|Full name||Ratko Dostanić|
|Date of birth||25 October 1959|
|Place of birth||Lučani, FPR Yugoslavia|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 1⁄2 in)|
|1992–1994||Red Star 93|
|1999–2001||Red Star Belgrade (assistant)|
|2002–2003||Levski Sofia (assistant)|
|2004–2005||Red Star Belgrade|
|2009–2010||Red Star Belgrade youth director|
|2010–2011||Red Star Belgrade|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Ratko Dostanić started his youth career as a member of FK Partizan. During his career as a footballer he used to play as a defender, playing for Yugoslavian Timok Zaječar and Rad, and French clubs – FC Bourges, SM Caen, Le Mans Union Club 72, Rodez AF, Red Star 93, SO Châtellerault and EDS Montluçon.
Dostanić started his coaching career in season 1995–96 as a player-manager of the lower-division French club EDS Montluçon. Until 2003 he is an assistant of the Serbian coach Slavoljub Muslin at PFC Levski Sofia and Red Star Belgrade. For a short period of time he was the head coach of FK Obilić. (second part of the season 2000–01).
During the period 2003–2009 Dostanić managed a total of nine clubs from five different countries – the Serbian FK Smederevo, Red Star Belgrade, OFK Beograd, FK Bežanija and FK Srem, the Bulgarian PFC Slavia Sofia (twice – January–September 2004 and July–December 2006), the Greek Veria FC, the Chinese Dalian Shide and the Macedonian FK Vardar.
On 18 October, about 3 months after becoming head coach of Levski, Dostanić resigned following a 0:1 home loss to Beroe.
Under the Dostanic management Levski Sofia "achieved" its worst record, with 8 consecutive losses both in the Bulgarian A PFG and in the European club competitions. On 21 March 2010 the ex-manager of Bulgarian club PFC Levski Sofia signed for FC Red Star Belgrade.
On November 16, 2013 the Greek side club Veria F.C. announced the re-appointment of Ratko as the team manager. On June 13, 2014 the Tunisian team CA Bizerta announced the nomination of Ratko as manager.
On 13 February 2017, Dostanić returned to Veria for the remaining of the season having as goal to avoid relegation one more time with the club. Veria is in the last position of the table with 13 points.
Ratko Dostanić does not have any honours as a player.
On 1 August 2009, 10 days after his appointment as a head coach of Levski Sofia, Dostanić won the first trophy in his career after beating PFC Litex Lovech 1–0 to win the Bulgarian Supercup . With Red Star Belgrade he won Serbian cup (2010).
- Giannis Christopoulos replaces Ratko Dostanic on the bench of Levadiakos‚ sdna.gr, 12 January 2017
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- "Ратко Достанич подписа за 2+1 години с "Левски" (Ratko Dostanić signs for 2+1 years with "Levski")". Dnevnik. 23 July 2009. Retrieved 9 August 2009.
- Dostanić menja Petrovića