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Nebojsa Popovic
Nebojsa  Popovic

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Rochester

Last College:
St. Louis

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 170

Position:
Forward

Major:
Accounting


10/10/2017

OAKLAND BLANKS OHIO STATE, 1-0

Greene scores second consecutive game-winning goal, Mink records shutout

10/07/2017

LATE GOAL FROM GREENE LIFTS OAKLAND PAST NKU

Ricci and Greene each score goals, Popovic adds two assists

09/30/2017

RICCI SCORES TWO GOALS AS OAKLAND FALLS AT GREEN BAY

Senior records two goals in a game for the second time this season, Popovic adds assist

09/27/2017

OAKLAND STUNS NO. 20 MICHIGAN, 2-1

Popovic scores game-winner, Ricci adds fifth goal of the season

09/16/2017

OAKLAND ROLLS PAST IUPUI, 3-0

Higgins, Popovic and Ricci score goals, Lauderdale picks up first career shutout

10/16/2017

10-16-17 Men's Soccer vs Detroit Mercy

10-16-17 Men's Soccer vs Detroit Mercy Photos: by Jose Juarez

09/23/2017

Oakland vs. Cleveland State

Oakland vs. Cleveland State 9/23/17

11/07/2016

11-7-16 Oakland Men's Soccer vs Green Bay

11-7-16 Oakland Men's Soccer vs Green Bay - Horizon League Tournament Quarterfinals Photos by Jose Juarez

11/04/2016

11-4-16 Men's Soccer vs UIC - Senior Night

11-4-16 Men's Soccer vs UIC - Senior Night Photos by Jose Juarez

10/22/2016

Oakland Men's Soccer vs Belmont 10-22-16

Oakland Men's Soccer vs Belmont Photos by Jose Juarez

Career Stats  | Career Game-by-Game Stats  

2016:
▪ Started all 18 games while ranking second on the team in points (11), goals (4) and tied for third in assists (3)
▪ Named to the Horizon League All-Freshman Team
▪ His three goals in conference play tied for fifth in conference stats only
▪ Scored his first career goal in Oakland’s 3-2 win over Northern Kentucky (9/10)
▪ Notched his first career assist against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara (8/26)

Academic Honors:
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016 and Spring 2017)

High School:

 Three-year letterwinner under coach Purgatori (Rochester High)
▪ Ran Varsity Track for two years in the 100m dash, 200m dash, 4x100 relay, and 4x200m relay
▪ Played for Vardar U12-U18, placing third in nationals (2012-2013)
▪ Memeber of Vardar three-time State Championship (2010, 2011, 2013)
Competed in the Machester United Premier Cup World Final hosted in Shanghai, China (2012)
Two-time Machester United Premier Cup Boot recipient
Called up to play on 2015 US U-20 National Team seeing action against Serbia and Isreal

Top Athletic Performance:
2012 Manchester United Premier Cup Champions
 Scored five goals in one match

Personal:

Full Name: Nebojsa Popovic
Parents: Rade and Nina
Siblings: Djordje and Olivera
Major: Accounting

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Close to family
2. Great academics
3. Athletic Department

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