The Croatian National Football team coach Ante Čačić has named 22 players for the qualifying match against Iceland in Zagreb on 12 November, as well as for the friendly match against Northern Ireland in Belfast on 15 November.
Dejan Lovren asked to be taken off the roster for reasons unknown and in his place Čačić has called up Matej Mitrović who plays for Rijeka. In place of injured Marko Pjaca, Čačić will also call up another player after this weekend’s league matches, reports Slobodna Dalmacija.
Here is the list for the Croatia National Football team in Zagreb on Monday:
Goalkeepers: Danijel Subašić (Monaco), Lovre Kalinić (Hajduk), Ivan Vargić (Lazio)
Defenders: Vedran Ćorluka (Lokomotiv), Domagoj Vida (Dynamo Kijev), Šime Vrsaljko (Atletico Madrid), Matej Mitrović (Rijeka), Josip Pivarić (Dinamo), Tin Jedvaj (Bayer Leverkusen), Marin Leovac (PAOK)
Midfielders: Luka Modrić (Real Madrid), Ivan Rakitić (Barcelona), Ivan Perišić (Inter), Milan Badelj (Fiorentina), Mateo Kovačić (Real), Marcelo Brozović (Inter), Marko Rog (Napoli), Ante Ćorić (Dinamo)
Forwards: Mario Mandžukić (Juventus), Nikola Kalinić (Fiorentina), Andrej Kramarić (Hoffenheim), Duje Čop (Sporting)