Bosnian manager Safet Susic announced he will call up six additional players to complete the full 30-man squad for the World Cup. These provisional players will only travel if players within the first 23 cannot.
Interestingly enough, Susic included two players from Bosnia's domestic league, the Premijer Liga.
Srdjan Stanic (24) - Long-time versatile FK Zeljeznicar player who can play anywhere in midfield, notably on the wings. He has featured as wing-back on occasion. He is the second most capped Zeljeznicar player in the current roster, behind captain Muamer Svraka.
Dejan Bandovic (30) – Goalkeeper for FK Sarajevo. He recorded 12 clean-sheets this season in 22 games, conceding only 16 goals.
Zoran Kvrzic (25) – Right-winger for HNK Rijeka who has shifted between a starting and substitute role this season. Played an average of 60 minutes per game this season, scoring 5 goals, and assisting 4.
Adnan Zahirovic (24) – Defensive-midfield player for Bochum. He has been capped 20 times for Bosnia-Herzegovina and was a regular in the World Cup 2014 Qualifiers. Played only 481 minutes this season, scoring one goal. He was an unused substitute in 13 games this season in the 2. Bundesliga. Subbed on 10 times, with only two starts the whole season. His club barely avoided relegation to the German 3rd division.
Miroslav Stevanovic (23) – Right-wing player for Deportivo Alaves in the Spanish 2nd division. He played three games this season for Elche in the Spanish top division (two starts), and 10 games in the 2nd division (five starts). He has 10 caps to his name for the Bosnian national team, scoring one goal against Wales.
Ermin Zec (26) – Genclerbirligi’s pacy star player in the Turkish Super Lig. He mainly plays on left wing for the club but sometimes features as center-forward as well. In the five games he started as a center-forward, he scored three goals. Zec has scored six goals and recorded four assists overall in 27 games. He scored three well-taken goals in the past month.
Full Provisional Roster:
GOALKEEPERS: Asmir Begovic (Stoke City), Jasmin Fejzic (Aalen), Asmir Avdukic (Borac), Dejan Bandovic (FK Sarajevo).
DEFENSE: Emir Spahic (Bayer Leverkusen), Sead Kolašinac (Schalke), Ognjen Vranješ (Elazigspor), Ervin Zukanovic (Gent), Ermin Bicakcic (Eintracht Braunschweig), Mensur Mujdža (Freiburg), Toni Šunjic (Zorya).
MIDFIELD: Sejad Salihovic (Hoffenheim), Miralem Pjanic (Roma), Senijad Ibricic (Erciyesspor), Izet Hajrovic (Galatasaray), Haris Medunjanin (Gaziantepspor), Senad Lulic (Lazio), Avdija Vršajevic (Hajduk), Zvjezdan Misimovic (Guizhou Renhe), Anel Hadžic (Sturm), Edin Višca (Istanbul BB), Muhamed Bešic (Ferencvaroš), Tino Sušic (Hajduk), Srdjan Stanic (Željeznicar), Zoran Kvrzic (Rijeka), Adnan Zahirovic (Bochum), Miroslav Stevanovic (Deportivo Alaves).
ATTACK: Vedad Ibiševic (Stuttgart), Edin Džeko (Manchester City), Ermin Zec (Genclerbirligi).