|Full name||Saša Drakulić|
|Date of birth||28 August 1972|
|Place of birth||Vinkovci, SFR Yugoslavia|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|1993–1994||Red Star Belgrade||11||(2)|
|1995–1998||Busan Daewoo Royals||57||(16)|
|1998–1999||Suwon Samsung Bluewings||44||(26)|
|2000||→ Suwon Samsung Bluewings (loan)||14||(5)|
|2001–2003||Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma||90||(27)|
|2005||Vojvodina Novi Sad||1||(0)|
|2006||→ ČSK Pivara (loan)||17||(14)|
|2007–2008||Vojvodina Novi Sad||7||(3)|
|2008–2010||Proleter Novi Sad||20||(14)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 December 2010.
Saša Drakulić (Serbian Cyrillic: Саша Дракулић ; born 28 August 1972 in Vukovar) is a retired Serbian footballer. The striker went to South Korea in 1995 and during his nine seasons in the K League made a name for himself as one of the most successful foreign players ever in the league.
Drakulić joined Red Star Belgrade in 1993.
In 1995 he joined the Korean side Busan Daewoo Royals, scoring eight goals the first season. He played for the Busan Daewoo Royals until July 1998, when he made the switch to Suwon Samsung Bluewings. With the Bluewings he won two consecutive K-League Championships in 1998 and 1999, before making an ill-fated switch to J. League Division 1 side Kashiwa Reysol.
In 2011, he was on the move again, joining Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma. Drakulić won three Championship medals from 2001–2003 with the Chunma before departing the K-League and signing for Cypriot side AEK Larnaca.
During his nine seasons in K League, Drakulić scored 104 goals in his 271 matches (Regular season and League Cup, at the time the second-highest scoring tally in the history of the league. He holds the record for the most shots on goal with 941 strikes.
In 2005 he moved back to the First League of Serbia and Montenegro with Vojvodina Novi Sad, but subsequently moved on to second division side ČSK Pivara at the start of 2006. After ČSK Pivara, Drakulić joined Mladost Apatin in July 2006.
After a successful year with Mladost, Drakulic moved back to Vojvodina in the summer of 2007, and made an appearance in the UEFA Cup tie against Hibernians FC. His Vojvodina contract was cancelled in December 2007 after he picked up a cruciate knee injury whilst playing in an indoor football tournament without the permission of his club.
Stats in K League
- Other competitive competitions, including the Korean Super Cup, Asian Super Cup, A3 Champions Cup, Peace Cup.
|Club||Season||K League Classic||KFA Cup||League Cup||Continental||Other||Total|
Stats in J1 League
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Total|
|Japan||League||Emperor's Cup||J.League Cup||Total|
|2000||Kashiwa Reysol||J1 League||2||0||0||0||0||0||2||0|
|K-League Top Scorer
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