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After parting ways with Virtus Bologna, Stefan Markovic was looking for the next destination in his career. Crvenza Zvezda was on the market for a point guard and the deal between the two sides came naturally.

Stefan Markovic

Stefan  Markovic
Position: PG
Age: 33
Height: 199 cm
Weight: 98 kg
Birth place: Serbia

The Serbian side announced the signing of the experienced player until the end of the 2022-23 season, as coach Dejan Radonjic was after a floor general who could intensify the competition in the team and bring extra quality to his roster.

The former international brings loads of EuroLeague experience to Red Star, as he has contested 91 games at Europe's top level, averaging 4.9 points and 4.0 assists in 23 minutes with Unicaja Malaga (2014-16) and Khimki (2017-19). His signing with Zvezda signals his return to his native country after eleven years spent abroad.

The 33-year-old Belgrade-born guard won the Italian League with his last team to date, Virtus Bologna, in 2021. He has also played for Hemofarm, Benetton Treviso, Valencia, Banvit and Zenit.

He finished the 2020-21 season averaging 3.6 points on 32,6% three-point shots, 3.5 rebounds and 5.7 assists in 20 games with the Italian powerhouse, who reached the EuroCup semi-finals.

Markovic has also won three silver medals with Serbia. The first came at the 2009 EuroBasket, the second at the World Cup in 2014. year, and the last one at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016.

Current roster


Crvena Zvezda MTS Belgrade

Position Player Status
PG Nate Wolters (story) Signed until 2022
PG Aleksa Uskokovic Signed until 2024
PG Nikola Ivanovic Signed until 2022
PG Stefan Markovic (story)
Signed until 2023
SG Branko Lazic Signed until 2022
SG Ognjen Dobric (story) Signed until 2023
SG/SF Austin Hollins (story) Signed until 2022
SF Stefan Lazarevic (story) Signed until 2022
SF Marko Simonovic Signed until 2022
SF Dejan Davidovac Signed until 2022
SF Aleksa Radanov Signed until 2022
PF Aaron White (story) Signed until 2023
PF Luka Mitrovic Signed until 2023
PF Nikola Kalinic (story) Signed until 2022 +1
C Ognjen Kuzmic Signed until 2023
C Nik Popovic Signed until 2024
C Maik Zirbes (story) Signed until 2022 +1
Coach Dejan Radonjic
Expired contract Jordan Loyd (not coming back), Landry Nnoko (not coming back), Duop Reath, Marko Jagodic Kuridza
Rumored to leave  
Interested Stefan Jovic, Greg Monroe
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