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Sergej Milinković-Savić

Facts About Sergej Milinković-Savić

Celebrated Name Sergej Milinković-Savić
Age 27 Years Old
Nick Name Sergej
Birth Name Sergej Milinković-Savić
Birth Date 1995-02-27
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Spanish and Serbian
Birth Nation Spain
Place Of Birth Lleida, Spain
Horoscope Pisces
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Career Start 2002
Awards 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup Bronze Ball, 2018-19 Serie A Best Midfielder, etc.
Father Nikola Milinković
Mother Milijana Savić
Brothers Vanja Milinković-Savić
Sisters Jana Milinković-Savić
Marital Status Married
Wife Natalija Ilic
Height 6 ft. 3 inches
Weight 76kg
Body Type Alethic
Body Measurement 42-14-32
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Football Career
Net Worth €7.5 Million
Salary £3.9 Million
Current Club Lazio
Position Midfielder
Jersey Number 21
Links Instagram

Sergej Milinković-Savić also known mononymously as Sergej, is a Serbian professional football player. He currently plays for Serie A club Lazio and the Serbia national team. His playing position is a midfielder. 

Sergej Milinković-Savić played for the youth team of Sporting and Grazer AK. In 2006, he joined the youth team of Vojvodina and began his professional at the club where he helped them to win the Serbian Cup in the 2013-14 season. In June 2014, he signed a five-year contract with Belgian club Genk and was given the number 20 shirt. He played 24 games for Genk before transferring to Italian club Lazio one year later. With Lazio, he has made over 250 appearances for Lazio and has won the Coppa Italia once and the Supercoppa Italiana twice. 

On the international level, born in Spain, Sergej Milinković-Savić represents Serbia at the international level. He has represented Serbia at various age levels. He has represented Serbia at U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. He was a member of the Serbian U20 team that won the 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup and received the tournament's Bronze Ball award for his performance. He made his senior international team debut for Serbia on 10 November 2017. He has represented Serbia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Since making his debut, he obtained 34 caps and scored 6 goals for Serbia. 

Sergej Milinković-Savić Famous For

Sergej Milinković-Savić Delighted for victory!

Where was Sergej Milinković-Savić from?

Sergej Milinković-Savić was born on 27 February 1995. His birthplace is Lleida, Spain. He holds Spanish and Serbian nationality. He belongs to the white ethnicity. Likewise, his religion is Christianity and as per his birthdate, his zodiac sign is Pisces. He was born to his father, Nikola Milinković, and to his mother, Milijana Savić. His father, Nikola Milinković is a Serbian retired footballer who played as a midfielder, and his mother, Milijana Savić was a professional basketball player. He grew up with his younger brother Vanja Milinković-Savić who is also a Serbian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Italian club Torino. He has also got one younger sister named Jana Milinković-Savić. Information regarding his education is currently unavailable.

What club does Savic play for?

Sergej Milinković-Savić played for the youth team of Sporting and Grazer AK. 

Vojvodina

  • In 2006, Sergej Milinković-Savić joined the youth team of Vojvodina and began his professional at the club.
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić was one of the midfielders who emerged from the youth squad that won two consecutive national youth championship titles. Consequently, on 26 December 2012, he signed his first professional contract with the club, penning a three-year deal.
  • After progressing through the youth ranks at Vojvodina, he made his senior team debut for the club on 23 November 2013 in a 3-0 away loss to Jagodina. On 9 March 2014, he scored his first goal for the club in a 1-1 away draw with Spartak Subotica. In total, he made 16 appearances for the club, scoring 4 goals and providing 1 assist in all the competitions as he helped Vojvodina win the 2013-14 Serbian Cup in the club's centennial year.

Genk

  • In June 2014, Sergej Milinković-Savić signed a five-year contract with Belgian club Genk for a transfer fee of €1 million and was given the number 20 shirt. He made his debut for the club on 2 August 2014 in a 1-1 draw against Cercle Brugge. On 18 January 2015, he scored his first goal for the club in a 1-1 draw against KSC Lokeren. During his 2014-15 season, he made 24 appearances for the club, scoring 5 goals and providing 1 assist in all the competitions. 

Lazio

  • On 31 July 2015, Sergej Milinković-Savić joined Italian club Lazio for a transfer fee of €12 million. He made his debut for the club on 18 August 2015 in a 1-0 home win over Bayer Leverkusen in the first leg of the Champions League play-off round. On 17 September 2015, he scored his first goal for the club in a 1-1 Europa League draw with Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk. On 9 January 2016, he scored his first Serie A goal for the club in a 3-1 away win over Fiorentina. In his first season, he made 35 appearances for the club, scoring 3 goals and providing 1 assist in all the competitions.
  • In his second season at Lazio, Sergej Milinković-Savić scored seven goals from 39 appearances (league and cup). 
  • On Sunday 5 December 2021, Sergej Milinković-Savić became the most prolific midfielder at S.S. Lazio scoring against Sampdoria. He surpassed the previous holder Pavel Nedved who held the record with 33 goals for over a decade.
  • With Lazio, Sergej Milinković-Savić has made over 250 appearances for Lazio and has won the Coppa Italia once and the Supercoppa Italiana twice.

