Injured Zahovic out of Slovenia squad

September 29, 2003
LJUBLJANA, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Slovenia will play their final Euro 2004 qualifier in Cyprus next week without injured midfielder Zlatko Zahovic after he was left out of the 20-man squad named on Monday.

Slovenia have already secured second place behind France in qualifying Group One and a spot in the playoffs so the absence of their top player will not be much of a concern to coach Bojan Prasnikar.

Zahovic, who fractured a toe on his left foot while playing for his club Benfica ...

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