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Full name  Eduard Martini
1992-1994  KS Vllaznia
Playing position  Midfielder
Years  Team
Height  1.74 m

Number  Manager
Role  Football player
Place of birth  Shkoder, Albania
Name  Edi Martini
Current team  Teuta Durres
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Date of birth  (1975-01-02) 2 January 1975 (age 40)

Eduard "Edi" Martini (born 2 January 1975) is an Albanian football manager and former player.


Club career

During his playing career Martini represented mostly Vllaznia Shkodër but also played abroad with Slovenian NK Svoboda, Austrian SAK Klagenfurt and Eintracht Frankfurt in Germany.

International career

Martini made his international debut for Albania on 14 May 1994 during the 5–1 away defeat to Macedonia, appearing as a first-half substitute for Gentian Stojku. A year later, on 16 August 1995, he made his second appearance in a 2–1 upset to Malta, playing full-90 minutes.

Vllaznia Shkodër

On 29 December 2009, Martini was named as the new manager of his boyhood club Vllaznia Shkodër, and started the work with the team on 4 January 2010. He remained in the duty until the end of 2009–10 campaign, with Vllaznia Shkodër who missed the European competitions for only four points and was runner-up in Albanian Cup, losing in the final to Besa Kavajë.

Teuta Durrës

On 9 June 2010, Martini become the new coach of fellow Albanian Superliga side Teuta Durrës, signing a contract until the end of the season, taking the duty over Ylli Shehu. During the season, Teuta Durrës struggled to find results and finished league in 7th place, tied with Kastrioti Krujë and Shkumbini Peqin with 42 points. In 2010–11 Albanian Cup, Teuta didn't go more than the second round, where they were eliminated by Skënderbeu Korçë 2–0 on aggregate. Following the end of the season, Martini left the team after the club's president Fatmir Hysenbelliu decided not to extend his contract for the next season.

Luftëtari Gjirokastër

On 30 October 2012, Martini was appointed as head coach at Luftëtari Gjirokastër.

International statistics

As of 15 February 2016


Edi Martini Wikipedia