Date of birth: 23/12/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Hungary
Youth career: Újpest FC, Vasas FC (since 2020)
Current club: Vasas FC
Squad number: 66
Current national team: Hungary U-19
Position: defensive midfielder, central midfielder, attacking midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Jakub Moder
– long shots
– aerial duels
No significant weaknesses.
Style of play:
– hardworking central midfielder with good playmaking skills
– complete midfielder naturally adept in several positions and roles who is capable of aiding his team offensively as well as defensively
– player with very good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina, and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– intelligent player, who finds the space well between the lines
– good pace, coordination, and footwork for a player of his size
– midfielder that imposes himself on the pitch with his physicality, work rate, and determination
– extremely difficult to knock off the ball thanks to his size and technique
– above-average decision making/good feeling of when to speed up the play with progressive passes or runs and when to slow down to retain possession
– great tactical and spatial awareness
– good in combination play
– possesses good mid-range and long-range shooting skills
– able to make effective late runs into the opposite penalty box lurking for a chance to exploit his shooting skills
– determined in defensive phase with good anticipation sense to provide key interceptions and tackles
– tactically astute and technically capable of playing in various tactical systems
– good in the air
– set-piece specialist
– good leadership skills/potential captain and leader material
Sztojka with a very good move, first touch, and superb goal from distance.
Sztojka charges with the ball forward and makes a superb pass to the overlapping full-back.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-3-3.
League summary (as for 20 December 2021):
Nemzeti Bajnokság II 2021/2022 (ongoing): 7 games/1 goal (Vasas)
Dominik Sztojka joined Vasas youth academy from Újpest in 2020. He is considered to be one of the most talented teenagers in Hungary. He made his professional debut for Vasas on 1 August 2021 in the Hungarian Second Division game against FC Ajka. He scored his first goal just a month later against Szolnoki. He is also a regular youth international for Hungary and now he is one of the leaders of the U-19 team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
First team material in a top European club.