Player Details

Name

Haris Medunjanin

Height

6' 3"

Weight

185 lbs

Date of Birth

3.8.1985 (36)

Birthplace

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Position

Midfielder

Position Detail

Central Midfielder

Preferred Side

Centre

Footedness

Left
2020 MLS Regular Season
2020 MLS Regular Season

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Career Summary

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on December 5, 2019. Selected in End-of-Year Waivers Process. Contract option exercised Nov. 9, 2020

The former Bosnian international has been a regular starter since joining MLS, an integral string-puller in midfield. He'll continue to do that in his second season with FC Cincinnati after his contract option was exercised.

INTERNATIONAL: At the international level Medunjanin earned 60 caps for the Bosnian national team while recording eight goals. In the UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying campaign, he contributed with three goals against Albania, Belarus, and Luxembourg. The midfielder led Bosnia to the second place in their group.

OUTSIDE MLS: The veteran midfielder started his professional career with AZ Alkmaar. Medunjanin recorded four goals in 25 appearances for his first club. After his stint with AZ, Medunjanin spent time with Sparta Rotterdam on loan and then traveled to Valladolid of La Liga. After appearing in La Liga, Medunjanin appeared for Maccabi Tel Aviv of the Israel Premier League for two stints. Afterwards the midfielder appeared for Gaziantepspor of the Super Lig on loan, and then signed for the club the following season. After spending time with Deportivo La Coruña, Medunjanin returned to Maccabi where he made 56 appearances in all competitions scoring six goals.

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