Milena Knežević

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Milena Knežević
Personal information
Born (1990-03-12) 12 March 1990 (age 24)
Titograd, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Montenegrin
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 67 kilograms (148 lb)
Playing position Central back
Club information
Current club ŽRK Budućnost
Number 90
Senior clubs
2007– ŽRK Budućnost
National team
  Montenegro 86 (224)[1]

Milena Knežević (born 12 March 1990 in Titograd, SR Montenegro, SFR Yugoslavia)[2] is a Montenegrin international handballer who plays for ŽRK Budućnost Pogorica.

She was part of the Montenegro international set-up since the younger age categories and won the bronze medal at the 2010 Junior World Championship. A year later she participated at the 2011 World Women's Handball Championship in Brazil.[3]

8 March 2014: Milena Knezsevics ending in a draw in women's handball Champions League final seconds of a match head-butted the Győr's captain Görbicz Anita. The European Federation (EHF) website on 11 March 2014 said the penalty, which means that the 23-year-old handball player can not play in the last round of the semi-final and semi-final of the Budapest Quartet finale.


  • Montenegrin Championship:
    • Winner: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011,2012,2013
  • Montenegrin Cup:
    • Winner: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011,2012,2013


  1. ^ "XXI Women's World Championship 2013. Team Roster, Montenegro". IHF. Retrieved 7 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Milena Knežević". European Handball Federation. Retrieved 12 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "XX Women's World Championship 2011; Brasil – Team Roaster Montenegro". International Handball Federation. Retrieved 10 December 2011.