in total) in Superliga. FK Red Star Belgrade enjoys a 4-game winning streak during the last 5 games of the current season. Considering he weighs around 160.94lb, Erik Jirka is approximately 3lb lighter than the average player of FK Red Star Belgrade. His longest stay in a team counts four years and 11 months in FC Spartak Trnava B (Slovakia).

(Last edited May 12, 2019)

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