Serbia national football team. Serbia National Football Team — 2018 FIFA World Cup 2018-09-02

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Yugoslavia then lost 0—1 at home to , marking the nation's first home defeat in official matches. Most appearances As of 15 November 2016 Name National team career Caps Goals 1 1998—2013 103 15 2 1994—2008 102 37 3 2005— 92 12 4 1964—1979 85 23 5 1983—2001 84 15 6 2007— 76 11 7 1989—2003 73 26 8 2006— 71 0 9 1979—1990 70 25 10 2008— 66 8 Most goals As of 11 October 2016 Name National team career Goals Caps Average 1 1946—1956 38 63 0. Their qualification group featured former World Cup winners and runners-up , traditionally powerful , as well as , and the. This was the first ever team composed of and players exclusively, while , a former Yugoslavia national team player, was named the team's first ever manager. Finishing second, Yugoslavia was drawn with the in the.

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Yugoslavia finished second in Group 6, just behind , meaning it had to go through the play-off system in order to qualify. Shortly after, the team also recorded its biggest win in history, once again against the Faroe Islands, 8—1. At the group stage, the Serbians got into Group D where the teams of , Ghana and Australia played also. The Yugoslavian fans had to wait for the next worthy performance for 28 years. One of the few bright spots of Yugoslav team in the whole tournament was Savo Milošević, who finished as the joint top scorer of the tournament, alongside Patrick Kluivert. The first half came to the end with goalless draw, and in the second half the Serbians could answer with only one goal of Marko Pantelic to two goals of the. Serbia then defeated Scotland 2—0 at home in a crucial qualifier, though their hopes were taken away after a 2—1 defeat to Belgium.

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Serbia (2018)

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Yugoslavia made easy work of Group 6, but despite an excellent record, the game against Germany would prove costly as Germany won the group thanks to a better goal difference. Serbia finished qualifying with a 5—1 home win against , putting them in third in the group, three points from a playoff spot behind Croatia and group winners Belgium. This was enough to secure Yugoslavia its first ever World Cup appearance as a new country. This team returned to form with a 2-1 win at home series but could only manage a one match draw to Estonia over Northern Ireland respectively, Northern Ireland and a crucial 3-1 win against the Faroe Islands and Serbia won back to back matches with a result 1-0. In the final though, they would lose to. Yugoslavia nonetheless finished second, level on points with Norway but ranked ahead due to its victory in Liège. Yugoslavia finished second in Group F, for despite finishing level on points with Germany, Germany finished first via a superior goal difference.

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Serbia national football team

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The Serbia national team existed from 1919 to 1921, and then ceased to exist following the creation of the first Kingdom of Yugoslavia. Now, this Serbian football team head coach name is Slavoljub Muslin. The team began qualification with a 1—1 draw against Armenia. A strong start in qualification was overshadowed by the final hurdle of matches where inconsistency took over the side dropping points against the likes of , , and. Serbia needed a win at home against Italy to confirm a play-off spot but their efforts only resulted in a 1—1 draw. Serbia was drawn in in for , together with , , and.

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Serbia and Montenegro national football team

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When the qualifiers began, the coach was , but in July 1999 he resigned and was replaced by. Yugoslavia won its first game 1—0 against Iran thanks to a goal from defender. The final group game, against Spain in , saw the Yugoslavs take the lead three times, before a penalty and an strike in injury-time secured a dramatic 4—3 win for the Spaniards and top spot in the group. Player Date of birth age Caps Goals Club Latest call-up 1996-05-16 16 May 1996 age 22 16 0 v. Both players scored five goals, although Milošević played one less match.

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Serbia Squad & Players

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Also due to the United Nations international sanctions, the team could not take part in the , nor the process. In the quarter-finals and the semi-finals, they would take out and Great Britain by the same score of 3—1. They then defeated Wales 0—3 in Cardiff. The team nonetheless won 4—1. Player Date of birth age Caps Goals Club Latest call-up 1984-11-19 19 November 1984 8 0 v. The next game was played only three days later, this time in , resulting in 1—0 loss to. The sacking meant the bringing in of to the job.


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Serbia and Montenegro national football team

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As it happened, Ireland conceded an injury-time equaliser, meaning Yugoslavia's 2—2 draw with the Croatians was sufficient for automatic qualification. Advocaat started with a draw friendly game against with 1—1. The national team participated in eight , four , and won the Olympic football tournament in 1960 at the they also finished second three times and third once. It was controlled by the. After a shocking 3—0 loss at home, Serbia overturned the result two weeks later, defeating Sweden 5—0, and advancing to the final tournament. That generation of Yugoslavian football players was incredibly talented and, quite perhaps, the Yugoslavia national football team was in for great success in the 1990s, but the Yugoslavia partition into six countries put an end to these ambitions.

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Serbia (2018)

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Subsequently, Radomir Antic was a coach and successfully followed World Cup qualification of Serbia. Immediately following the start of the second half, Yugoslavia pressured the Dutch, who inevitably conceded a header from. The qualifying stage began with Radomir Antić as coach and finished with Vladimir Petrović. The game was highely anticipated in both countries due their rivalry both on and off the pitch. A 2—1 defeat against Ireland in was followed by victories home and away against Macedonia 3—1 and 4—2 respectively , meaning that Yugoslavia needed to win its final qualifier against Croatia in Zagreb, or to draw with Ireland failing to beat Macedonia in , in order to qualify automatically for Euro 2000. In truth, the captain of Serbia team is Dejan Stankovic in 2010 World Cup. At the group stage, the Yugoslavs outplayed both the outsider — the Bolivia national football team and the tournament favourite — the.

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Consequently, the national team did not play its first game as a new country before 23 December 1994, a friendly match played in and in which won by the mark of 2—0. With the team's two losses and with Netherlands and Argentina winning both their games, Serbia and Montenegro could no longer qualify for the knockout matches, and was playing for pride alone in their final group game against. However, the turning point of this match was a penalty awarded to Yugoslavia after was fouled in the penalty area. The Serbia national football team will take part, in their present status, in their second. Due to the United Nations international sanctions, the team could not take part in the , nor the process.

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Serbia and Montenegro national football team

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Caps and goals updated as of 16 November 2018 after the match against. The qualification process began not long after in 2007 and ended in disappointment for Serbia. In their first tournament as an independent nation, they were to face , and. The next match was played only three days later, a 1—0 loss to in. Defenders: Aleksandar Kolarov Roma , Branislav Ivanovich Zenit , Dushko Toshich Guangzhou Fuli , Antonio Rukavina Villarreal , Milosh Velkovich Werder , Milan Rodich Crvena zvezda , Urosh Spaich Krasnodar , Nikola Milenkovich Fiorentina. Nonetheless, Yugoslavia responded in the next game against the United States and won 1—0 due to an early goal in.

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