Roma striker Edin Dzeko has scored 52 goals in 94 internationals and is set to become Bosnia-Herzegovina's most capped player.
Bosnia rode their luck before goals from Haris Duljevic and Elvis Saric got their Nations League campaign started with a 2-1 win over Northern Ireland on Saturday.
Croatia's neighbours in the former Yugoslavia have largely praised the team's surprise success in reaching the World Cup final in Russia -- just don't expect the Serbian president to support them, at least for now.
With the international break in full swing, we take a look at the top scorers from national teams across the globe. Each one of these prolific marksmen is still going strong in 'the beautiful game.'
The final fixtures of the qualifying stages in Europe are going to be nerve-racking. One place in the play-offs in Europe will be hotly contested, with only the top eight runners-up sides making the grade.
The UEFA play-offs for next year's World Cup in Russia have their first confirmed participants in Italy.
Be it by outright elimination or potential play-off heartbreak, plenty of players will not make it to through qualifying. We take a look at ten of the best European players who may have to be content with watching next summer's World Cup in Russia on TV.
A torn muscle will force midfielder Miralem Pjanic to miss World Cup qualifying fixtures against Belgium and Estonia.