Today's Slaviša Jokanović Talking Points
Slaviša Jokanović (Serbian Cyrillic: Славиша Јокановић; born 16 August 1968) is a Serbian former professional footballer who played from the late 1980s to early 2000s, and the current manager of English club Fulham.
A physical player, not devoid of skill and with excellent ability in the air, the defensive midfielder impressed at Partizan before spending seven seasons in La Liga with three different clubs, appearing in 208 games and scoring 31 goals, mainly for Tenerife. He also played for two years at Chelsea towards the end of his career, and represented FR Yugoslavia at the 1998 World Cup and Euro 2000, earning 64 caps and scoring ten goals in an eleven-year international career.
Jokanović began his managerial career in 2007, winning two consecutive doubles with Partizan, the 2012 Thai Premier League with Muangthong United and leading Watford to promotion to the Premier League in 2015.Close