Benjamin Šeško

Benjamin Šeško

Country: Slovenia

Date of birth: 31/05/2003 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Radece (Slovenia)

Height: 194cm

Youth career: NK Domžale, NK Krško, RB Salzburg (since 2019)

Current club: RB Salzburg

Squad number: 30

Current national team: Slovenia

Position: centre-forward

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 1.500.000 €

Tournaments participated in: 2019 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2022

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Erling Haaland

Strengths:

– pace 

– finishing 

– instinct 

– off the ball movement 

– heading 

– link-up play 

– athleticism 

– technique 

– ball control 

– ambidexterity 

Weaknesses:

No significant weaknesses.

Style of play:

– target man/complete forward

– tall player with very good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations

– powerful and determined forward with killer-instinct, interesting technique on the ball and cleverness at his off-the-ball movements

– decent agility and coordination for a player of his size

– incredible pace for such a tall player

– generates many flick-ons and passes into the channels for his teammates to utilize

– killer instinct and off the ball movement in the final third

– clinical finisher capable on both feet

– capable of holding up the ball for teammates to provide them with assists when playing with his back to goal/good ability to connect with midfield

– likes to attack from the left wing, cut inside and create himself a decent opportunity to score from

– great sense of positioning while receiving through balls

– equally useful in combinational and counterattacking style

– knows how to use his body to shield the ball from defenders thanks to his technique, strength and ball control

– able to sniff out a goal in any situation

– often moves deep into midfield and drawing defenders with him, in order to create and exploit spaces for his teammates

– aerial threat in the opposition box

– indirect set-piece threat

– good ambidexterity when using his left weaker foot

– accurate penalty taker

Šeško receives a through ball, outpaces his opponents, dribbles past goalkeeper and scores.
Šeško attacks from the left wing, cuts inside and scores with a brilliant finish.

He is best suited to playing as:

Centre-forward in 4-3-3.

Video:

Achievements:

2. Liga 2020/2021 runner-up with Liefering.

Austrian Bundesliga 2020/2021 winner with RB Salzburg.

League summary (as for 26 May 2021):

2. Liga 2019/2020: 15 games/1 goal (Liefering)

2. Liga 2020/2021: 29 games/21 goals (Liefering)

Austrian Bundesliga 2020/2021: 1 game/0 goals (Salzburg)

Description:

Benjamin Šeško is a youth product of NK Krško and NK Domžale. On 3 June 2019, he joined FC Red Bull Salzburg for 3 years and moved to their affiliate club FC Liefering. He made his debut for Salzburg on 30 January 2021 in a 3–0 Austrian Bundesliga win over Hartberg. He finished the 2020/2021 season as 2. Liga second top scorer with 21 goals in 29 games for Liefering. He represented Slovenia at U-15, U-16 and U-17 levels. In May 2021, he received his first senior international call-up.

Quotes:

Football Talent Scout potential rating:

10/10 

World-class potential.

Links:

Transfermarkt

Soccerway

2 responses to “Benjamin Šeško

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  2. Dibba Al-Hisn Sports Club, United Arab Emirates is open once again for “Football Trials & Possible Signing” of foreign players.
    Contact us with below WhatsApp Number or Email address for your “Trial Application Form”….
    WhatsApp: +971522927012….Email: agent@dibbaalhisnsc.com

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