Scotland coach Gordon Strachan says he hopes the national team side would play a friendly game before their “must-win” clash against Slovenia in 2017 so the players can warm up ahead of the game. Scotland is four points behind second-placed opponents but they hope to tap into the opportunity presented by four home games of […]
English Premier League side Arsenal are interested in landing Slovenia international Jan Oblak as they have been keeping tabs on him for a while, reports say. The North London side are however stuck as his club Atletico Madrid placed a €100 million price tag on him. The goalkeeper is one of the finest goalkeepers in […]
Malta has named the squad that will prosecute the important game against Slovenia. The game, slated for November 11, is a Group F World Cup qualifier for Russia 2018. Also, Malta are set to place Euro 2016 surprise side, Iceland four days later. Both games are billed to hold at Malta’s national stadium, and the […]
Slovenia opened their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign with a disappointing 2-2 draw against Lithuania.
Compared to the rest of the national sides in Group F of the 2018 World Cup qualifying groups, Slovenia actually has the upper hand when it comes to actually qualifying for the worldwide competition as they have done it on 2 other occasions back in 2002 and 2010. Only Scotland and England have a better […]
Slovenia has been beaten by Turkey in a friendly match which served as the last preparation game for Turkey. Indeed, Turkey will be participating to the Euros in France while Slovenia were eliminated in the play-offs by Ukraine. Burak Yılmaz scored the only goal of the game in the 6th minute of the match. Yilmaz, […]
Slovenia opens its newly concluded national football centre with over 500 guests attending its opening ceremony. The centre is located at Brdo by Kranj, some 30km north of the capital Ljubljana. The guests at its opening include Slovenia’s prime minister Miro Cerar, FIFA president Gianni Infantino, UEFA general secretary ad interim Theodore Theodoridis and delegates […]
Luciano Vietto remains confident of rediscovering his scoring touch, which appears to have deserted him after the move from Villarreal to Atletico Madrid. The 22-year-old has scored only three goals since the move in the summer. Being one of the younger players in the squad,Vietto spoke about the film that he has received from established […]
The Slovenian national football team has always struggled trying to get beyond the group stages of any competition. In their latest journey at the international stage, Slovenia sustained a 3-1 defeat against Ukraine which left the team of Srecko Katanec out of the 2016 Euro’s and unable to make it past the group stages as […]
Slovenia goalkeeper Samir Handanovic has announced his retirement from international football with immediate effect.