Damir Kreilach

Damir Kreilach
Damir Kreilach
Damir Kreilach
Midfielder
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Real Name: Damir Kreilach
HT: 6' 1" WT: 174
International
Age: 30 (04/16/1989)
Birthplace: Vukovar, Croatia
Hometown: Vukovar, Croatia

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed using Targeted Allocation Money on Feb. 7, 2018.

PRONUNCIATION: DAMM-i-ear CRY-letch

Kreilach showed his versatility in his first year with Real Salt Lake, playing as a No. 10, a box-to-box midfielder and even as a false No. 9 in a season that saw him score 15 goals and add nine assists in 34 starts.

INTERNATIONAL: Kreilach appeared for the Croatian U-19 and U-21 National Teams in 2008 and 2010, respectively.

OUTSIDE MLS: Kreilach made his final appearance for Union Berlin on Feb. 5, logging 71 minutes in a 1-1 draw against Arminia Bielefeld. He played the last five seasons for Union Berlin in the German second division, scoring 33 goals in 147 matches, highlighted by a 12-goal season in 32 matches in 2015-16. He has two goals in 16 matches this season. Prior to his move to Germany, he played for Rijeka in the Croatian first division, making his debut at 18 years old in the 2007-08 season, playing 128 matches in six seasons while scoring 19 goals. He was the club’s top goalscorer in the 2011-12 season with nine goals.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2019Real Salt Lake32326266655915311161
2018Real Salt Lake333112278486727391550
Career Totals-656318545013126427026111
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