Edin Dzeko scored his 300th career goal for club and country to hand Bosnia a 2-0 home win over Northern Ireland in an action-packed Nations League clash on Monday.
His second of the night made it 301 goals and further consolidated his country's place on top of the second-tier's Group 3. The result left the Bosnians on a maximum nine points from three games, ahead of Austria who have three points from two matches.
Northern Ireland have none from three games.
Both sides missed chances in an end-to-end...
The Republic of Ireland will join England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in exploring a potential bid for the 2030 World Cup.
The English Football Association had already announced plans to assess a bid with Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and Football Association Ireland said in statement released Wednesday that it would join the feasibility study "following recent positive discussions."
England, who hosted the 1966 World Cup, failed in bids to host the event in 2006 and 2018.
Northern Ireland's UEFA Nations League got to off to a losing start with a 2-1 home defeat against Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Haris Duljevic opened the scoring against the run of play on 36 minutes when he tapped home Edin Dzeko's low ball into the box, but Northern Ireland were still in the game until Elvis Saric profited from a mix-up in the hosts' defence to put them in complete control of the game.
Northern Ireland pushed for a goal late and got their rewards in stoppage time when Will Grigg bundled...