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Part Two: 1 on 1 with Oakland University defender Vuk Popovic

In part two of Goalden’s interview with Vuk Popovic, we find out what he believes the differences are between the European game and the North American game.

Goalden: what are the differences you’ve noticed between the European soccer game and the North American soccer game?

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Part One: 1 on 1 with Oakland University defender Vuk Popovic

Originally from Belgrade, Serbia, Vuk Popovic (pronounced Vook Pop-o-vitch) is a tall, strong center-back. He is a reliable and smart defender who can cover the best of forwards and possesses skill to contribute in an offensive attack. Like many young Europeans, Popovic had to make a decision about his playing career in his teenage years. It was either continue soccer in Serbia or pursue an education. Instead, Popovic decided to combine the two by playing division I soccer at Oakland University in Michigan while at the same time receive a college education.