Stefan Savić

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Stefan Savić
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Savić playing for Montenegro in 2015
Personal information
Full name Stefan Savić
Date of birth (1991-01-08) 8 January 1991 (age 28)
Place of birth Mojkovac, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)[1]
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Atlético Madrid
Number 15
Youth career
Brskovo
2007–2009 BSK Borča
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 BSK Borča 27 (1)
2010–2011 Partizan 20 (1)
2011–2012 Manchester City 12 (1)
2012–2015 Fiorentina 86 (4)
2015– Atlético Madrid 89 (1)
National team
2007 Montenegro U17[2] 3 (0)
2008–2010 Montenegro U19[2] 7 (0)
2009–2010 Montenegro U21[2] 5 (0)
2010– Montenegro 50 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Stefan Savić (born 8 January 1991) is a professional football player from Montenegro. He plays as a center back for the Spanish club Atletico Madrid and his national team, Montenegro.

Savić was born in Mojkovac, which is a town in Montenegro. He started his career in football at the local club, Brskovo,[3] before moving to a bigger team, BSK Borča. After playing with BSK Borča for 2 years, he moved to another football team, FK Partizan. While on Partizan, he won The Double, which is winning a country's top tier tournament and primary cup competition in a single season. After that, he was paid 6 million pounds to join Manchester City, winning the Premier League title in his only year playing on the team. In 2012, he was transferred to Fiorentina, where he played three years. He joined Atlético Madrid in 2015, where he won the UEFA Europa League and UEFA Super Cup.

Club career[change | change source]

Career in Serbia[change | change source]

Savić started his career with BSK Borča on 2008. In 2010, he went to play on the English team, Arsenal, for a 10 day trial. Savić said he agreed to join Arsenal, but he never went to the team again.[4] On August 29, 2010, Savić joined Partizan, and was given the number 15 shirt.[5] He helped the football club win the double.

Savić playing against Ukraine in 2012

References[change | change source]

  1. "Official Atlético de Madrid Website". en.atleticodemadrid.com.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Only official UEFA matches included
  3. "Stefan Savić: Fabregas i Aršavin ne glume zvezde". blic.rs. Retrieved 5 July 2011.
  4. "Savic claims Gunners deal". skysports.com. 2 February 2010. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  5. "Stefan Savić novo pojačanje Partizana!" (in Serbian). partizan.rs. 29 August 2010. Retrieved 29 August 2010.

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