Asmir Begovic

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Stoke City
Born: June 20, 1987 (age 27)
Hometown: Trebinje, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Height: 6'5''
Nationality: Bosnian
Danny Ings of Burnley celebrates scores the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Burnley at the Britannia Stadium on November 22, 2014
Player Ratings: Stoke City 1-2 Burnley
Sports Mole rates all the players' performances during Burnley's 2-1 win against Stoke City in their Premier League game at the Britannia Stadium.
18:20
Asmir Begovic of Stoke City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on August 17, 2013
Asmir Begovic: 'Burnley will be tough to beat'
Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic reveals that the team are expecting a "tough test" against Burnley in the Premier League.
Nov 21, 22:47
Israel's forward Omer Damari celebrates after scoring against Bosnia-Herzegovina during their Euro 2016 Group B qualifying match at the Samy Ofer Stadium on November 16, 2014
Result: Israel thrash Bosnia-Herzegovina to move top
Israel replace Wales at the top of Group B with a comfortable 3-0 win over 10-man Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Nov 16, 21:34
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Half-Time Report: Israel cruising past Bosnia-Herzegovina
Gil Vermouth and Omer Damari fire Israel into a comfortable half-time lead over Bosnia-Herzegovina in Haifa.
Nov 16, 20:35
Bojan Krkic (L) of Stoke City celebrates with teammate Steve Sidwell of Stoke City after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Spurs on November 9, 2014
Result: Bojan Krkic breaks duck in Tottenham Hotspur scalp
10-man Spurs lose 2-1 at home to Stoke City, courtesy of first-half goals from Bojan Krkic and Jon Walters.
Nov 9, 15:27
Bojan Krkic of Stoke City is congratulated by team-mate Marc Muniesa after scoring the equaliser during the pre season friendly match between Blackburn Rovers and Stoke City at Ewood Park on August 03, 2014
Half-Time Report: Stoke City in control against Tottenham Hotspur
Stoke race into a 2-0 lead at half time against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.
Nov 9, 14:24
Asmir Begovic of Stoke City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on August 17, 2013
Liverpool line up move for Asmir Begovic?
Liverpool line up a £10 million move for Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, according to reports.
Nov 9, 08:59
Stewart Downing of West Ham celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team-mates during the Barclays Premier League match on November 1, 2014
Player Ratings: Stoke City 2-2 West Ham United
Sports Mole runs the rule over the individual performances in Stoke City's 2-2 draw with West Ham United at the Britannia Stadium.
Nov 1, 18:07
Stewart Downing of West Ham celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team-mates during the Barclays Premier League match on November 1, 2014
Result: West Ham United rally to earn point against Stoke City
Goals from Enner Valencia and Stewart Downing earn West Ham United a point as they battle back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Stoke City in their Premier League clash.
Nov 1, 16:52
Geoff Cameron of Stoke City competes with Alex Song of West Ham during the Barclays Premier League match on November 1, 2014
Half-Time Report: Victor Moses strike hands Stoke City lead
Stoke City hold a 1-0 lead over West Ham United in their Premier League clash at the Britannia Stadium as Victor Moses strikes in the 33rd minute.
Nov 1, 15:49
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
This week's top five League Cup performers
Sports Mole selects five players that have impressed during this week's League Cup fourth-round fixtures.
Oct 30, 11:16
Graziano Pelle of Southampton celebrates with team mates as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Sunderland at St Mary's Stadium on October 18, 2014
Result: Stoke City implode late on against Southampton
Ten-man Stoke City succumb to a 3-2 defeat against Southampton in their League Cup clash at the Britannia Stadium.
Oct 29, 21:40
Dusan Tadic and Graziano Pelle of Southampton celebrate during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Sunderland at St Mary's Stadium on October 18, 2014
Half-Time Report: Southampton cruising at Stoke City
Stoke City are losing 2-0 at the hands of Southampton in their League Cup clash at the Britannia Stadium, thanks to goals from Graziano Pelle and Shane Long.
Oct 29, 20:34
Sadio Mane of Southampton celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Stoke City at St Mary's Stadium on October 25, 2014
Half-Time Report: Southampton leading Stoke City
Southampton are leading Stoke City 1-0 in this afternoon's Premier League clash at St Mary's.
Oct 25, 15:50
Asmir Begovic of Stoke City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on August 17, 2013
Report: Real Madrid to move for Asmir Begovic
A report claims that Real Madrid want to sign Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic.
Oct 20, 12:51
Stoke City's English-born Irish striker Jonathan Walters celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Swansea City at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on October
Result: Jonathan Walters wins it for Stoke City
Jonathan Walters scores the winner as Stoke City beat Swansea City 2-1 in the Premier League this afternoon.
Oct 19, 17:52
Swansea's Wilfried Bony celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal against Stoke on November 10, 2013
Half-Time Report: Stoke City, Swansea City level at break
Wilfried Bony and Charlie Adam both score penalties as Stoke City and Swansea City sit level at 1-1 at the interval of their Premier League encounter.
Oct 19, 16:47
Belgium's Steven Defour (C) strikes the ball, flanked by Bosnia and Herzegovina's Vedad Ibisevic (L) and Senad Lulic (R) during the Euro 2016 qualifying match on October 13, 2014
Result: Belgium come from behind to share draw with Bosnia-Herzegovina
Radja Nainggolan scores the equaliser to give Belgium a 1-1 draw with Bosnia-Herzegovina in a Euro 2016 qualifier.
Oct 13, 21:40
Edin Dzeko celebrates scoring for Bosnia against France on October 11, 2011.
