Velibor Vasović (born October 3, 1939 in Požarevac, Danube Banovina, Kingdom of Yugoslavia — died March 4, 2002 in Belgrade, Serbia, FR Yugoslavia) was a Serbian footballer of Montenegrin origin. Events 42 BC - First Battle of Philippi: Triumvirs Mark Antony and Octavian fight an indecisive battle with Caesar's Year 1939 ( MCMXXXIX) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Požarevac ( Serbian Cyrillic: Пожаревац is a city located in Serbia at. The Danube Banovina or Danube Banate ( Serbian and Croatian: Дунавска бановина or Dunavska banovina; Hungarian: The Kingdom of Yugoslavia (Serbo-Croato-Slovene ie Serbo-Croatian, Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, Slovene: Kraljevina Jugoslavija Events 51 - Nero, later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title Princeps iuventutis (head of the youth See also 2002 (disambiguation Year 2002 ( MMII) was a Common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. Belgrade (Београд Beograd is the Capital and largest city of Serbia. Serbia (Србија Srbija) officially the Republic of Serbia (Република Србија Republika Srbija) is a Landlocked Country The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Савезна Република Југославија / Savezna Republika Jugoslavija) or FRY was a federal state Serbs ( Serbian: Срби Srbi) are a South Slavic people living in the Balkans and Central Europe, mainly in Serbia, Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a Team sport played between two teams of eleven players and is widely considered Montenegrins ( Serbian: Црногорци/ Crnogorci) are a South Slavic people closely akin to the Serbs, associated to Montenegro
He transferred to Ajax Amsterdam after he had lost 2-1 to Real Madrid with Partizan Belgrade in European Champions Cup (scoring the only goal for his team). Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax ( also referred to as AFC Ajax, or simply Ajax, is a professional football club from Amsterdam Partizan Belgrade is a Sports society from Belgrade, Serbia. Founded in 1945 it's an umbrella organization featuring 25 clubs in 25 different sports He did the same (4-1 loss to AC Milan, scoring from the spot) in 1969 final, before leading Ajax as captain to a 2-0 victory over Panathinaikos in 1971 final. Associazione Calcio Milan, commonly referred to by the abbreviation Milan, is an Italian professional football club based in Milan, Lombardy Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax ( also referred to as AFC Ajax, or simply Ajax, is a professional football club from Amsterdam Overview Today three professional teams use the Panathinaikos name — the football team P Year 1971 ( MCMLXXI) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar of the 1971 Gregorian calendar.
Vasović's career was relatively short. He only played 11 professional seasons due to the asthmatic condition he was suffering from. Asthma is a chronic Condition involving the Respiratory system in which the airways occasionally constrict become inflamed, and are
He played 5 seasons for the Dutch giants (1966-1971) and was the first foreign captain in club's history.
Before that he spent five and a half seasons at Partizan (1960-December 1962, 1963-1966), and even spent a half-season (January '63 to June '63) playing for archrivals Red Star Belgrade.
He played 32 games for Yugoslavia national football team. The Yugoslavia national football team refers to the national football team that represented the Kingdom of Yugoslavia (1920-1941 and the Socialist Federal Republic
After ending his career as a player in 1971, he coached FK Partizan (second part of 1971/72 season, full 1972/73, and the first part of 1973/74), Proleter Zrenjanin, Angers SCO (1974-1976), Paris St. Germain (first part of 1976/77 and the first part of 1978/79 seasons), Ethinkos (1983), Red Star Belgrade (1986-1988), and AC Bellinzona (1989) before returning home to Belgrade and working as a lawyer. Year 1971 ( MCMLXXI) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. Fudbalski klub Partizan ( Serbian Cyrillic: Фудбалски клуб Партизан English: Football Club Partizan) is a professional football FK Proleter Zrenjanin was a Serbian football club from the city of Zrenjanin, Vojvodina. Angers Sporting Club de l'Ouest ( Angers SCO) is a French football club based in Angers, founded in 1919 Paris Saint-Germain Football Club, or PSG, is a French football club based in Paris. AC Bellinzona is a Swiss football club based in Bellinzona. It was founded in 1904 and won the Swiss league in 1948 Belgrade (Београд Beograd is the Capital and largest city of Serbia. He died in 2002 following a heart attack at the age of 62 .
Velibor Vasović was married twice, first with Mirjana Vasović, and then to Branka Zorić. He had two sons, both with his first wife, Vladimir (1963) and Aleksandar (1968).
Vasović was one of the strongest and most persistent critics of the Yugoslav FA, especially its longtime president Miljan Miljanić. Miljan Miljanić ( Serbian Cyrillic: Миљан Миљанић born May 4, 1930 in Bitolj, Vardar Banovina, Kingdom of Yugoslavia Vasović's criticism particularly intensified after the breakup of SFR Yugoslavia. The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia ( Serbo-Croatian, Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Macedonian:
On October 10, 2000, 5 days after the overthrow of Milošević's regime in Serbia, Vasović and about a dozen bodyguards broke into the FA offices at Terazije square in downtown Belgrade. Events 680 - Battle of Karbala: Shia Imam Husayn bin Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, is decapitated 2000 ( MM) was a Leap year that started on Saturday of the Common Era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. The 5th October Overthrow (sometimes colloquially called the Bulldozer Revolution) is a term referring to the series of events that occurred in 2000 in the Federal Republic Serbia (Србија Srbija) officially the Republic of Serbia (Република Србија Republika Srbija) is a Landlocked Country Terazije ( Serbian Cyrillic: Теразије) is the central square and an urban neighborhood of Belgrade, the capital of Serbia Belgrade (Београд Beograd is the Capital and largest city of Serbia. It was not clear what exactly he was hoping to achieve, although the widely circulated unofficial story was that he attempted to use the post-overthrow chaos and confusion in order to gain an upper hand on the expected FA leadership change.