National football team of BiH yesterday gathered in the hotel Hercegovina in Ilidža. Training in the afternoon hours marked the beginning of preparations for qualifications for the World Championship and the first match, against Estonia, which is to be played on September 6 in Zenica.
First training was held in the Training Camp of FC Sarajevo in Butmir, but the team was not complete. Players who attended the training yesterday are Spahić, Begović, Duljević, Cocalić, Cimirot, Tomić, Aničić, Vrančić, Lulić, Kolašinac, Pjanić, Hodžić, Vranješ, Šunjić and Sušić.
Other players stayed in the hotel for recovery, Milan Đurić was playing for Cesena, and Ibrahim Šehić was expected to join the team later that night.
The Dragons will have two more training sessions today at the same location, and another one on Wednesday. As of Thursday, the national team will be preparing in the Training Center “The Dragon’s Nest” in Zenica, where they will have one training that day. After several more training sessions during the following days, one day before the match with Estonia they will have one training at the stadium Bilino Polje in Zenica.
The match against Estonia will be played on September 6 at the stadium Bilino Polje in Zenica starting from 8:45 pm.