Ajdin Hrustic, an Australian professional footballer currently plays in the position of attacking midfielder for Serie A club, Hellas Verona, and the Australia national team. His shirt number for his current team and the national team is #10. Previously, the footballer has played for the team’s Jong FC Groningen (2016-2018), Groningen (2016-2020), Eintracht Frankfurt (2020-2022), and several clubs during his youth time before Ajdin joined Hellas Verona in 2022. He has represented Australia’s senior team since 2017 and has even represented the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier and 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar.
What is Ajdin Hrustic Famous For?
- Ajdin Hrustic is a professional footballer who plays in the attacking midfielder position.
- Ajdin is famous for playing with the Serie A club, Hellas Verona, and the Australia national team.
Where is Ajdin Hrustic From?
Ajdin Hrustic was born on July 5, 1996, making him present age of 26 at the time of writing. His place of birth is in Dandenong, Victoria, Australia. He holds Australian nationality and belongs to Mixed ethnicity as he has Bosnian heritage from his father’s side and Romanian heritage from his mother’s side. Leo is his zodiac sign as per his birth date and he follows the Christianity religion. He has not shared the details regarding his parents with the media. He was a very talented kid since his childhood.
Ajdin Hrustic Football Career
Ajdin Hrustic initially started playing youth football with Heatherton United (2004-2007), South Melbourne (2007-2009), Sandringham (2009-2010), Nottingham Forest (2010-2011), Austria Wien (2011-2012), and Schalke 04 (2012-2014), and Groningen (2014-2016) before moving to FC Groningen, where he made his professional debut in 2017.
- Hrustic, in June 2015, signed a three-year contract with the club, FC Groningen, his first senior professional deal. He then made his competitive debut for the club as a substitute in a draw against AZ Alkmaar on 2 April 2017.
- His first goal for the team came two weeks later, in a 5–1 win over PEC Zwolle.
- Hrustic then signed a contract with German Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt on September 28, 2010, and was assigned shirt number #7. He made his debut game on 19 December 2020 in a 2–0 victory against FC Augsburg.
- For the club, Hrustic scored his debut goal against Mainz 05 on May 9, 2021. On 18 May 2022, he became the first Australian player to win the UEFA Europa League in its history, after Eintracht Frankfurt won over Scottish opponent Rangers in 2022 final. In the penalty shootout, he converted his team’s second penalty of the shootout.
On 1st September 2022, the attacking midfielder, Hrustic signed a four-year contract with Hellas Verona in Italy.
Ajdin Hrustic International career
- Hrustic was eligible to represent Bosnia and Herzegovina and Romania internationally. He was initially contacted by the Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina in May 2017, but he rejected the offer and expressed his wish to represent the Socceroos.
- After then, Ajdin was called up to an Australian under-23 development squad in March 2017. On 22nd May 2017, he was named in the Australian national side’s 30-man preliminary squad for the month of June, including the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, a friendly against Brazil, and a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Saudi Arabia. The rising footballer was then retained in the final 23-man squad and he made his Socceroos debut on the losing side of a 4–0 friendly against Brazil.
- On 4th June 2021, the player scored his first goal for Australia against Kuwait in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying match from a 30-odd-meter free-kick. His second goal also came off a free-kick bouncing off the crossbar to go in underneath the goal against Japan in 2021.
- In the FIFA 2022 World Qatar, he played against Tunisia on November 26, 2022, in which Australia won with the score 1-0 scored by Mitchell Duke in the 23rd minute. Next, he played against Denmark on 30th November 2022 in which Australia won with the score 1-0 which was scored by Mathew Leckie in the 60th minute of the match.
Ajdin Hrustic Awards, Honours, and Achievements
- UEFA Europa League: 2021–22
Ajdin Hrustic Transfer News
- Hellas Verona on 1 Sept 2022 for the fee of 500k €
- Eintracht Frankfurt on 28 Sept 2020 for the fee of 1M €
- FC Groningen on 1 Jul 2017
- Jong Groningen on 1 Jul 2015 From Gron./Cam. U19
Who is Ajdin Hrustic Girlfriend?
Ajdin Hrustic is yet to get married and he is single right now. He is a very quiet man and he does not like to talk about his love life in public. He is determined to build his professional career rather than be in a relationship. Neither is he in a relationship with anyone at present nor he has been previously married or engaged. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
How much is Ajdin Hrustic Net Worth?
Ajdin Hrustic is a very talented footballer who has played with several football clubs. He has been playing as an attacking midfielder for Hellas Verona since 2022. As per the sources, the net worth of this footballer is $3 Million. He made his million-dollar of fortune from his football career which is his main source of wealth. His highest market value is €3 Million as of October 2021 whereas his present market value is €1.80 Million as of November 2022 as per transfermarkt. And his net worth is more than $600,000. From his present team, he is making a weekly wage of £6,500 whereas his annual salary is £338,000. He is living a standard lifestyle from his earnings.
How tall is Ajdin Hrustic?
Ajdin Hrustic stands tall at the perfect height of 5 feet 11 inches or 1.80 m. His body weight consists of 74 kg. He goes to the gym to maintain his body and his body type is athletic. He has got a healthy body right now and he is very focused on his food intake.