Miljan Zeković

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Miljan Zeković
Personal information
Full name Miljan Zeković
Date of birth (1925-11-15)15 November 1925
Place of birth Nikšić, Kingdom of Yugoslavia
Date of death 10 December 1993(1993-12-10) (aged 68)
Playing position Left-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1944–1948 Sutjeska Nikšić
1948–1950 Budućnost Titograd
1951–1960 Red Star Belgrade 168 (1)
1961–1962 Čelik Zenica
1962–1965 Grazer AK
National team
1952–1955 Yugoslavia 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Miljan Zeković (Cyrillic: Mиљaн Зeкoвић, 15 November 1925 in Nikšić – 10 December 1993)[1] was a Montenegrin and Yugoslav football player.

Club career[edit]

He played for FK Sutjeska Nikšić and FK Budućnost Titograd before coming, in 1951, to become one of the memorable left-backs in Red Star Belgrade, where he will play until 1960, winning four National Championships, in 1952-53, 1955-56, 1956-57 and 1958-59, and two Cups, in 1958 and 1959. After leaving the Belgrade club, he played one season as striker with NK Čelik Zenica, before joining Bernard Vukas in Austrian Bundesliga club Grazer AK where he played three seasons, until 1965.

National team[edit]

He played a total of 13 matches for the Yugoslavia national football team. His debut was on September 21, 1952, in Belgrade against Austria, a 4–2 win, and his fairway match was on November 11, 1955, in Paris against France, a 1–1 drow.

After retiring, he worked one season as a coach with FK Dubočica Leskovac, before leaving to Greece where he worked for six years.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Miljan Zeković". National Football Teams. Retrieved 2011-12-10. 

External links[edit]

  • Profile at Serbian Federation site.