Matej Rakovan Player Profile


  • Full Name: Matej Rakovan
  • Born: March 14th, 1990
  • Height: 6' 5 1?2
  • Position: Goalkeeper
  • Signed: June 20th, 2018
  • First Manager: Csaba Laszlo
  • Career Totals: 11 appearances
  • Also Played For: Liptovský Mikuláš, MFK Karviná, Slavia Prague, Vysocina Jihlava, Žilina


Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
2018-19 10 (1) 11 0 1 0 8 (1) 0 2 0
Totals: 10 (1) 0 8 (1) 0 2 (0) 0

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
Dec 8th, 2018 08/12/18 Championship vs. Morton (A) 1 - 1
Sep 29th, 2018 29/09/18 Championship vs. Ross County (H) 1 - 5
Sep 22nd, 2018 22/09/18 Championship vs. Falkirk (A) 2 - 0
Sep 15th, 2018 15/09/18 Championship vs. Morton (H) 1 - 1
Sep 1st, 2018 01/09/18 Championship vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 1 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Dec 8th, 2018 08/12/18 Championship vs. Morton (A) 1 - 1
Nov 30th, 2018 30/11/18 Championship vs. Ayr Utd (H) 0 - 5 (sub)
Sep 29th, 2018 29/09/18 Championship vs. Ross County (H) 1 - 5
Sep 22nd, 2018 22/09/18 Championship vs. Falkirk (A) 2 - 0
Sep 15th, 2018 15/09/18 Championship vs. Morton (H) 1 - 1
Sep 1st, 2018 01/09/18 Championship vs. Alloa Athletic (A) 1 - 1
Aug 25th, 2018 25/08/18 Championship vs. Partick Th (H) 3 - 1
Aug 11th, 2018 11/08/18 Championship vs. QOS (A) 2 - 1
Aug 4th, 2018 04/08/18 Championship vs. Dunfermline (H) 2 - 3
Jul 21st, 2018 21/07/18 Group A - North vs. Alloa Athletic (H) 1 - 1
Jul 17th, 2018 17/07/18 Group A - North vs. Ross County (A) 0 - 1


Competition History


Comp
LGE 8 (1) 0 1 0
LC 2 0 0 0
Totals: 10 (1) 0

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals


Biography


Matej started his professional career with his Slovak hometown Superliga side MŠK Žilina and, following a loan spell with Liptovsky Mikulas, he had further laon spells at Czech top flight outfits Karviná, and Slavia Prague, joining the latter in 2013 on a permenant deal. After five seasons, he subsequently signed for Vysocina Jihlava in 2016 where he played over 30 matches during the 2017-18 season. He has also represented his country at U-21 level.

Upon the expiry of his Jihlava contract, he joined United on a two year deal in June 2018, signing on the same day as fellow goalkeeper Ben Siegrist.

Last updated on Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 by N Harkiss.

Squad Numbers


34

Season:
2018-19





Debut

July 17th, 2018
Ross County 1 - 0 Dundee United

League Cup (Group A - North)


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Matej was born on this date


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Non-Competitive Appearance (Friendly)

    Brechin City 0 - 2 Dundee United
    Friendly

    The shiny, new Dundee United got their summer action off to a promising start with this friendly win over Brechin at Glebe Park.A classy individual goal from Fraser Aird gave the Tangerines th


  • First Team Debut

    Ross County 1 - 0 Dundee United
    League Cup (Group A - North)

    United’s Betfred Cup campaign was over almost before it started after a 1-0 defeat against Ross County in Dingwall. The game was more eventful than the scoreline suggested, in which United did not cre


  • League Debut

    Dundee United 2 - 3 Dunfermline
    League (Championship)

    United's first league game of the 2018/19 season ended in defeat as they lost to Dunfermline Athletic for the first time since August 2011.Csaba Laszlo made three changes from the previous wee


  • Last Appearance

    Morton 1 - 1 Dundee United
    League (Championship)

    A late error from Dundee United goalkeeper Matej Rakovan meant that the Terrors had to settle for a point in a 1-1 draw with Morton at Cappielow.Off the back of United’s humiliating 5-0 defeat