Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Bosnia and Herzegovina national football team represents Bosnia and Herzegovina in international football competitions, and is governed by the Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Until 1992, Bosnian footballers played for Yugoslavia. Bosnia and Herzegovina achieved their best result when they reached the 2014 FIFA World Cup as winners of their qualifying group.[4] They were eliminated after narrow group stage losses to Argentina and Nigeria and a win over Iran. The national team has appeared in numerous other qualification play-offs, including the 2010 FIFA World Cup play-offs loss to Portugal, as well as the qualifying play-offs for UEFA Euro 2012, 2016 and 2020, losing to Portugal, the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland respectively, preventing the team from reaching their first UEFA European Championship. The team’s highest FIFA World Ranking was 13th, achieved in August 2013.

Bosnia and Herzegovina FIFA WC 2022 Squad

Bosnia and Herzegovina FIFA WC 2022 Squad
S.NO. Player Club
Goalkeeper
1 Vladan Kovacevic Raków Częstochowa
2 Ibrahim Sehic Konyaspor
3 Nikola Vasilj FC St. Pauli
Defender
4  Anel Ahmedhodzic Girondins Bordeaux
5  Sinisa Sanicanin FK Partizan
6 Dennis Hadzikadunic Malmö FF
7 Adnan Kovacevic Ferencváros
8  Hrvoje Milicevic AEK Larnaca
9 Sead Kolasinac Marseille
10  Amar Dedic Wolfsberger AC
11 Eldar Civic Ferencváros
12 Jusuf Gazibegovic SK Sturm Graz
midfielder
13 Amir Hadziahmetovic Konyaspor
14 Gojko Cimirot Standard Liege
15  Vladan Danilovic C.D. Nacional
16 Rade Krunic A.C. Milan
17 Miroslav Stevanovic Servette FC
Forward
18 Amer Gojak Dinamo Zagreb
19 Amar Rahmanovic Konyaspor
20 Adi Nalic Malmö FF
21  Ermedin Demirovic SC Freiburg
22 Edin Dzeko Inter Milan
23 Smail Prevljak K.A.S. Eupen

Bosnia and Herzegovina FIFA WC 2022 Coach Ivaylo Petev

Bosnia and Herzegovina FIFA WC 2022 coach

Ivaylo Bogdanov Petev  is a Bulgarian professional football manager and former player who is the head coach of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. He spent his whole career playing in Bulgaria, a part from a season at Greek club Trikala. Petev was most successful early in his career with hometown club Litex Lovech. After finishing his playing career, he became a manager, managing and having the most success at Bulgarian club Ludogorets Razgrad. Petev also worked as a manager in Cyprus, Croatia, Saudi Arabia and Poland. He worked as head coach of the Bulgaria national team as well. Since January 2021, Petev has been working as head coach of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. On 21 January 2021, it was announced that the Bosnia and Herzegovina FA had named Petev as the new Bosnia and Herzegovina national team head coach, ahead of the country’s 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. He debuted as head coach on 24 March 2021, in a World Cup qualifier game against Finland, which ended as a 2–2 draw. By the end of the qualifying campaign, Bosnia and Herzegovina won only seven points, making it the worst qualifying campaign in their history.

Bosnia and Herzegovina FIFA WC 2022 Jersey (Kit)

Bosnia and Herzegovina FIFA WC 2022 jersey

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