Nikola Popara

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Nikola Popara
Personal information
Date of birth (1992-03-08) 8 March 1992 (age 25)
Place of birth Trebinje, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC United Zürich
Youth career
2002–2009 Partizan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2012 Teleoptik 77 (1)
2012–2014 Spartak Subotica 26 (0)
2014–2015 Vojvodina 8 (1)
2015 Jagodina 11 (0)
2015–2016 Biel 22 (0)
2016– FC United Zürich 0 (0)
National team
Bosnia and Herzegovina U-17 3 (0)
2009–2010 Bosnia and Herzegovina U-19 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 October 2016.

Nikola Popara (Serbian Cyrillic: Никола Попара, born 8 March 1992) is a Bosnian football midfielder who plays for FC United Zürich in the 1. Liga Promotion.

Club career[edit]

Born in Trebinje,[1] SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia, he played with FK Partizan youth team until 2009 when he joined Partizan s satellite club FK Teleoptik in the Serbian First League.[2]

In summer 2012 he made a move to a top league side FK Spartak Zlatibor Voda. He made his debut in the 2012–13 Serbian SuperLiga on 11 August 2012, in the first round match against FK Sloboda Užice.[2]

National team[edit]

Nikola Popara has represented Bosnia and Herzegovina at U-17 and U-19 level.[3]

On September 2013 he was selected for the Republika Srpska national football team.[4]


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