With the national team nicknamed the Orlovi , football has a long history in both Serbia and neighbouring countries. Serbia competed under the various forms of Yugoslav national teams, where it achieved considerable success, finishing fourth at the 1930 and 1962 World Cups respectively. Considered by FIFA and UEFA to be the successor of both the Yugoslavia and Serbia and Montenegro national teams, the achievements of the promising team of the 1990s which featured players such as Dragan Stojković, Dejan Savićević, Predrag Mijatović, Vladimir Jugović and Siniša Mihajlović was somewhat curbed due to international sanctions imposed against Yugoslavia at the time due to the Yugoslav Wars.
Following the dissolution of Serbia and Montenegro, Serbia has played as an independent nation since 2006. Arguably the team's greatest success could be described as the 1–0 win over Germany at the 2010 World Cup, a campaign which eventually led to the team's elimination in the group stage.
The home ground of the national team is the Rajko Mitić Stadium of Red Star Belgrade, located in Belgrade.
Both FIFA and UEFA consider the Serbian national team to be the direct and sole successor of the Yugoslavia and Serbia and Montenegro teams. Description provided by Wikipedia
|1.||Nemanja Matić||Serbia||1.3m fans||724.0|
|2.||Marko Grujić||Serbia||499.6k fans||565.1|
|3.||Duško Tošić||Serbia||477.9k fans||522.8|
|4.||Sergej Milinković-Savić||Serbia||340.7k fans||485.5|
|5.||Andrija Živković||Serbia||166.9k fans||402.2|
|6.||Predrag Rajković||Serbia||148.0k fans||385.4|
|7.||Luka Milivojević||Serbia||95.2k fans||360.4|
|8.||Luka Jovic||Serbia||120.3k fans||354.7|
|9.||Aleksandar Prijović||Serbia||98.5k fans||330.5|
|10.||Branislav Ivanović||Serbia||51.6k fans||313.0|
|11.||Filip Kostić||Serbia||77.1k fans||298.4|
|12.||Aleksandar Kolarov||Serbia||41.6k fans||261.8|
|13.||Nikola Milenković||Serbia||45.0k fans||242.8|
|14.||Adem Ljajić||Serbia||42.3k fans||234.0|
|15.||Miloš Veljković||Serbia||27.9k fans||196.0|
|16.||Uroš Spajić||Serbia||22.4k fans||171.9|
|17.||Dušan Tadić||Serbia||18.2k fans||159.4|
|18.||Nemanja Radonjic||Serbia||17.5k fans||156.5|
|19.||Marko Dmitrović||Serbia||10.2k fans||129.5|
|20.||Vladimir Stojković||Serbia||2.2k fans||81.2|
|21.||Milan Rodić||Serbia||437 fans||56.3|
|22.||Antonio Rukavina||Serbia||8 fans||30.0|
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