Slovenia boss Matjaz Kek today trimmed his FIFA World Cup™ squad to 23 by confirming a further three players would not travel to South Africa.
Having already cut four men from the initial 30-man party, Kek announced Mirnes Sisic, Darjan Matic and Dejan Kelhar had also missed out. Slovenia have been drawn in Group C alongside England, Algeria and the United States.
The Slovenia squad is:
Samir Handanovic (Udinese), Jasmin Handanovic (Mantova), Aleksander Seliga (Sparta Rotterdam); Bojan Jokic (Chievo), Marko Suler (Gent), Bostjan Cesar (Grenoble), Branko Ilic (FC Moscow), Matej Mavric-Rozic (Koblenz), Elvedin Dzinic (Maribor), Miso Brecko (Cologne), Suad Filekovic (Maribor); Andraz Kirm (Wisla Krakow), Andrej Komac (Maccabi Tel-Aviv), Rene Krhin (Inter Milan), Dalibor Stevanovic (Vitesse Arnhem), Robert Koren (West Brom), Aleksander Radosavljevic (Larissa), Valter Birsa (Auxerre); Milivoje Novakovic (Cologne), Zlatko Dedic (Bochum), Zlatan Ljubijankic (Gent), Nejc Pecnik (Nacional), Tim Matavz (FC Groningen).
*Please note that squad lists only become official after they have been submitted to and announced by FIFA.