Half-Time Report: Edin Dzeko fires Bosnia-Herzegovina ahead
Edin Dzeko volleys a goal in to give Bosnia-Herzegovina a 1-0 lead over Belgium in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Oct 13, 20:38
Wales striker Gareth Bale races past Bosnia player Miralem Pjanic during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Wales and Bosnia and Herzegovina at Cardiff City Stadium on October 10, 2014
Result: Wales share draw with Bosnia-Herzegovina
Wales share a goalless draw with Bosnia-Herzegovina in their Euro 2016 qualifier at the Cardiff City Stadium.
Oct 10, 21:38
Wales striker Gareth Bale races past Bosnia player Miralem Pjanic during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Wales and Bosnia and Herzegovina at Cardiff City Stadium on October 10, 2014
Half-Time Report: Wales still goalless against Bosnia-Herzegovina
Wales and Bosnia-Herzegovina share a goalless first half at the Cardiff City Stadium in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Oct 10, 20:34
Wales striker Gareth Bale races past Bosnia player Miralem Pjanic during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Wales and Bosnia and Herzegovina at Cardiff City Stadium on October 10, 2014
Live Commentary: Wales 0-0 Bosnia-Herzegovina - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of the goalless draw between Wales and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Oct 10, 18:45
Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their third goal during the international friendly football match between Wales and Iceland at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on March 5, 2014
Asmir Begovic relishing challenge of facing Gareth Bale once more
Bosnia-Herzegovina keeper Asmir Begovic claims that Wales attacker Gareth Bale is working his way closer to becoming the best player in the world.
Oct 10, 08:34
Gareth Bale appeals for a foul during Wales's match with Finland on November 16, 2013.
Preview: Wales vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina
Sports Mole previews Friday's Euro 2016 qualifier between Wales and Bosnia-Herzegovina
Oct 8, 15:45
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on January 29, 2014
Result: Steven Fletcher fires Sunderland to first win of the season
Steven Fletcher scores twice as Sunderland get their first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Stoke City.
Oct 4, 16:56
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on October 4, 2014
Half-Time Report: Sunderland in front at the break
Sunderland take a 2-1 lead in at half time against Stoke City in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 15:50
Alan Pardew manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium on September 29, 2014
Match Analysis: Stoke City 1-0 Newcastle United
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at another miserable evening for Newcastle as they fall to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Stoke.
Sep 29, 22:33
Peter Crouch of Stoke City celebrates with team-mates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium on September 29, 2014
Result: Peter Crouch heads winner as Stoke City beat Newcastle United
Stoke City record a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United at the Britannia Stadium as the pressure on Alan Pardew reaches new levels.
Sep 29, 21:55
Peter Crouch of Stoke celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Britannia Stadium on December 7, 2013
Half-Time Report: Peter Crouch heads Stoke City in front against Newcastle United
Stoke City take a 1-0 lead over Newcastle United into the break thanks to Peter Crouch's header.
Sep 29, 20:49
Stoke manager Mark Hughes watches his team against Tottenham during the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes frustrated by draw
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes reveals that he is disappointed that his side failed to hold out for the victory in their clash with Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road.
Sep 20, 16:11
Niko Kranjcar of QPR celebrates scoring with a free kick during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Result: Late Niko Kranjcar strike secures draw for Queens Park Rangers
Queens Park Rangers twice come from behind to share a 2-2 draw with Stoke City in the Premier League.
Sep 20, 14:39
Mame Biram Diouf of Stoke City celebrates scoring the opening goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Half-Time Report: Steven Caulker equalises for Queens Park Rangers
Queens Park Rangers come from behind to head into the break level with Stoke City at Loftus Road.
Sep 20, 13:33
Mame Biram Diouf of Stoke City celebrates scoring the opening goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Stoke City at Etihad Stadium on August 30, 2014
Result: Mame Biram Diouf hands Stoke City shock win at Manchester City
Former Manchester United striker Mame Biram Diouf helps Stoke City record a shock 1-0 win over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Aug 30, 16:54
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini watches from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 29, 2014
Half-Time Report: Stoke City frustrating Manchester City at interval
Manchester City and Stoke City play out a goalless 45 minutes in their Premier League clash at the Etihad Stadium.
Aug 30, 15:49
Stevan Jovetic of Manchester City celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on August 25, 2014
Preview: Manchester City vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews Manchester City's Premier League clash with Stoke City as the defending champions look to continue their 100% start to their title defence.
Aug 28, 17:05
Jack Butland of Stoke City is seen in goal against the Houston Dynamo during the Dynamo Charities Cup at BBVA Compass Stadium on July 24, 2013
Bolton Wanderers want Jack Butland?
Bolton Wanderers are reportedly looking to sign Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland on a season-long loan deal.
Aug 24, 16:55
Nikica Jelavic of Hull City celebrates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Stoke City at the KC Stadium on August 24, 2014
Result: Stoke City come from behind to draw at Hull City
Hull City draw 1-1 with Stoke City in their Premier League clash at the KC Stadium on Sunday afternoon, despite playing for 75 minutes with 10 men.
Aug 24, 15:23
Hull manager Steve Bruce prior to kick-off against Sheffield United in the FA Cup semi final match on April 13, 2014
Half-Time Report: Nikica Jelavic gives 10-man Hull City lead at break
Hull City have James Chester sent off, but lead Stoke City 1-0 at the interval of their Premier League clash at the KC Stadium.
Aug 24, 14:17
Nikica Jelavic of Hull City celebrates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Stoke City at the KC Stadium on August 24, 2014
Live Commentary: Hull City 1-1 Stoke City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Premier League draw between Hull City and Stoke City at the KC Stadium.
Aug 24, 12:30
Asmir Begovic of Stoke City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield on August 17, 2013
Mark Hughes: 'Asmir Begovic will not be leaving'
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes insists that keeper Asmir Begovic will not be leaving the club this season despite being linked with several top clubs across Europe.
Aug 23, 02:38
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