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Neven Subotic
Neven Subotic
Neven Subotic
Date of Birth:Dec 10, 1988 (Age 25)
Place of Birth:Banja Luka (Bosnia-Herzegovina)
Nationality:Serbia
Height:193 cm.
Weight:88 Kg.
Position:Defender
Squad Number:4
Neven Subotic, Borussia Dortmund (firo)
Subotic made his first team debut towards the close of the Bundesliga season as Mainz were relegated. In the 2. Bundesliga the next season, he grabbed a starting role and quickly received became known as one of the best young defenders in Germany.

On June 4, 2008, Subotic signed for Borussia Dortmund on a 5-year contract. He made his debut for his new club in the German Supercup tie against Bayern Munich, which Dortmund won 2-1. Subotic's defensive attracted a lot of attention. In December 2008, he was named in the best 11 team of the first half of the 2008–09 Bundesliga season.

On 28 March 2009, Subotic made his international debut for Serbian national team, coming on in the 65th minute as a substitute in the 2010 World Cup qualifier in Constanta in which Serbia defeated Romania 3-2. He got a lot of support from his head coach Antic, who even compared him with Spanish Legend, Fernando Hierro. On 10 June 2009, Subotic scored his first goal for Serbia in the 2-0 win over the Faroe Islands.


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Subotic was eligible to represent the United States, Serbia, or Bosnia-Herzegovina, but he chose Serbia.

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