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Miloš Milutinović

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Playing positionManager
(former Winger)

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Miloš Milutinović ( ) (born 5 February 1933 in Bajina Bašta, Serbia; died 28 January 2003 in Belgrade, Serbia) was a Serbian football player and manager. He is regarded as one of the most talented players in Yugoslavia's history and one of the greatest wingers of all time.

During his club career he played for FK Bor, FK Partizan, OFK Beograd, FC Bayern Munich, RCF Paris, and Stade Français Paris. In the 1955-56 season, he scored 2 goals in the first ever European Champion Clubs' Cup match, a 3-3 draw between FK Partizan and Sporting Clube de Portugal, then scored 4 goals in the return leg which Partizan won 5-2 in Belgrade. In the quarter-finals second leg, he scored 2 goals in a 3-0 win over eventual champions Real Madrid, but that was not enough to overcome Real Madrid's 4-0 win in the first leg.

In total, he played 213 matches and scored 231 goals for FK Partizan, winning 2 national cup (1954 and 1957). He then moved to OFK Beograd and later to Bayern Munich. In 1959, he underwent surgery for his ongoing lung problems. He stayed one year in Germany before playing in Paris.

For the Yugoslavia national football team, he was named the player of the tournament as Yugoslavia won the European youth title in 1951, finishing top scorer with four goals. He made his full international debut on 21 May 1953 against Wales, in a 5-2 victory. He earned 33 caps in total and represented the country in the 1954 and 1958 World Cups.

After retirement from playing, he became a manager, and coached OFK Beograd, FK Dubočica (Leskovac), FK Proleter (Zrenjanin), Atlas, Beşiktaş J.K., Altay, Velež Mostar (won national cup in 1981), FK Partizan (won national championship in 1983), and Yugoslavia.

He was the brother of famous coach Bora Milutinović, and also 1958 World Cup teammate Milorad Milutinović.

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