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Mlađan Janović (Montenegrin: Млађан Јановић) (born 12 June 1984 in Kotor, SR Montenegro, Yugoslavia) is a Montenegrin water polo player. He currently plays for AN Brescia and he is a long-standing member of the Montenegrin national water polo team.[1] He was part of the Montenegro national team that was crowned European Champion at the 2008 European Championship in Málaga.

Mlađan Janović
Personal information
Born (1984-06-12) 12 June 1984 (age 34)
Kotor
Nationality  Montenegro
Club career
YearsTeams
2006–2008
2008–2009
2009–2013
2013–2014
2014–2016
2016–2017
2017–
CN Marseille
VK Primorac Kotor
RN Savona
Pro Recco
Galatasaray
Olympiacos
AN Brescia
National team career

CareerEdit

At club level, he played for his local club VK Primorac Kotor and was also a member of Pro Recco, Olympiacos, CN Marseille and RN Savona. Janović was a member of the Montenegro men's national water polo team who finished 4th in the 2008 Games of the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing. The team was defeated by Hungary in the semifinals and by Serbia in the bronze medal match.[2]

Montenegro won the gold medal at the 2008 Men's European Water Polo Championship in Malaga defeating Serbia 6–5 in the final.[3] He is the younger brother of Nikola Janović.

2009Edit

Montenegro finished in 1 place at the 2009 FINA Men's Water Polo World League.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NBC.com Beijing Summer Olympics'". Retrieved 2009-10-03.
  2. ^ "Kurtiss.com'". Retrieved 2009-10-03.
  3. ^ "Malaga 2008 European Water Polo Championship'". Archived from the original on September 6, 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-03.
  4. ^ ""Montenegro wins World League", WCSN.com.au'". Retrieved 2009-10-03.[dead link]
Awards
Preceded by
  Vanja Udovičić
Most Valuable Player of
European Water Polo Championship

2012
Succeeded by
  Dénes Varga
Preceded by
Nikola Janović
Montenegrin Sportsperson of the Year
2014
(with Katarina Bulatović)
Succeeded by
Aleksandar Ivović