Jakub Sylvestr

by John Max 01 Dec,2017
Jakub Sylvestr

A Slovak football striker Jakub Sylvestr made his professional football debut in 2007 with Slovan Bratislava. Currently the star footballer Sylvester plays for AaB and the Slovakia national football team as a forward.

Early Life

A native of Banska Bystrica, Czechoslovakia, Jakub Sylvester was born on 2nd of February 1989. His birth sign is Aquarius.

He started playing football with Jupie Podlavice at the very tender age of eight. In 2004, he joined Dukla Banska Bystrica and a year later he switched to Slovan Bratislava.

Club Career

In the year 2007, Jakub Sylvestr was promoted to the senior team of Slovan Bratislava, signing his very first professional contract. After playing two seasons for the club, he was loaned to Petrzalka. On 4th April 2009, he netted the first hat-trick in a match against Tatran Presov. During his loan spell with the club, he scored 7 goals and played overall 14 games.

He then joined Dinamo Zagreb in 2010. For the team, he made 32 appearances and scored 2 goals until he moved to Erzgebirge Aue in 2012. From 2012-14, Sylvestr played 66 games and scored 23 goals representing Erzgebirge Aue. He was the 2. Bundesliga top scorer of the 2013-14 season.

In 2014, Sylvestr signed to 1. FC Nuremberg. After the two seasons, he was loaned to SC Paderborn.

Currently, he plays in the Danish Superliga side AaB Fodbold wearing a shirt no. 11. In February 2017, he was named The Danish Super League’s "Player of the month". On 19th February 2017, Sylvestr made his league debut where he scored his first league goal for the club. So far, he has given 20 appearances for the club as well as scored 5 goals.

International Career

Star of a field, Jakub Sylvestr has represented his nation, Slovakia in both junior and senior level. From 2006-2008, Sylvestr played under 19. Similarly, from 2008-10, he played under 21 for Slovakia national U-21 team.

In 2010, he was called up for the Slovakia national football team along with Norbert Gyomber, Lukas Pauschek, and Jan Novota. He has won six caps for his national side without a goal.

Personal Life

Twenty-eight years, Sylvestr is neither married nor engaged; he is in an open relationship with his girlfriend Sona Sulek. The pair is often spotted making public appearances together.

If we analyze his Instagram account, presently he is enjoying most of his time with his gorgeous lady. The two spends quality time together, wandering awe-inspiring holiday destination together.

Sylvestr stands at the height of 1.78 m and weighs 68 kg.

Net Worth

As of 2017, Jakub Sylvestr net worth is $1.2 million. His current market value is £540k however, back in 2014, Jakub's market value was £1.62 million.

His main source of income is football. Currently, the player is signed to AaB FC where he earns $0.2 million as his annual salary.

Aside from his football career, Sylvestr too adds the massive amount to his bank account from endorsement deal with several brands.

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