UK time is: 15:07:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Dejan's back on the South Coast

Dejan Stefanovic had always said he wanted to return to the South Coast in a playing or coaching capacity, as seemed more likely, although the playing capacity seemed impossible when he retired almost 2-years ago with a knee injury...

This return has happened though as he has come out of retirement to join Hampshire's second biggest club, Havant & Waterlooville, as a player-coach.

Dejan, as he told The Mail, said he had 'missed playing' so wanted to return and believes that he has found the right club to kick-off a coaching career: 'Havant are a good club for me to start my coaching career.'

Quite how much the soon to be 36-year-old will play remains to be seen although if/when he does turn out for The Hawks I am sure that the watching Pompey fans, and there always are some in the stands at Westleigh Park, will give him a fantastic reception.

PLAY UP POMPEY!

  • Click here to make your prediction: Pompey v Watford.

    Join the Vital Pompey Debate

    Trust

  • Frippy's Virtual Bookies - latest update and place your bets!




    Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



    Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

  • The Journalist

    Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

    Date:Friday October 8 2010

    Time: 8:30AM

    Your Comments (oldest first)

    Change to most recent first
    Hmmm. Avid Dejan fan but going tomorrow with a long time friend and Dorchester supporter. 'Twill be interesting
    uktony
    Report Abuse
    08/10/2010 09:02:00

    This is the start of Dej's management career, he said he wanted to learn the trade and one day manage Pompey; I watched him say it and i have to say i believed him.
    russellm
    Report Abuse
    08/10/2010 09:19:00

    I remember reading that russell, and I wouldn't mind him coming back here one bit (found the article:- http://www.portsmouth.co.uk/sport/Stefanovic-One-day-my-vision.6387060.jp) . Quality defender and a great captain, who could alse hit a decent free kick.
    PompeyFrippy
    Report Abuse
    08/10/2010 12:20:00

    uktony that will be Prince Charles then I presume? He still lives in Pompey and has kid at school in Southsea - not Prince Charles but DJ.
    eastneydave
    Report Abuse
    08/10/2010 13:39:00

    Dejan was a tremendous asset to Pompey, hopefully his knees will stay in shape and he can get some quality game time in while he pursues his coaching/managerial future.
    Tantona
    Report Abuse
    09/10/2010 15:11:00

     

    Have Your Say

    Log in...
    with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

    Recent Portsmouth Articles

    Pompey capitulate (Sunday March 29 2015)

    Stats: Pompey v Shrewsbury (Saturday March 28 2015)

    Questioning his suitability? (Saturday March 28 2015)

    On this day in history...28th March (Saturday March 28 2015)

    Pompey v Shrewsbury - Fratton (Friday March 27 2015)

    Archived Portsmouth Articles

    List All Vital Pompey Articles
    Have your say
    Click here to suggest an article
    Click here to suggest a poll
    ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

    Vital Members League (view all)

    1. pompeyrug 267
    2. Pompeytim 62
    3. Lemmi 40
    4. storagematt 39
    5. Emsworthianblue 35
    6. mslorna48 32
    7. eastneydave 30
    8. Copnor43 26
    9. sea-juicer 26
    10. cornypomp 23

    League Results (view all)

    League Table (view table)

    Team P W D L GD Pts
    11. Exeter 39 14 13 12 -1 55
    12. Wimbledon 39 14 11 14 0 53
    13. Morecambe 39 13 11 15 -3 50
    14. Portsmouth 39 12 13 14 0 49
    15. Dag & Red 39 14 7 18 -6 49
    16. Oxford 39 11 13 15 -6 46
    17. Accrington 39 13 7 19 -18 46

    Breaking League News

    Midfielder Offered Pro Deal
    Carlisle : 30/03/2015 14:42:01
    Oxford 2-1 Carlisle (League 2)
    Carlisle : 30/03/2015 14:39:01
    Belles finish in style
    York : 30/03/2015 14:15:01
    Where Are They Now - Harry Raymond
    Plymouth : 30/03/2015 10:12:01
    On this day in history...30th March
    Portsmouth : 30/03/2015 07:00:00

    Current Site Poll (view all polls)

    MOTM v Shrewsbury?
    Suggested By:  pompeyrug
    Jones 11%
    Devera 0%
    Nosworthy 0%
    Chorley 0%
    East (41) 0%
    Dunne 53%
    Wallace 7%
    Hollands (70) 0%
    Kpekawa 0%
    Tubbs 0%
    Taylor (78) 7%
    Sub - Fogden (41) 15%
    Sub - Chaplin (70) 0%
    Sub - McCallum (78) 7%