Petrović with Serbia in 2010
|Full name||Radosav Petrović|
|Date of birth||8 March 1989|
|Place of birth||Ub, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Height||1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 April 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Radosav Petrović (Serbian Cyrillic: Радосав "Раћа" Петровић) (born 8 March 1989) is a Serbian footballer who plays for Turkish Süper Lig club Gençlerbirliği, as a defensive midfielder. He represented Serbia at the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Petrović began playing football at his hometown club Jedinstvo Ub and he played there for all youth ranks of the club, before made his senior debut during the 2006–07 season. After only a year of senior football for Jedinstvo, he moved to Radnički Obrenovac.
- 2008–09 season
On 20 June 2008, Petrović completed a move to Partizan from Radnički Obrenovac. He signed a five-year contract and was given the number 20 shirt for Partizan. Petrović made his official debut for the club in a UEFA Champions League qualifier against Inter Baku on 6 August 2008, a game which Partizan won 2–0. On 21 May 2009, he scored his first goal for Partizan in a 3–0 Serbian Cup final match win over Sevojno. He also scored against Čukarički Stankom in the final Serbian SuperLiga game of the season.
- 2009–10 season
After the departure of Juca to Deportivo La Coruña, Petrović was given the number 8 shirt. He featured in total of 24 league matches and scored 7 goals in Partizan's title-winning campaign. His most notable moment of the season was a fantastic goal for a 1–0 win against cross-town rivals Crvena zvezda. He was also named in the 2009–10 Serbian SuperLiga Team of the Year.
- 2010–11 season
On 10 April 2011, Petrović made his 100th competitive match for Partizan and marked his jubilee with a goal from the penalty kick against Spartak Subotica. He was named in the Serbian SuperLiga Team of the Year for the second season in a row.
On 30 June 2011, SBV Vitesse announced on their official website that Petrović was on the way to move to the Netherlands. On the same day, Partizan confirmed the transfer with statement that Petrović would sign a five-year contract. However, few days later appeared information that the transfer failed due to problems with the amount of compensation to the player's agent.
On 24 July 2011, Serbian media revealed possible interest in Petrović from English Premier League (at the time) team Blackburn Rovers. The following day it was confirmed by Partizan that Rovers had bid for the young Serbian midfielder. It was later confirmed by Partizan that Petrović had been left behind from the club travelling to a pre-season tour ready for travelling to England to discuss personal terms when an offer was accepted. On 27 July it was reported that a fee had been agreed between Partizan and Rovers. On 26 July it was revealed that Petrović had arrived in England to undertake a medical. On 9 August 2011, a work permit was obtained and Petrović officially joined Blackburn Rovers. Petrović's full home-debut for the club was against Sheffield Wednesday on 24 August 2011 in the League Cup second round, in a game which Rovers won 3–1.
- As of end of 2013–14 season
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|Serbia||League||Serbian Cup||League Cup||Europe||Total|
|England||League||FA Cup||League Cup||Europe||Total|
|2011–12||Blackburn Rovers||Premier League||19||0||1||0||4||0||0||0||24||0|
|Turkey||League||Türkiye Kupası||League Cup||Europe||Total|
|Serbia national team|
|1.||3 June 2011||Seoul World Cup Stadium, Seoul||South Korea||1–2||1–2||Friendly|
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- "Rado departs for Turkey". Blackburn Rovers. 22 August 2012. Retrieved 22 August 2012.
- "Serbia cut Brkic". fifa.com. 1 June 2010. Retrieved 26 June 2010.
- Radosav Petrović at Srbijafudbal
- Radosav Petrović at Reprezentacija
- Soccerway Profile
- Radosav Petrović at National-Football-Teams.com