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Dejan Stanković

Personal information
Full nameDejan Stanković
Date of birth11 September 1978(age 38)
Place of birthBelgrade, SFR Yugoslavia
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11.3 in)
Playing positionMidfielder
Club information
Current clubInternazionale

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Dejan Stanković (Serbian Cyrillic: Дејан Станковић, born 11 September 1978) is an Serbian association football player who plays for the Italian Serie A side Internazionale and the Serbian national team, which he captains. He is an attacking midfielder who can also play out wide on the wings or track back in a defensive midfield role. "Deki", as he is nicknamed, is best known for his effective, accurate passing, versatility and creativity as well as his ability to score goals from long distance.

On 13 June 2010, Stanković became the first player to represent in FIFA World Cups, a national team with 3 different names: FR Yugoslavia, Serbia and Montenegro and Serbia.

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