Tomasz Zahorski

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Tomasz Zahorski
Personal information
Full nameTomasz Zahorski
Date of birth (1984-11-22) November 22, 1984 (age 35)
Place of birth Barczewo, Poland
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position(s) Forward
Senior career*
Pisa Barczewo
Stomil Olsztyn
2003 Tęcza Biskupiec
2004 Pisa Barczewo
2004–2005 OKS 1945 Olsztyn
2006 Dyskobolia Grodzisk 17 (2)
2007 Górnik Łęczna 13 (4)
2007–2011 Górnik Zabrze 109 (26)
2012 MSV Duisburg 4 (0)
2012 Jagiellonia Białystok 4 (0)
2013 Górnik Zabrze 8 (1)
2013–2014 San Antonio Scorpions 33 (15)
2015 Charlotte Independence 17 (3)
2016 GKS Katowice 9 (2)
2016–2018 Stomil Olsztyn 26 (0)
National team
2007–2009 Poland 13 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tomasz Zahorski (Polish pronunciation:  [ˈtɔmaʐ zaˈhɔrski] ; born November 22, 1984) is a former Polish footballer. [1] [2]


Club career

Born in Barczewo, Zahorski began his career playing for local club Pisa Barczewo, from where he moved to OKS 1945 Olsztyn. Later, he played for Tecza Biskupiec and again for Pisa. In the 2004–05 season, he moved to OKS 1945 Olsztyn, where he played for until the fall of 2005. In the spring of the 2005–06 season, he began playing in the Orange Ekstraklasa for Dyskobolia Grodzisk Wielkopolski. There he made his debut on in the Ekstraklasa on March 4 against Wisła Kraków, in which Groclin lost 2–1, while Zahorski scored in the 85th minute. In the 2006–2007 spring season, he was loaned to Górnik Łęczna. From there, he moved to Górnik Zabrze. Since joining, he has played for them in over 60 matches, where he has scored 16 goals. In the Polish Cup, he has played in 7 matches scoring 9 goals. Whilst he has played 8 times in the League Cup scoring four goals.

Górnik Zabrze

On June 14, 2007, Zahorski signed a contract with Górnik Zabrze. The club spent 800,000 zloty on acquiring him. He was called up to the Polish National Football Team by Leo Beenhakker. After earning a few caps for the international team, Zahorski began to score more goals regularly in the Orange Ekstraklasa. At the end of the 2007–08 season, he scored 10 goals. During the Silesian Derby on March 2, 2008, Zahorski scored a goal. After four and a half years, Zahorski left Zabrze, to move to German 2. Bundesliga club MSV Duisburg.


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