Milos Pantovic: First Serbian to Don Bayern shirt in 25 Years

It has been a quarter of a century since a Serbian footballer last played for Bayern Munich. It was in 1989 when former Yugoslav international Radmilo Mihajlovic moved from Dinamo Zagreb to West Germany where he signed for the Bavarian giants. Mihajlovic amassed 34 league appearances and scored 4 goals for Bayern Munich, before he[…]

Andrija Zivkovic: One of Europa League’s Brightest Prospects en Route to stardom

Impressive Europa League performances have made Andrija Zivkovic, the Serbian Messi as they call him, one of the hottest properties in European football this season. It never is easy to be compared with one of the greatest football players alive, and we have often seen those name tags being nothing more than mere marketing tricks.[…]

World-class Players and no Results: The Agony of the Serbian National Football Team

Recognized as the sole successor of the Yugoslavia and Serbia and Montenegro by both FIFA and UEFA, Serbia has always been proud of its football history. Semi-finalists of the 1930 FIFA World Cup, two-time UEFA European Championship runners-up in 1960 and 1968, and the 1960 Summer Olympics gold medallists, Serbia boast a long and rich[…]

Is Chelsea Vice-Captain Branislav Ivanovic Becoming the Latest Victim of the Club’s Ruthless Transfer Policy?

The 31-year-old Serbia captain is entering the final six months of his contract, and with the form he is currently in, the new offer is unlikely to follow. Contrasting opinions exist over the Chelsea’s distinctive transfer policy. The Blues have opted not to discuss new contracts with players over 30 years of age, at least[…]

From ‘New Mati?’ to ‘Serbian Pogba’ – Transformed Marko Grujic has Europe’s Top Clubs Purring

One of the latest Serbian talents to attract huge attention from Europe’s top clubs is the 19-year-old Red Star midfielder Marko Grujic. Dubbed the new Nemanja Mati?, this youngster has seen his career take a huge step forward in the last couple of months with Red Star, who are understandably proud of their young pearl.[…]

Aleksandar Mitrovic: Real Reason behind Newcastle Fans’ Infatuation with Serbian Striker

His name echoed from the terraces straight in his debut game, but what exactly did Aleksandar Mitrovi? do to deserve such an openhearted support from the Newcastle faithful after only a handful of Premier League games? Steve McClaren wowed to bring revolution to Tyneside. He succeeded. Despite being considered an old-fashioned soccer manager, during some[…]

Željko Buva?: The Brain Behind Klopp’s Success

Jurgen Klopp’s infectious enthusiasm and energy make him the Heart, but it is Željko Buva? who is definitely the Brains. Together they make the perfect combination. It’s an exciting time to be a Liverpool fan. The arrival of Jurgen Klopp has caused quite a stir and restored the faith at Anfield. The German manager is[…]

Scouting Serbia: Introducing Luka Jovi? – The Serbian Falcao

It won’t be long before the name of Serbian forward Luka Jovi? is added to the long list of Serbian footballers plying their trade across Europe. The number of Serbian players in top leagues has been steadily increasing over the past few years. The latest report from CIES Football Observatory ranked Serbia as the fourth[…]