Slovenia's picturesque city municipality of Slovenj Gradec, the peace messenger city where now stands a statue of Mahatma Gandhi presented by India, commemorated the 67th death anniversary of the great thinker and peacekeeper on Friday.
"In the name of the Bell, the Pan and the Holy Pot..." Slovenia`s newest religion may have the strangest of scriptures, but in a country plagued by corruption scandals, its anti-graft gospel has gained a huge following.
England midfielder Michael Carrick has been forced to withdraw from the squad to play Slovenia and Scotland after sustaining an injury in training, the Football Association (FA) said in a statement on Wednesday.
In his 100th match for England, Wayne Rooney will hope to lead his young 'Lions' to glory against Slovenia in the 2016 Euro Qualifiers at the Wembley stadium on Saturday. This marks a crucial time for the skipper, as a victory in his 100th game will be a special feat in his illustrious career.
England manager Roy Hodgson has tipped Wayne Rooney to surpass Peter Shilton as his country`s most capped footballer ahead of the striker`s 100th international appearance against Slovenia next weekend.