Center back who signed with La Liga's Villarreal in 2013 and also played for Serbia's under-19 and under-21 national teams.
He played youth soccer for Partizan from 2002 to 2011.
He made his professional debut for FK Rad in 2011.
He grew up in Arandelovac, Serbia.
Striker Jozy Altidore also played for Villarreal, leaving for an opportunity to play for the Premier League's Sunderland.