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Top 5 European footballers who played in South America

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5.- Dejan Petkovic

After a failed time in Spanish football between Real Madrid, Sevilla, and Racing, this Serbian footballer decided to take a shot at South America.

The ideal place for him was Brazil, he built his career in several clubs from that country. His first club was Vitoria but he also played for Fluminense, Goias, Santos FC, and Atletico Mineiro.

However, this attacking midfielder lived his better years as a footballer when he played with Flamengo.

Petkovic won the Brazilian Serie A in 2009 as a seasoned veteran.