Boris Sekulić

Boris Sekulić
Boris Sekulić
Boris Sekulić
Defender
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Real Name: Boris Sekulić
HT: 6' 2" WT: 161
International
Age: 28 (10/21/1991)
Hometown: Belgrade, DFR Yugoslavia

2020 (CHICAGO FIRE): Started and played 90 minutes for the sixth consecutive match in the 2-0 win against Atlanta United on Sept. 27 ... logged 90 minutes in the 4-0 win against the Houston Dynamo on Sept. 23 ... Registered 85 minutes in the 4-1 loss to Orlando City on Sept. 19 ... went the full 90 minutes against Columbus Crew SC on Sept. 12 ... Played 90 minutes in the 2-1 loss to the New England Revolution on Sept. 6 ... Went the full 90 minutes in the 0-0 tie with FC Cincinnati on Sept. 2 ... Played 84 minutes against NYCFC on Aug. 29 ... Recorded an assist and went the full 90 minutes in Chicago Fire FC's 3-0 win against FC Cincinnati on Aug. 25 ... Played the full 90 minutes against Columbus Crew on Aug. 20 ... Started all three Chicago Fire matches in the MLS is Back Tournament and went the full 90 minutes in the 2-0 loss against Vancouver Whitecaps FC on July 23 ... Started his second straight match for the Fire and recording 89 minutes in the 2-0 loss to the San Jose Earthquakes on July 19 ... Recorded his first start and went the full 90 minutes in his first match with the Chicago Fire FC in the 2-1 win against the Seattle Sounders FC in the MLS is Back Tournament.

How he joined the Club: Acquired via transfer from Górnik Zabrze on February 15, 2020.Sekulić, 28, joins the Fire with an extensive professional career, including 285 appearances across all competitions in Serbia, Slovakia, Bulgaria and, most recently, Poland.

The defender began his career playing for the youth academy at FK Zemun, before joining Grafičar Beograd on loan in 2009. Sekulić spent three seasons with Beograd (2009-2011), making 27 appearances for the club. Following his stint in Serbia, Sekulić spent eight years in Slovakia’s premier division, Slovak Super Liga, with Košice (2011-2015) and Slovan Bratislaca (2015-2018).

During his time in the Slovak Super Liga, the defender made 183 appearances and won the Slovak Cup in 2013-14, 2016-17 and 2017-18. In June 2018, Sekulić signed with Bulgarian First League side CSKA Sofia (2018-2019) and made 12 appearances.

In 2019, Sekulić transferred to the Ekstraklasa league and joined Górnik Zabrze, one of the most successful clubs in Polish football. In two seasons with club, Sekulić made 36 appearances (36 starts) and scored two goals.

At the international level, Sekulić has earned two caps for the Slovakia National Team. Sekulić obtained Slovak citizenship in August 2017. He featured in the 2018 King’s Cup, helping Slovakia win the annual international tournament.

Sekulić will join the Fire for preseason training camp in Los Angeles. He will occupy an international slot on Chicago’s 2020 roster.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2020Chicago Fire12120106816013220
Career Totals-12120106816013220
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