Lazar Jovanović (footballer)

Lazar Jovanović (Serbian Cyrillic: Лазар Јовановић; born 13 July 1993) is a Serbian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Mladost Lučani.

Lazar Jovanović
Personal information
Full name Lazar Jovanović
Date of birth (1993-07-13) 13 July 1993 (age 27)
Place of birth Užice, FR Yugoslavia
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Mladost Lučani
Number 7
Youth career
Jedinstvo Užice
Sloboda Užice
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 Sloboda Užice 48 (5)
2015 Mladost Lučani 16 (4)
2016–2017 Borac Čačak 61 (11)
2018– Mladost Lučani 37 (3)
National team
2017 Serbia 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 May 2019

Club careerEdit

Born in Užice, Jovanović went through the youth system at local clubs Jedinstvo and Sloboda, making his senior debut with the latter in March 2012.[1] He subsequently played for Mladost Lučani, before joining Borac Čačak during the 2016 winter transfer window. In the 2016–17 Serbian SuperLiga, Jovanović was the team's top scorer with eight goals from 34 appearances, helping the side narrowly avoid relegation.

International careerEdit

Jovanović made his international debut for Serbia under Slavoljub Muslin, coming on as a late second-half substitute for Srđan Plavšić in a goalless draw against the United States in San Diego on 29 January 2017.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "LAZAR JOVANOVIĆ: "GDE GOD IGRAM RAZMIŠLJAM O SLOBODI"" (in Serbian). uziceoglasnatabla.com. 2 February 2017. Retrieved 17 August 2018.
  2. ^ "MNT Kicks Off 2017 with 0-0 Draw Against Serbia". ussoccer.com. 29 January 2017. Retrieved 17 August 2018.

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