Luka Jovic Biography

Luka Jovic

Quick Facts Of Luka Jovic

Celebrated Name Luka Jovic
Age 21 Years
Nick Name Luka
Birth Name Luka Jovic
Birth Date 1997-12-23
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Birth Nation Bosnia and Herzegovina
Nationality Bosnian
Place Of Birth Batar of Bijeljina
Ethnicity White
Mother Svetlana Jovic
Father Milan Jovic
Position Striker
Current Team Eintracht Frankfurt
Horoscope Sagittarius
Religion Christian
Marital Status In A Relationship
Net Worth Under Review
Salary $485,300
Source of Wealth Football Career

Luka Jovic is a Serbian professional football player. He plays as a striker for German club Eintracht Frankfurt and the Serbia national team. He signed with the Spanish club, Real Madrid in June 2019. He started his youth career from Red Star Belgrade and has later played for Benfica before joining Frankfurt. He has also represented Serbia national team at different age levels. He made his senior debut for Serbia national team in 2018. 

What is Luka Jovic Famous For?

- He signed with the Spanish club, Real Madrid in June 2019.

Luka Jovic Youth

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What was Luka Jovic Born?

Luka Jovic was born on 23 December 1997. He was born to a father, Milan Jovic, and a mother, Svetlana Jovic. His birth place is in Bijeljina, Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He holds Serbian nationality. 

He started playing football at the age of 5. He was spotted playing in Loznica in 2004 and offered to play in Mini Maxi. After just one game where Jovic scored three goals, his father was offered 50 Euro for each game he played and 2000 dinars for traveling costs from Batar to Belgrade. He was later offered to give a trial with Red Star Belgrade. At the time, he was training with Partizan and the club was trying to sign him offering him 200 Euros per month. But he joined the youth system of Red Star in 2005. 

Red Star Belgrade

He spent several years in the club's youth system. 

He made his senior debut for Red Star's senior team against FK Vojvodina in May 2014. He was 16 years, five months, and five days old at his debut. 

He also became the youngest goalscorer in a competitive match in the club's history. 

His goal led the club to 2013-14 Serbian SuperLiga title. 

He became the youngest player ever to play in Eternal derby at 16 years, 9 months, and 25 days in October 2014. 

He signed a three-year contract with the club in 2015. 

He scored 13 goals for the club before joining Portuguese club Benfica in 2016.

Benfica

Luka Jovic signed with Portuguese champion Benfica in February 2016. 

He made his debut for the club's reserve team against Sporting da Covilha in Segunda Liga in March 2016.  

He made his debut for the club's first team on 20 March as a substitute against Vitoria de Setubal. 

He helped the club win 2015-16 and 2016-17 Primeira Liga. 

Luka Jovic Height

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Loan to Eintracht Frankfurt

Benfica loaned Jovic to German club Eintracht Frankfurt in June 2017. The club was given an option to sign him on a permanent basis. 

He was the member of Frankfurt team that won 2017-18 DFB-Pokal. 

He became the youngest player to score five goals in a Bundesliga in October 2018 when he scored 5 goals in a 7-1 win against Fortuna Dusseldorf. He was 20 years old then. 

He helped the club to become the first German club ever to record eight wins in a single season in the Europa League in 2019.

Real Madrid

The Spanish club Real Madrid signed a six-year contract with him for a reported 60 million Euro on 4 June 2019. 

International Career

Luka Jovic has represented Serbia national team at different age levels. He has represented Serbia U16, U17, U18, U19, U20, and U20 national teams. 

He was called up to Serbia's preliminary squad for the FIFA World Cup in Russia. 

He made his international debut for the Serbia senior team in a friendly match against Chile in June 2018. 

He scored his first goal for Serbia senior team in a 1-1 friendly against Germany in March 2019. 

Luka Jovic

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Who is Luka Jovic Dating?

Luka Jovic is unmarried. No information about his relationship status has surfaced yet. 

What are Luka Jovic Body Measurements?

Luka Jovic stands at a height of 1.81 m i.e. 5 feet and 11 inches tall. He has a body weight of 174 lbs i.e. 79 kg. He has an athletic body build. 

What is Luka Jovic Net Worth?

Luka Jovic earns from his professional football career. He signed a 6-year contract with the Spanish club, Real Madrid in June 2019. The young and aspiring player will surely earn a large fortune in the coming years. 

Did You Know?

  • He was named to the 2018-19 UEFA Europa League Squad of the Season.

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