Marija Jovanović

Marija Jovanović (born 26 December 1985)[1] is a retired Montenegrin handball player. She played for the Montenegrin national team.[2]

Marija Jovanović
Personal information
Born (1985-12-26) 26 December 1985 (age 36)
Podgorica, SR Montenegro,
SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current club Retired
Senior clubs
Years Team
2000-2004
ŽRK Danilovgrad
2004–2005
ŽRK Medicinar Šabac
2005–2011
ŽRK Budućnost Podgorica
2011–2013
Oltchim Vâlcea
2013–2014
HC Astrakhanochka
2014–2016
Issy-Paris Hand
2016–2018
Ferencváros
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Montenegro 132 (507)

She competed at the 2010 European Women's Handball Championship, where the Montenegrin team placed sixth, and Jovanović was listed among the top ten goalscorers of the tournament (scoring 31 goals).[3][4] As captain, she led the Montenegrin national team when they won a gold medal at the European Championship in Serbia. After two years spent at the Ferencvárosi, she decided to end her career and graduated in Business Economics in 2018. She has been in private business ever since.

HonoursEdit

Club
  • EHF Champions League:
    • Semifinalist: 2011, 2012, 2013
  • EHF Cup Winners' Cup:
    • Winner: 2006 and 2010
  • Women's Regional Handball League:
    • Winner: 2010 and 2011
    • Silver Medallist: 2009
  • Montenegrin Championship:
    • Winner: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011
  • Romanian Championship:
    • Winner: 2012, 2013
  • Montenegrin Cup:
    • Winner: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011
  • Romanian Supercup:
    • Winner: 2011
National team

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Marija Jovanovic". eurohandball.com. Retrieved 19 June 2011.
  2. ^ "2014 European Championship Roster" (PDF). EHF. Retrieved 7 December 2014.
  3. ^ "9th Women's European Handball Championship, Euro 2010. Individual statistics" (PDF). European Handball Federation. Retrieved 20 December 2010.
  4. ^ "EHF Euro 2010. All Star Team announced". European Handball Federation. Archived from the original on 22 December 2010. Retrieved 20 December 2010.

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