Sergej Milinković–Savić is a Serbian footballer who currently plays as the midfielder for Italian club Lazio and the Serbia National Team. Interestingly, Sergej carried two surnames as to the matter of fact which were of his mother and father rather than just taking up father’s surname. Sergej has got some interesting tattoos on his body. Let us explore them.
1. ‘Royal Flush’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On his right forearm there is a tattoo of Royal Flush turning his hand into a royal flush hand.
Meaning: Royal flush hand is the symbol of success, confidence, power, and victory. It includes an ace, King, Queen, Jack, and 10 of all one suit (hearts, diamonds, spades, or clubs) thus, representing the supreme power and authority. The royal flush hand can be used to symbolize good luck.
2. ‘Clock’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Just above his royal flush tattoo, Sergej has got a tattoo of a clock which carries a name inside it written as, ‘Vanja‘.
Meaning: The clock symbolizes the cycle of life and death. Also, people get clock inked by specifically mentioning the time in order to mark the important moments of life. Vanja, the name tattooed inside Sergej’s tattoo is the name of his brother, who is also a footballer and plays as a goalkeeper for Italian club Torino. Sergej shares a very close bond with his younger brother and this tattoo is the dedication of his love as the time shown on the clock marks the time when Vanja was born. The year above the clock is the birthyear of Vanja as he was born on 20 February 1997.
3. ‘1997’ Tattoo
Tattoo: 1997 tattooed on the top left side of Sergej’s clock tattoo.
Meaning: 1997 is the birthyear of Sergej’s younger brother, Vanja Milinković-Savić.
4. Anatomical Heart Tattoo
Tattoo: Anatomical heart inked on Sergej’s right forearm.
Meaning: Anatomical heart is the symbol of friendship, love, and commemorate adoration feelings. However, they can also represent the unity of life as the heart itself is the center of life and body.
5. Leg Tattoo
Tattoo: Sergej has got his right leg covered in roses and stems tattoo. Also, in between the roses we can see the name, ‘NIKOLA‘ inked.
Meaning: Roses are the symbol of love, romance, and affection. This tattoo is his dedication of love for his father, Nikola Milinković who is a former Serbian footballer and played as a midfielder.
6. Forearm Tattoos
Tattoo: On the inner side of his left wrist, there are few tiny tattoos which include a paw print, red-marked lines, and a tiny cage.
7. ‘Skull and Flower’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On his right hand there is a majestic skull inked along with a flower on its base such that it gives a look of a face.
Meaning: Skull is the symbol of death and evil and a flower represents beauty. However, a flower along with the skull symbolizes the new beginning and a fresh start by overcoming all the struggles, bad times, and by defeating your enemies. Together, a skull and the flower also symbolizes a struggle between the beautiful and the ugly in times of evil versus bad.
8. ‘Sister’s Name’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On his right forearm there is another clock tattoo which carries a banner circling it from its center and carries the name, ‘Jana’.
Meaning: Jana is the name of Sergej’s younger sister. The clock tattoo represents his way of marking Jana’s birth time and showcase his love for her.