Saturday, May 26, 2018

European clubs in race for Serbian starlet Zivkovic

Several big European clubs have been hot on the trail of the Serbian bright talent Andrija Zivkovic who is tipped to leave Partizan Belgrade in January.

Andrija Zivkovic is one of the latest stars to emerge from the renowned Partizan Belgrade youth academy and has already impressed on the highest level for both club and country.

The 19-year-old winger has been one of the best players of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand where he guided Serbia to glory, while he also made his mark for Partizan Belgrade with him outstanding performances in the UEFA Europa League.

Borussia Dortmund have already expressed their interest to sign the young starlet in January, but he transfer negotiations have been complicated in recent days as plenty of other clubs are willing to take him in during winter.

According to Portugal media outlet Abola, Benfica will not give up in their pursuit and are willing to add another Serbian player to their ranks having had plenty of positive experience with the likes of Lazar Markovic and Nemanja Matic, who were major successes with the Portugal giants.

In addition to Borussia Dortmund and Benfica, Turkish giants Fenerbahce and Galatasaray are also believed to be interested in Partizan’s pearl.


Milos Markovic

Formerly a Chief Editor at the largest sports site in Serbia, Milos Markovic is an avid football writer who contributes to a variety of online football magazines - most prominently and His feature articles, editorials, interviews and match analyses have provided informed opinion and views, helping the football aficionados keep up to date on relevant events in world football.



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