Josip Ilicic


  • matches played 403
  • goals 132
  • assists 64
  • Last appearance (days ago) 81

These days, Josip Ilicic's team Atalanta Bergamasca comes fourth place in Serie A (Italy). Slovenian midfielder Josip Ilicic, who is currently under contract to Atalanta Bergamasca in Italy, joined the club July 5, 2017. With a height of 1.9m, he exceeds Atalanta Bergamasca's mean tallness by 4. In terms of preferred feet, he is a left footer, like 26% of Atalanta Bergamasca. Josip Ilicic had 44 match appearances this season. Having been born in 1988, on January 29, his age of 31 makes him junior to the average player of Atalanta Bergamasca.

He is enjoying a great Serie A 18/19 (Italy) season so far, netting 15 times (15.5% of his team's sum) and initializing 13 goals. This leads to roughly 0.3 assists and 0.34 scores per match in the resent season. One could say he translated to a slightly improved form compared to last year yielding a per-match-quota of 0.37 goals and 0.24 assists. Besides Josip Ilicic, there are nine more midfielders in Atalanta Bergamasca's lot: Remo Freuler, Marten de Roon, Andrea Colpani, Enrico Del Prato, Timothy Castagne, Matteo Pessina, Mario Pasalic, Dejan Kulusevski and Arkadiusz Reca.

Atalanta Bergamasca's jersey number 72 is Josip Ilicic. As for winning percentages, he won with Atalanta Bergamasca 60% of their home matches (70% in total) in Serie A. Atalanta Bergamasca enjoys a 3-game winning streak during the last 5 games of the current season. He also plays for Slovenia. Before joining Atalanta Bergamasca, Josip Ilicic was engaged in the squads of NK Maribor, NK IB Ljubljana, ACF Fiorentina and US Palermo. His longest stay in a team counts four years and a day in ACF Fiorentina (Italy).

His best season was Serie A 15/16 (Italy), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of goals. Josip Ilicic received 49 penalties throughout his entire career (of which 47 where yellow). This leads to an average of 1.44 cards per season. In the current playtime, he caught 4 yellow, 1 yellow-red and 1 red cards. He changed five clubs throughout his career as professional. Altogether, he was substituted in 90 and out 153 times. Currently, he left the pit more than he entered it which holds true for last season as well.

At 174.16lb, Josip Ilicic carries 3lb more than the average Atalanta Bergamasca player. His shortest spell with a club was just 31 days in NK Maribor (Slovenia). He reached the 361 appearances milestone as a professionl, the last one being 15 days ago.

(Last edited May 11, 2019)