International Career

  • Born in Spain, Sergej Milinković-Savić represents Serbia at the international level. 
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić has represented Serbia at various age levels. 
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić has represented Serbia at U19, U20, U21, and the senior level. 
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić played for Serbia at the 2013 UEFA Under19 Championship, winning the gold medal.
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić was a member of the Serbian U20 team that won the 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup and received the tournament's Bronze Ball award for his performance. 
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić then appeared at the 2014 UEFA U19 Championship, as the team was eliminated in the semi-final by Portugal after penalties. He missed Serbia's last spot-kick in the penalty shoot-out.
  • In the summer of 2017, Sergej Milinković-Savić played for Serbia at the 2017 UEFA European U21 Championship.
  • In October 2015, Sergej Milinković-Savić received his first call-up to the full squad by manager Radovan Ćurčić for Serbia's UEFA Euro 2016 qualifiers against Albania and Portugal. He remained an unused substitute in both games.
  • On 30 October 2017, Sergej Milinković-Savić was included in the Serbia squad for friendlies against China and South Korea.
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić made his senior international team debut for Serbia on 10 November 2017 in a 2-0 friendly win against China. 
  • In June 2018, Sergej Milinković-Savić was selected in the Serbian squad for the 2018 World Cup, playing all three group stage matches.
  • On 8 October 2020, Sergej Milinković-Savić scored his first international goal for Serbia, scoring twice in a 2-1 win over Norway in the semi-finals of the Euro 2020 qualifying play-off.
  • Since making his debut, Sergej Milinković-Savić obtained 34 caps and scored 6 goals for Serbia. 

Who is Sergej Milinković-Savić Wife?


Looking at his personal life, Sergej Milinković-Savić is a married guy. He got married to his beautiful girlfriend, Natalija Ilic who have been together for a long time. His wife, Natalija Ilic is a Serbian blogger and doctor who studied medicine in her native Serbia before moving to Rome after completing her studies. The couple started dating in 2017. The couple is now engaged after five years together. They are regularly seen traveling around the world together and they keep on sharing a couple of pictures together on their social media accounts. At present, they are living their life happily together.

How much is Sergej Milinković-Savić's net worth?

Sergej Milinković-Savić is a Serbian professional football player who currently plays for Serie A club Lazio. In June 2014, he signed a five-year contract with Belgian club Genk for a transfer fee of €1 million. In July 2015, he joined the Italian club Lazio for a transfer fee of €12 million. As of 2022, his net worth is believed to be €7.5 million and he received £3.9 million as a yearly salary from his current club. Besides this, he also earns a decent amount of money from sponsorship, salary from the national team, endorsement deals with various brands including Nike, and more. In addition, his market value is around €70 million. With these massive earnings, he is living a luxurious lifestyle.

How tall is Sergej Milinković-Savić?

Sergej Milinković-Savić stands at the height of 1.91m i.e. 6 feet and 3 inches tall. He has a body weight of 76kg. Moreover, he has an athletic body build. His eye color is brown and his hair color is blonde. His chest size is 42 inches, his arms size is 14 inches and his waist size is 32 inches. In addition, his sexual orientation is straight. He frequently does exercise to maintain his body. Overall, he has got a healthy body with tattoos on his body parts. 

Sergej Milinković-Savić’s Transfer History

  • Sergej Milinković-Savić played for the youth team of Sporting and Grazer AK. 
  • In 2006, Sergej Milinković-Savić joined the youth team of Vojvodina and began his professional at the club.
  • In June 2014, Sergej Milinković-Savić signed a five-year contract with Belgian club Genk for a transfer fee of €1 million. 
  • In July 2015, Sergej Milinković-Savić joined Italian club Lazio for a transfer fee of €12 million.

Awards and Achievements

Honors

  • Won the 2013-14 Serbian Cup with Vojvodina.
  • Won the 2018-19 Coppa Italia with Lazio.
  • Won the 2017, 2019 Supercoppa Italiana with Lazio.
  • Won the 2013 UEFA European U19 Championship with Serbia U19. 
  • Won the 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup with Serbia U20. 

Individual 

  • Won the 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup Bronze Ball.
  • Won the 2018-19 Serie A Best Midfielder.
  • Won the 2020-21, 2021-22 Lazio Player of the Season.
  • Serie A Team of the Year: 2017-18
  • Serie A Player of the Month: December 2019, January 2021

Trivias About Sergej Milinković-Savić You Need To Know.

  • Sergej Milinković-Savić holds both Spanish and Serbian nationality.
  • Born in Spain, Sergej Milinković-Savić represents Serbia at the international level.
  • His father, Nikola Milinković is a Serbian retired footballer who played as a midfielder, and his mother, Milijana Savić was a professional basketball player.
  • His younger brother, Vanja Milinković-Savić is also a Serbian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Italian club Torino.
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić wears shirt number 21 for Lazio.