Slovenian football champions Maribor wrapped up their campaign in the UEFA Europa League with a 0:1 loss to Birmingham City on Thursday. Slovenia's sole representative in European football cups managed only one point in six games in the competition to place dead last in Group H.
The executive committee of the Slovenian Football Association (NZS) appointed Slavisa Stojanovic the new head coach of the national football team on Monday.
The Slovenian Football Association (NZS) and the national team head coach Matjaz Kek have come to a mutual agreement on the early termination of his contract.
A 45th freak free kick goal from Dare Vrsic lifted Slovenia to a 1:0 (1:0) win over Serbia in the final round of qualifying for Euro 2012 in Maribor on Tuesday. Slovenia had no hope of qualifying for the tournament, but ruined Serbia's chances of advancing to the playoffs from group C.