Zoltan Sabo

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Zoltan Sabo
Personal information
Full name Zoltán Szabó
Date of birth (1972-05-26) 26 May 1972 (age 44)
Place of birth Belgrade, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Central defender
Youth career
Jedinstvo Svetozar Miletić[1]
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990–1991 Hajduk Kula 31 (?)
1991–1996 Vojvodina 114 (2)
1996–2000 Partizan Belgrade 67 (1)
2000–2002 Suwon Samsung Bluewings 46 (0)
2002 Avispa Fukuoka 17 (1)
2002–2003 Zalaegerszegi TE 12 (2)
2003–2004 AEK Larnaca 22 (4)
2004–2005 Mladost Apatin
2005–2008 Cement Beočin
Teams managed
2007–2009 Kecskemeti TE (assistant)
2009–2011 Radnički Sombor
2011–2012 Hajduk Kula
2012–2013 Vojvodina (assistant)
2013–2014 Litex Lovech (assistant)
2014–2015 Donji Srem (assistant)
2015–2016 Vojvodina (assistant)
2015–2016 Proleter Novi Sad
2016– Jagodina
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Zoltan Sabo (Serbian Cyrillic: Золтан Сабо, Hungarian: Zoltán Szabó; born 26 May 1972 in Belgrade) is a retired Serbian professional football player. He is currently employed as a head coach in FK Jagodina.


After playing in Serbian top-flight teams, such as FK Vojvodina and FK Partizan during the 1990s, he moved in 2000 to South Korea, to play in the K-League club Suwon Samsung Bluewings where he played three seasons. in 2003 he moved to Japan to play in J2 League club Avispa Fukuoka. He also played in Hungarian National Championship I club Zalaegerszegi TE, and in Cyprus in AEK Larnaca, before returning to Serbia to play, first, half a season in FK Mladost Apatin, then in FK Cement Beočin where he ended his playing career.

After retiring he began his coaching career, first with Kecskemeti TE in the Hungarian NB2, after two historic years in Kecskemeti TE he took charge of Serbian First League side FK Radnicki Sombor, before taking charge of Serbian SuperLiga side FK Hajduk Kula, which was the club where he started his professional career as player in 1990. In 2012 he joined Zlatomir Zagorcic in Serbian SuperLiga side FK Vojvodina, later he moved on with Bulgarian Premier League side Litex Lovech as an assistant coach. After a short spell at Serbian SuperLiga side FK Donji Srem he came back to Serbian SuperLiga side FK Vojvodina as an assistant coach of Zlatomir Zagorcic and had an good season with almost qualifying to UEFA Europe League. Later he was the head coach of Serbian First League side FK Proleter Novi Sad

Club statistics[edit]

Club performance League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Emperor's Cup Total
2002 Avispa Fukuoka J2 League 17 1 0 0 17 1
Country Japan 17 1 0 0 17 1
Total 17 1 0 0 17 1



  1. ^ Football[permanent dead link] Poznati igrači koji su svoju karijeru započeli u FK "JEDINSTVO" u Svetozar Miletiću.

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