Red Star appoints Aleksandar Jankovic as coach
Red Star Belgrade has appointed Aleksandar Jankovic as its new
coach, one day after former Croatia international Robert Prosinecki
resigned from the post.
The 40-year-old Jankovic previously briefly coached Red Star in
2008 and also took charge of SC Lokeren in 2009 in the Belgian
league. He is currently coaching Serbia’s under-21 team.
Prosinecki resigned Monday after Red Star drew 2-2 draw against
10-men Rad Belgrade in the opening match of the Serbian league a
Prosinecki played for Red Star when the Serbian club won the
1991 European Cup. He later joined Real Madrid, Barcelona, Sevilla
and Portsmouth before returning to Croatia to become an assistant
coach of the national team.