Defensive midfielder and center back who won a Yugoslav First League title with Partizan and a Serie A championship with Sampdoria.
From 1970-1981, he played youth soccer for Ljubljana.
He managed teams when his playing career was over, signing with the Slovenian national team in 2013.
He was born and raised in Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, which is now considered part of Slovenia.
Midfielder Andrej Komac played for him in the Slovenian national team.