Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina/Germany
Date of birth: 25/03/1998 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Germany
Youth career: Hamburger SV, RB Leipzig (since 2014)
Current club: RB Leipzig
Squad number: —
Current national team: Bosnia and Herzegovina U-17
Position: winger, second striker, striker
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/1)
Contract until: 30.06.2017
Player’s agent: Sports United Sportmanagement
Similar type of player: Karim Benzema
– off the ball
– penalty kick taking
Style of play:
– number “9”
– complete striker
– killer instinct in front of goal
– counter attack threat
– one-on-one situation specialist
– aerial threat in the opposition box
– striker is at his best when he can get a good diagonal through ball
– likes sniff out opportunities in and around the box
– likes to try to beat offside trap
– ability to make good decisions quickly
He is best suited to playing as:
Striker in 4-4-2.
No senior team appearances yet.
Ermedin Demirović moved to RB Leipzig from HSV in 2014. Leipzig recently have a reputation for buying very talented young players, such as Federico Palacios Martinez, Lukas Klostermann or Davie Selke, who recently joined “Die Bullen”. Ermedin is a real goalscoring machine – he is one of the top goalscorers in the U17 Bundesliga this season. He is a German citizen and was raised in Germany, but he chose to represent his parent’s country, Bosnia. He is one of the most important players in the U17 Bosnia national team, which fields other great talents such as Zinedin Mustedanagić, Amar Suljić, Nikola Gavrić or Mirza Mustafić.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Country-scale star with top European club ambition.