Born in the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, Dolenec plays in the first line at right back. He began his career with Loka in Slovenia in 2004 and stayed there until 2011 when he moved to Gorenje Velenje where he spent two seasons. In 2013 he moved to the French league and Montpellier before signing for Barça.
Dolenec has vast experience having played more than 400 games for the Slovenian national side for whom he has scored more than 100 goals.
A versatile player, Dolenec stands out for his shooting ability, especially from the 7 metre line. The Slovenian’s passing ability makes him the perfect team mate along with his goalscoring ability, underlined by his 399 goals in France with Montpellier.