Stefan Antonijevic

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Stefan Antonijevic
Personal information
Full name Stefan Zelimir Antonijevic
Date of birth (1989-01-24) January 24, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Buffalo Grove, Illinois, United States
Height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Fort Lauderdale Strikers
Number 2
Youth career
2007 Marquette Golden Eagles
2008 Chicago Fire
2009–2011 Valparaiso Crusaders
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012 Vermont Voltage 13 (1)
2013– Fort Lauderdale Strikers 24 (0)
National team
2008 Serbia U19 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 18, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Stefan Zelimir Antonijevic (born January 24, 1989) is a Serbian-American footballer who currently plays for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the North American Soccer League.


Youth and college[edit]

Antonijevic began his college soccer career at Marquette University in 2007,[1] before transferring to Valparaiso University in 2009.[2]


On January 17, 2012 Antonijevic was selected by Sporting Kansas City in the 3rd round (No. 43 overall) of the 2012 MLS Supplemental Draft.[3]

After trialling in Serbia and Croatia, Antonijevic returned to the United States and signed for NASL club Fort Lauderdale Strikers on March 27, 2013.[4]