Macedonian and Serbian football federations have agreed to play a friendly match on February 6th in the preparations for the World Cup qualifications.
Macedonia will play a friendly match against Poland on 26th of May 2008. The football federation of Macedonia accepted Poland's offer and the game will be played on a neutral pitch in Germany.
Srecko Katanec has decided to accept the offer and continue coaching the Macedonian national team. Katanec will lead Macedonia in the World Cup 2010 qualifications.
Macedonia will host Scotland and Netherlands in the opening of the World Cup qualifications. The qualifications for the World Cup that will be played in South Africa in 2010, will start in September 2008.
After his contract expired, Srecko Katanec will make public the decision on the offer to retain the post of selector of the Macedonian national team until 20 December
The Macedonia national football team has been drawn in the qualification Group 9 for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, together with Netherlands, Scotland, Norway and Iceland.
With the 1:0 away defeat in Israel, the Macedonian national team finished the EURO 2008 qualifications campaign on the 5th place in the Group E with 14 points and 4 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats after 12 played matches.
Great victory for the Macedonian national football team. On almost impossible for play pitch conditions, Maznov and Naumoski scored the first Macedonian win over a Top-10 FIFA ranked country and also the first defeat for Croatia after 23 qualification matches.
Srecko Katanec, the coach of the Macedonian national football team, announced that Lazio's striker Goran Pandev definitely will miss the EURO 2008 Group E qualification matches against Croatia and Israel.
Srecko Katanec named the list of 22 players for the upcoming EURO 2008 Group E qualifying matches against Croatia and Estonia. Veterans Artim Sakiri and Igor Jancevski are recalled in the squad.