Vladimir Skočajić

Vladimir Skočajić (born 11 November 1954 in Mostar) is Bosnian football manager and former player. He is most famous for his playing for FK Velež from Mostar, where he scored 48 goals in 153 matches.[1]

Vladimir Skočajić
Personal information
Full name Vladimir Skočajić
Date of birth 1954 (age 66–67)
Place of birth Mostar, FPR Yugoslavia
Position(s) Right Wing
Club information
Current team
HŠK Zrinjski Mostar youth categories
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
NK Lokomotiva
FK Velež
1977–1979 Čapljina
1979–1983 FK Velež 153 (48)
1983–1985 FC Apollon 28 (4)
1985–1987 FK Velež
Teams managed
FK Velež (youth categories)
2000 HŠK Zrinjski Mostar
HNK Branitelj
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Skočajić started his career in FK Velež Mostar. He is known for scoring 4 goals against strong Dinamo Zagreb. The game ended 9–2, and symbolically, it happened on 9 February 1980. He is one of the two Velež players, the other being Vladimir Matijević, who won the Yugoslav Cup twice, in 1981 and 1986. He finished his career because of a serious car accident. His recovery lasted for 4 months.


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