Ilija Ristanić

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Ilija Ristanić
Personal information
Full name Ilija Ristanić
Date of birth (1986-02-11) 11 February 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Brčko, SFR Yugoslavia
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Zvijezda Gradačac
Number 5
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2005 BASK Beograd 5 (1)
2005–2007 HNK Orašje [1] 43 (1)
2008 Rad Beograd 4 (0)
2008–2009 FK Modriča (loan) 19 (0)
2009–2010 Napredak Kruševac 3 (0)
2010 Sloboda Tuzla 4 (0)
2011 HNK Orašje
2012– Zvijezda Gradačac 20 (0)
National team
2007–2008 Bosnia and Herzegovina U-21 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 May 2013.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 May 2013

Ilija Ristanić (born 11 February 1986) is a professional Bosnian football midfielder playing with NK Zvijezda Gradačac.

Club career[edit]

Born in Brčko,[2] SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, he started his career in 2004 playing with Belgrade's FK BASK, before moving, in January 2005, to play with HNK Orašje. In January 2008, he was transferred to Serbian First League club FK Rad where he played the rest of the season. In summer 2008, he was loaned to Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina club FK Modriča. Between January and June 2010 he played once more in Serbia, this time with FK Napredak Kruševac in the Serbian SuperLiga. In summer 2010 he returned to Bosnia signing with FK Sloboda Tuzla in the Premier League, but in the winter break he moved to his former club HNK Orašje. In the winter break of the 2010-11 season, he joined Bosnian Premier League side NK Zvijezda Gradačac.[3]

International career[edit]

Since 2007, he was part of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national under-21 football team.[4][5]


  1. ^ Note: Missing the stats for Orašje for the second half of the 2004-05 season, and the first half of the 2007-08 season.
  2. ^ Ilija Ristanić at Playerhistory
  3. ^ Ilija Ristanić at Soccerwat
  4. ^ Ilija Ristanić at
  5. ^ Ilija Ristanić at NK Zvijezda Gradačac official website, retrieved 12-5-2013

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