The Serbs control their destiny after an opening 1-0 win against Costa Rica on Sunday, which came courtesy of a stunning Aleksandar Kolarov free-kick.
Boasting one of the oldest defences in the tournament, Serbia's rearguard and goalkeeper have collectively racked up almost 300 caps between them, as defensive tyro Nikola Milenkovic is the only player in the Serbian backline below the age of 30.
Shaqiri scored a last-gasp victor against Serbia.
Dusko Tosic and the aforementioned Milenkovic individually bring youth and experience to their centre-back partnership, as Tosic turned 33 not long ago, meaning 13-years separate the two defenders, while Vladimir Stojkovic between the sticks is, incredibly, one of three 34-year-olds in the squad.
"I hope that people will take notice of us and take us seriously".
Head coach Vladimir Petkovic could name the same side that drew 1-1 with Brazil, with Haris Seferovic continuing as a lone forward.
All eyes will be on Juventus, Manchester United and Real Madrid target Sergej Milinkovic-Savic again after his dazzling display but it could be Aleksandar Mitrovic's time to shine.
Head coach Mladen Krstajic is not expected to make major changes but he could hand winger Filip Kostic a start.
Former coach Slavoljub Muslin, who led the team to qualification for Russian Federation, reportedly paid with his job for failing to select Milinkovic-Savic.
"I guarantee you my players will take responsibility, be aggressive and on top of the other team", Krstajic said Thursday.
Such displays have angered some Serbian fans, who often wear T-shirts bearing the map of Kosovo with the Serbian flag on it.
Tensions have been building in Serbia before the Group E match Friday in Kaliningrad.
The side feature the likes of Xerdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka in midfield which can trouble Serbian defensive guards.
Shaqiri was born in Kosovo, the former Serbian province that declared independence in 2008.
Neither coach would be drawn on the issue Thursday, with Krstajic saying he is "not interested in politics".
Almost 20,000 Koreans have participated in 20 rounds of face-to-face temporary reunions held between the countries since 2000. Ties have warmed as relations between North Korea and the United States have improved after Kim met U.S.
NEWLYWEDS Prince Harry and Meghan will undertake their first official visit overseas when they visit Ireland next month. Most agreed, however, that the royal family would not have approved of this interview.
The issue struck an emotional chord, amid accounts of children screaming and crying in facilities prepared for them. ET on Wednesday that the situation was "Democrats ['] fault", but that he was "working on something".
Oil prices surged almost 75 percent, touching $80 a barrel, after OPEC and allies agreed to cut production in late 2016. Oil demand has been rising faster than expected, pushing prices higher despite a big increase in US oil output.
Colombia meet Japan before Poland face Senegal and all four sides will feel they have a good chance of making the knockout stages. Russia's victory was predicted by the "psychic" cat Achilles, who also predicted Russia's win in the World Cup opening game.
The following week, the USA withdrew from the global nuclear deal with Iran, a move that was warmly welcomed by Netanyahu. The Netanyahus have denied any wrongdoing, and say they are the victims of a political witch hunt and hostile media.
Under President George W Bush, the USA boycotted the body for three years after its establishment 12 years ago. Human Rights Council and said they had contributed to the Trump administration's decision to withdraw .
An AMC representative told The Verge that the company's new service was not intended as a direct challenge to MoviePass. AMC's Stubs A-List launches June 26, and it should be interesting to see how it does in comparison to Moviepass.
Senegal is making its second World Cup appearance. "Today we all abided by the instructions we were given and we are very proud". His hard work earned the goal he deserved, which was also the eventual match victor for his side.
This is their first album together and it has been described as celebrating their marriage and black identity. It's very elaborate in true Bey and Jay style and was filmed inside the Louvre museum in Paris.
Department of Justice immediately end its new "zero tolerance" immigration policy which separates children from their parents. The group said in a June 18 statement that Sessions violated Paragraph 2702.3 of the Denominations' Book of Discipline.
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Melania Trump dons "I really don't care, do u?" jacket
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