Goran Barjaktarević

Goran Barjaktarević (born 25 May 1969) is a Bosnian football manager and former player.[2][3]

Goran Barjaktarević
Personal information
Full name Goran Barjaktarević
Date of birth (1969-05-25) 25 May 1969 (age 52)
Place of birth Zenica, Yugoslavia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Position(s) Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
FC Koper
Red Star
FK Obilić
1992 ÍF Leiftur 18 (1)
1993 FUS Rabat
1995–1996 SV Wilhelmshaven 1 (0)
1996–1997 Atlas Delmenhorst 4 (0)
Teams managed
2005/2006 Brinkumer SV
2007–2010 Goslarer SC 08
2011–2013 Eintracht Braunschweig U19
2013–2015 Hammer SpVg
2017–2018 I.G. Bönen
2018 Chonburi
2019–2020 Legon Cities
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Playing careerEdit

Barjaktarević was born in Zenica, Yugoslavia and played youth football at NK Čelik Zenica.[4] He went on to play for FC Koper and Belgrade-based clubs Red Star and FK Obilić.[4]

With Yugoslavia in civil war,[4] he moved to Icelandic second tier side ÍF Leiftur.[5]

He played for Moroccan side FUS Rabat during the 1992–93 season.[6]

Managerial careerEdit

Barjaktarević was appointed manager of Goslarer SC 08 in 2007.[4] He helped the club to two successive promotions, from the Bezirksoberliga to the Regionalliga Nord. He was dismissed in January 2010 with the club placed last.[7]

From 2011 to 2013 he coached the U19 team of Eintracht Braunschweig.[4]

On 5 January 2018[4] he left German amateur club I.G. Bönen to become manager of Thai League 1 side Chonburi.[8]

Barjaktarević was appointed manager of Ghanaian side Wa All Stars FC in December 2019,[9] ahead of the 2019–20 Ghana Premier League.[10] His stint with the club, renamed to Legon Cities, ended in November with 2020 just two matches of the 2020–21 season played.[11][12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Goran Barjaktarevic". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  2. ^ BARJAKTAREVIĆ ZA HS: U Gani ima igrača za Zvezdu i Partizan, Boaći je ovde brzo zaboravljen! fudbal.hotsport.rs
  3. ^ "Goran Barjaktarevic - Free - Stats - titles won". footballdatabase.eu. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  4. ^ a b c d e f Vollmer, Frank (24 January 2018). "Weltenbummler Barjaktarevic: Über Braunschweig nach Thailand". regionalheute.de (in German). Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  5. ^ Profile - KSI
  6. ^ Steiger, Jan (17 March 2016). ""Ich kann und will noch viel lernen!"". Gökick (in German). Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  7. ^ "GSC entlässt Barjaktarevic". kicker (in German). 13 January 2010. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  8. ^ Grabowski, Philipp (13 February 2018). "Aus der Kreisliga in Thailands Profiliga". Fussball.de (in German). Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  9. ^ Kapoor, Baraja (24 December 2019). "Wa All Stars unveil Goran Barjaktarevic as new head coach". Football Made In Ghana. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  10. ^ Yaw Kwafo, Eric Nana (23 June 2020). "Goran Barjaktarevic: Legon Cities Coach The Highest Earner In The GPL". modernghana.com. Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  11. ^ Hagen, Rudi; Zur Brügge, Jan (1 December 2020). "Fußball-Trainer in Ghana: Sein Westafrika-Abenteuer endet vorzeitig". NWZ (in German). Retrieved 20 February 2021.
  12. ^ "Legon Cities terminate coach Goran Barjaktarević contract - Reports". footballghana.com. 21 November 2020. Retrieved 20 February 2021.

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