Birth date 1 May 1984 (33 years)
Nationality Slovenia Slovenia
Height 178 cm
Position Defender
Team history
Nuremberg 2015 - present
1. FC Köln 2008 - 2015
Hamburger 2004 - 2008
Veilchen (German for Viola) 2006 - 2007 (loan)
Hamburger 2004 - 2007
FC Hansa Rostock 2005 - 2006 (loan)
NK Šmartno ob Paki 2003 - 2004
NK Interblock 2002 - 2003

Mišo BrečkoMišo Brečko> is a Slovenian football player who plays as a defender or also as a midfielder for German club, 1 FC Koln and the Slovenian national team. Born in Trbovlje, he began his football career at NK Rudar Trbovlje youth team.

Brečko made his debut in international football at youth level whilst playing for the Slovenian under 17, 19 and under 21 teams. Overall, he made 15 appearances for Slovenia U-21. His senior international debut was in a friendly match held against Slovakia in 2004 in Trnava.

During his high school days, Brečko played a few games in Slovenian Third League for Factor Ljubljana. By 2003-04, he made 21 appearances in PrvaLiga for Smartno. For this team, he made 19 appearances. In July 2004, he joined Hamburger SV team, during which time he made seven appearances in his first season itself.

By 2005-06, he was loaned to Hansa Rostock and in 2006-07; he was loaned to FC Erzgebirge Aue when he made 14 appearances and one goal. After two successful seasons, he played around 14 matches for HSV in 2007-08 season. He joined 1. FC Koln team on free transfer in 2008 and signed a three year deal. By 2010, this contract got extended till 2013.