Vasilije Šijaković

Vasilije Šijaković (Montenegrin Cyrillic: Bacилиje Шиjaкoвић; 31 July 1929 – 10 November 2003) was a Montenegrin footballer. He played at two World Cup Finals tournaments for Yugoslavia.

Vasilije Šijaković
Bacилиje Шиjaкoвић
Personal information
Full name Vasilije Šijaković
Date of birth 31 July 1929
Place of birth Nikšić, Kingdom of Yugoslavia
Date of death 10 November 2003(2003-11-10) (aged 74)
Place of death Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
Position(s) Defender
Youth career
1946–1950 Partizan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1950–1952 Partizan 10 (5)
1952 BSK Belgrade 10 (2)
1952–1954 Red Star Belgrade 16 (2)
1954–1962 OFK Belgrade 142 (22)
1962–1963 FC Grenoble 9 (3)
Total 187 (34)
National team
1957–1962 Yugoslavia 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club careerEdit

At club level, he played for the major domestic clubs, FK Partizan, BSK Belgrade (OFK), Red Star Belgrade and French Grenoble Foot 38.

International careerEdit

Šijaković made his debut for Yugoslavia in a November 1957 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Romania and has earned a total of 11 caps, scoring no goals. His final international was a June 1962 FIFA World Cup Finals match against Czechoslovakia.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Player Database". eu-football.info. Retrieved 2020-10-15.

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