Coach Halilhodzic says match against Russia will be the end of football in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Former head coach of Paris Saint-Germain, Bosnian Vahid Halilhodzic called a friendly match against Russia the end of football in his country. His words leads N1.
“If Bosnia and Herzegovina plays with Russia, it will be the end of the national team and the federation. It will be very difficult for the players to return to their clubs because they will condemn this action. I don’t think the match will take place, but the shame has already happened, ”said the coach. He added that because of the decision to play the game with the Russians, Bosnia and Herzegovina has lost the confidence of the International Football Federation (FIFA).
On September 22, information appeared that the Bosnians would make a final decision on the match on October 10. The Football Union of Bosnia and Herzegovina fears a negative reaction from some media and fans.
The match between the national teams is scheduled for November 19. It should take place in St. Petersburg.