Žanko Savov

Žanko Savov
Personal information
Full name Žanko Savov
Date of birth (1965-09-14) 14 September 1965
Place of birth Udovo, Valandovo, SFR Yugoslavia
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1989 Belasica 28 (6)
1989–1991 Pelister 40 (4)
1991–1995 Vardar
1995–1998 Jeonbuk Hyundai Dinos 58 (11)
Radnički Niš[1]
????–2004 Cementarnica 55
Teams managed
2005 Cementarnica 55
FK Aerodrom
2013–2014 Borec

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Žanko Savov (Macedonian: Жанко Савов; born 14 September 1965) is a retired Macedonian football striker and a current football coach.[2]

Born in Udovo,[3] Valandovo, SR Macedonia, back then within SFR Yugoslavia, he started his career in the Yugoslav Second League playing with FK Belasica and FK Pelister between 1988 and 1991.[4] By 2016 he is listed among FK Vardar legends at club official website. He played with Vardar between 1991 and 1995 having won three national championships and two cups. Vardar official website considers him as the player that dominated Macedonian football at the first three seasons of the Macedonian First Football League. He was also the player of the match at the final of the first edition of the Macedonian Cup as he provided Vardar the honor of conquering the trophy by scoring the only and winning goal at the last minute of the game against FK Pelister.[3]



  1. Жанко Савов во Раднички (Н), Кускински во Војводина at Utrinski vesnik, 16-10-2006, retrieved 26-6-2014 (Macedonian)
  2. "Zanko Savov". Football Database.eu. Retrieved 26 June 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 Жанко Савов at FK Vardar official website, retrieved 9-2-2016
  4. Stats fromYugoslav leagues at B92

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