Celje is home to a teenager who’s hot in the u17 league and could hardly be hotter: Alban Veselaj has scored nine goals in the last five rounds
Source of photo: NK Celje
Alban Veselaj was already a promising player when he was still wearing a Maribor jersey. Therefore, when he crossed over into the Celje, many were convinced that the vijolični had made a mistake by not keeping him at Ljudski vrt. It’s too early to say what the future holds for the young man, but the fact is that he is back in really great shape at the moment.
Alban Veselaj has scored nine goals in the last five rounds of the u17 league and moved into second place in the top scorers’ list.The 16-year-old has scored 12 times in 13 matches, while only Arman Durmisi from Koper has scored more goals (18).
The Cologne teenager also shone in the last 12 match. round of the Cadet League, where Šenčur and Celje played in front of 140 spectators. The visitors achieved their tenth win of the season and are currently leading the competition (Olimpija have three points less), while Alban Veselaj scored a hat-trick for Gorenjska in a 3:1 victory. It is interesting to note that all four goals came in the second half. V 50. Alban Veselaj scored to give Celje the lead 11 minutes later, and Bor Bergant equalised 11 minutes later, scoring from the white spot. The Celje goal scorer then came on the scene in 72. and 86. one minute in and the game was decided.
Celje’s older boys are doing worse, only ninth in the standings. This time they lost 1:3 in Gorenjska after Alan Lemeš (2) and Enej Abruč scored for the home team. The only goal for Celje was scored by Aleksandar Lev Čanković Peternelj. Šenčur jumped to 11th with the win. Maribor is leading the U15 league with 13 matches 13 wins.
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