5 June 2017 – The Selector of Kosovo’s A National Team, Mr. Albert Bunjaku, held today a conference for media on the eve of the qualifying match for the World Cup “Russia 2018” to be played on 11 June at “Loro Boriçi” Stadium in Shkodra/Albania between Kosovo and Turkey. By welcoming numerous media representatives, Mr.Bunjaku initially made a resume and analysis of previous matches saying that there were 35 footballers who gathered in five matches of whom, 23 were activated. He also talked about technical and tactical schemes during these matches, highlighting weaknesses and strengths in the game. For the next game against Turkey, the Selector Bunjaku said, “It is going to be a tough and very difficult match, but we will work hard to stand up in this confrontation. We all must understand that our and everybody’s desire is to win, but we must be realistic. Anyway, we will be presented in the best possible way. We are not able to have even friendly matches, but we will try to see by training the composition and correction of the team”. Selector Albert Bunjaku also answered to journalists’ questions, which had to do mainly with players and the match itself. The conference was attended by the President of FFK, Mr. Fadil Vokrri, Deputy President, Mr. Agim Ademi and the Secretary General, Mr. Eroll Salihu. It is worth noting that Leart Paçarada and Elbasan Rashani are missing the match due to injuries.
The list of players
Samir Ujkani, Adis Nurkoviq, Bledar Hajdini, Alban Pnishi, Amir Rrahmani, Avni Pepa, Mergim Vojvoda, Benjamin Kololli, Fidan Aliu, Lirim Kastrati, Enis Alushi, Hekuran Kryeziu, Herolind Shala, Anel Rashkaj, Besar Musolli, Bernard Berisha, Valon Berisha, Arber Zeneli, Donis Avdiaj, Milot Rashica, Besart Berisha, Atdhe Nuhiu, Vedat Muriqi.