Indrek Siska

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Indrek Siska
Personal information
Full nameIndrek Siska
Date of birth (1984-05-14) 14 May 1984 (age 34)
Place of birth Estonia
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder, Forward
Club information
Current team
BSC Solothurn
National team
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2007– Estonia (beach soccer) 16 (28)

Indrek Siska (born on 14 May 1984) is an Estonian professional beach soccer midfielder and striker, who plays in Swiss club BSC Solothurn. [1]

Estonia Republic in Northern Europe

Estonia, officially the Republic of Estonia, is a country in Northern Europe. It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland with Finland on the other side, to the west by the Baltic Sea with Sweden on the other side, to the south by Latvia (343 km), and to the east by Lake Peipus and Russia (338.6 km). The territory of Estonia consists of a mainland and 2,222 islands in the Baltic Sea, covering a total area of 45,227 km2 (17,462 sq mi), water 2,839 km2 (1,096 sq mi), land area 42,388 km2 (16,366 sq mi), and is influenced by a humid continental climate. The official language of the country, Estonian, is the third most spoken Finno-Ugric language.

Forward (association football) Association Football position played near the opponents goal

Forwards are the players on an association football team who play nearest to the opposing team's goal, and are therefore most responsible for scoring goals.

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His previous club were Estonian Augur and Israeli Kfar Qasem BSC. [2]

Augur priest and official in the classical world, especially ancient Rome and Etruria

An augur was a priest and official in the classical Roman world. His main role was the practice of augury: Interpreting the will of the gods by studying the flight of birds – whether they were flying in groups or alone, what noises they made as they flew, direction of flight, and what kind of birds they were. This was known as "taking the auspices".

He is also the member of Estonia national beach soccer team. He is the team's top scorer with 28 goals in 16 games. [3]

The Estonia national beach soccer team represents Estonia in international beach soccer competitions and is controlled by the Estonian FA, the governing body for football in Estonia. The Estonia national football team played their first FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup qualifier in August 2007, losing 1–3 to Ukraine.

He was given a life-long ban in 2014 for match-fixing. [4]

Achievements

Beach soccer

Club

Estonian Cup
  • Winner 2010 [3]
Rannajalgpalli Meistriliiga [5]
  • Champion 2007, 2012 [6]
  • Runner-up 2008, 2009

National team

  • All-time top scorer (28 goals) [3]

Individual

  • Champions league top goal scorer 2008 [3]
  • Rannajalgpalli Meistriliiga top goalscorer 2008 [5]
  • Estonian best beach soccer player 2008 [5]
  • Rannajalgpalli Meistriliiga top goalscorer 2009 [5]
  • Rannajalgpalli Meistriliiga top goalscorer 2010 [5]
  • Rannajalgpalli Meistriliiga top goalscorer 2012 [6]
  • Estonian best beach soccer player 2012 [6]

Futsal

Club

Saalijalgpalli Meistriliiga
  • Champion 2008 [3]
  • Runner-up 2010 [3]

National team

  • Top goal scorer 2008 [3]

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References

Estonian Football Association sports governing body

The Estonian Football Association is the governing body of football, beach soccer and futsal in Estonia, established on 14 December 1921. It organizes the football league, including the championship which is called Meistriliiga, Estonian Cup and the Estonian national football team. It is based in Tallinn. EJL became a member of FIFA in 1923, but following Estonia's annexation by the Soviet Union it was disbanded. It became a member again in 1992 after Estonia reinstated its independence.