Dragan Stojkovic is a Serbian professional football manager and the current head coach of the Serbia national football team. He is also the former captain of his nation who played as a midfielder. The 57-year-old’s net worth is $2 million. Here we look closely at Dragan Stojkovic’s net worth, salary earnings, career, stats, wife, and more.
About Dragan Stojkovic
Dragan Stojkovic Piksi was born on 3 March 1965, in Nis, SR Serbia, Yugoslavia. He is a former professional footballer and a long-time captain of his nation.
The midfielder played 2 World Cups, one for SFR Yugoslavia and one for FR Yugoslavia. He was a key player for the Serbian club Red Star Belgrade and captained the side for a long time.
Dragan Stojkovic is the head coach of Serbia and leading the nation in the FIFA World Cup 2022.
Dragan Stojkovic earned 84 international caps for Yugoslavia (1983-2001) and scored 15 goals for his nation. The midfielder played a key part in the 1990 and 1998 FIFA World Cups.
At the 1990 World Cup, Dragan scored both goals in their 2-1 victory over Spain in the Round of 16. In the quarter-finals, he was one of the three Yugoslavian players who missed their penalties in a 3-2 shootout defeat to Argentina. He was selected in the All-Star team of the tournament for his impressive performance. Dragan Stojkovic captained his nation in the 1998 World Cup.
The midfielder made 120 league appearances for Red Star Belgrade (1986-1990) and scored 54 goals. He also played for the French club Marseille.
Dragan spent a long time of his career at the Japanese club Nagoya Grampus Eight (1994-2001).
Dragan Stojkovic managed Nagoya Grampus (2008-2013) and Guangzhou R&F (2015-2020) before taking charge of the Serbia national team.
He was appointed as the head coach of the Serbia national team on 3 March 2021. Dragan Stojkovic helped the nation to qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2022, directly from the UEFA region. They beat Portugal by 2-1 goals, thanks to Aleksandar Mitrovic’s late goal, to push Portugal into the playoffs and qualify directly.
In the Qatar World Cup, Serbia lost their opening game against Brazil by 2-0 goals. They drew with Cameroon in a 3-3 thriller in their second game.
Who will join Brazil in the Round of 16 from Group G?#FIFAWorldCup | #Qatar2022
— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) November 28, 2022
Serbia would play against Switzerland to qualify for the Round of 16.
Dragan Stojkovic Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings
Serbia head coach Dragan Stojkovic’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023. The 57-year-old earns a decent salary as the head coach of Serbia and for leading the nation in the FIFA World Cup 2022.
Dragan Stojkovic earns a £571,386 annual salary as the head coach of Serbia. A potential contract extension could be on the table for him, given Serbia’s performance in the Qatar World Cup.
|Full Name||Dragan Stojkovic|
|Current Team||Serbia (Head Coach)|
|Date of Birth||3 March 1965|
|Height||174 cm (5 ft 8 in)|
|Birthplace||Nis, SR Serbia, Yugoslavia|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
Serbia head coach Dragan Stojkovic prefers the 3-4-3 or 3-4-1-2 formations. He usually deploys three center-backs for defensive solidity. It also allows the wing-backs to make forward runs and contribute to the attack. He uses a lone striker or two strikers in front of an attacking midfielder.
Dragan Stojkovic’s Wife
Serbia’s boss Dragan is a married man. He married his sweetheart Snezana back in the 90s. The couple has been living peacefully.
Born on 3 March 1965, he is 57 years old.
Dragan is 174 cm (5 ft 8 in) tall.
[As of 28 Nov. 2022]
|Serbia||2021 – Present||23||14||5||4||60.87|
Achievements as a Player
Red Star Belgrade:
- Yugoslav Cup: 1989-90
- Yugoslavia First League: 1987-88, 1989-90
- Summer Olympic Bronze: 1984
- FIFA World Cup All-Star Team: 1990
FAQs About Dragan Stojkovic
What is Dragan Stojkovic Net Worth in 2023?
Serbia boss Dragan Stojkovic’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023.
How much is his salary?
He earns a £571,386 yearly salary as the head coach of the Serbia national team.
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