The Serbian Ljubisa Tumbakovic is no longer the head coach of the country. The federation came into spoedzitting together after the coach had not shown up for the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualifier against Macedonia.
The 66-year-old, Tumbakovic, and the two players with Serbian roots, Mirko Ivanic and Filip Stojkovic, were found Friday night, no feel for the game in Podgorica between Montenegro and Kosovo, which ended in 1-1.
Kosovo, declared in 2008 independence, but Serbia, in contrast to Montenegro, will not be recognized. Tumbakovic, Ivanic, and Stojkovic would be due to the province’s bond be set in order to not have to take part in the match, that is, behind closed doors, took place. Montenegro has been through the post, after all, be punished following racist chanting during a match against great Britain at the end of march.
In a statement, left the Montenegrin football association means that in the absence of the Tumbakovic “an unpleasant surprise” and “a breach of his professional obligations. Tumbakovic has led the team since the beginning of February 2016. In addition, hustle and bustle of the federation, “to his great regret” over the fact that two of the players with Serbian roots, Ivanic, and Stojkovic, present proved to be. According to the association of the Serbs, “under pressure”.