Date of birth: 03/03/1998 (18 years old)
Place of birth: Serbia
Youth career: Partizan Belgrade
Senior career: Partizan Belgrade, Teleoptik Zmun (loan)
Squad number: —
Current national team: Serbia U-18
Position: defensive midfielder, central midfielder, attacking midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: Future Talents Cup 2014/2015, 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/0)
Contract until: 31.12.2018
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Jordan Henderson
– positional sense
– pace and acceleration
– dynamism and power
No significant weaknesses.
Style of play:
– box-to-box midfielder
– hard-working player who brings energy to the team
– combination of strength, stamina, technique and tactical expertise
– likes to play through balls
– often makes pacy, energetic runs with the ball through the middle
– impacts the game at both the ends of the pitch
– able to produce powerful and dangerous runs up field on the counter attack
– high number of touches and passes per game
– excellent vision and ability to read the game
– constantly asking for the ball and often is an additional passing option
– often drops deep and is involved in the buildup of plays
– likes to make late runs into penalty box
– forceful, quick and powerful
– provides dynamism to the team’s build up process
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-2-3-1.
Future Talents Cup 2014/2015 runner-up with Partizan.
League summary (as for 2 July 2016):
No senior team appearances yet.
Jovan Nišić is a product of famous Partizan Belgrade youth academy, also known as Belin–Lazarević–Nadoveza youth school. He is a part of very talented generation of Partizan players born in 1998, including, among others Sava Petrov, Filip Čermelj, Igor Zlatanović, Miloš Kukolj, Stefan Ilić and Marko Čubrilo. In February 2016, Jovan signed his first professional contract with the “Black & Whites”, which will keep him at the club until 2019. He is a regular Serbian international and is currently a member of the “Оrlovi” U-18 squad.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Country-scale star with top European club ambition.