Oscar Gloukh

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Oscar Gloukh
Gloukh with RB Salzburg in 2023
Personal information
Date of birth (2004-04-01) 1 April 2004 (age 20)
Place of birth Rehovot, Israel
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)[1]
Position(s) Attacking midfielder,[2] advanced playmaker
Club information
Current team
Red Bull Salzburg
Number 30
Youth career
2009–2010 Maccabi Sha'arayim
2010–2022 Maccabi Tel Aviv
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2022–2023 Maccabi Tel Aviv 25 (7)
2023– Red Bull Salzburg 28 (4)
National team
2019–2020 Israel U16 7 (1)
2021 Israel U18 3 (1)
2021 Israel U19 16 (4)
2022– Israel U21 9 (0)
2022– Israel 8 (3)
Representing  Israel U-19
UEFA European Under-19 Championship
Runner-up 2022 Slovakia Team
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 November 2023
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 September 2022

Oscar Gloukh[3] (sometimes Gloch or Gluh,[4][5] Hebrew: אוסקר גלוך; born (2004-04-01)1 April 2004) is an Israeli professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder[2] for Austrian Bundesliga club RB Salzburg and the Israel national team.

Club career[change | change source]

He started his career in the youth teams of Maccabi Sha'arayim. At the age of 6 he moved to Maccabi Tel Aviv. Gloukh made his professional debut with Maccabi on 8 August 2021 at the 1-1 draw against Hapoel Jerusalem at the Israeli Toto Cup.[6]

On 11 April 2022 he also made his Israeli Premier League debut for the club at the 1-1 draw against Maccabi Haifa. There he scored his debut senior goal in the 28th minute.[7]

On 27 January 2023 Gloukh signed a contract with Austrian Bundesliga club Red Bull Salzburg. The contract runs till June 2027.[8] He made his debut on 26 February 2023 in a league match versus SV Ried.[9] Gloukh scored his first goal in a away victory versus SK Austria Klagenfurt on 2 April 2023.[10]

International career[change | change source]

Gloukh played for the Israel under-19 team since 2021. He was in the team when they qualified qualification to the 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship. He scored 4 goals and made 2 assists, including a goal in the final against England which ended in a 1–3 defeat after extra time. Gloukh was named as one of the championship's best performers by ESPN. At this tornament he was in UEFA's team of the tournament.,[11] and his goal in the final won the goal of the tournament.[12]

Gloukh also plays for the Israel under-21 team.. He made his debut on 2 June 2022,[13] The team was qualified for the 2023 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.

On 17 November 2022 he made his debut for the national team . He came in in the 59th minute in a friendly match against Zambia. On 20 November 2022 he was in the starting team versus Cyprus. Gloukh scored his first goal for the senior national team.

Honours[change | change source]

Red Bull Salzburg

Other websites[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. https://www.worldfootball.net/player_summary/oscar-gloukh/
  2. 2.0 2.1 "2022 Under-19 EURO Team of the Tournament". UEFA. 5 July 2022.
  3. "Oscar Gloukh - Israel - U19 EURO". UEFA.
  4. "ההתאחדות לכדורגל בישראל - Oscar Gloch". Israel Football Association.
  5. "Oscar Gluh Stats, News, Bio".
  6. "Maccabi Tel Aviv vs. Hapoel Jerusalem - 22 August 2021 - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com.
  7. "Maccabi Tel Aviv vs. Maccabi Haifa - 11 April 2022 - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com.
  8. "Oscar Gloukh moves to Salzburg". FC Red Bull Salzburg. 27 January 2023. Retrieved 27 January 2023.
  9. FC Salzburg Wiki
  10. Soccerway
  11. "2022 Under-19 EURO Team of the Tournament". UEFA.
  12. "Oscar Gloukh wins 2022 Under-19 EURO Goal of the Tournament". UEFA.
  13. "ההתאחדות לכדורגל בישראל - עמוד משחק". Israel Football Association.