Skip to main contentAccess keys helpA-Z index

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
watch listen BBC Sport BBC Sport
Low graphics|Help
CHOOSE A SPORT
 
RELATED BBC SITES
Last Updated: Friday, 16 June 2006, 17:11 GMT 18:11 UK
Milosevic hails Argentina display
Savo Milosevic
Milosevic won his 100th cap against Argentina
Serbia and Montenegro captain Savo Milosevic said his side had been beaten by possibly the best team at the World Cup after their 6-0 loss to Argentina.

Milosevic told Five Live Sport: "We lost to one of the best, if not the best, side so far. They have good players and as a team look really good.

"They have experienced players who knew in each moment what they had to do.

"We have a lot of inexperienced players and also had a few injured players who were really important for us."

Serbia and Montenegro conceded only one goal during their qualifying campaign for the World Cup, but have been rocked by the loss of key defender Nemanja Vidic.

The Manchester United centre-half has been ruled out by a knee ligament injury.

"We couldn't find a way to organise or defend well, which was one of our strengths," said Milosevic, who won his 100th cap in the game.

Argentina opened the scoring in the 6th minute through Maxi Rodriguez and were 3-0 up by half-time.

Milosevic said: "The first goal was crucial. If you concede a goal a few minutes against a team like Argentina it's very difficult to find a way to win the game.

"We still have one game and we have to play it. It's important for us to be here."



SEE ALSO
Rodriguez tries to calm Argentina
16 Jun 06 |  Argentina
Argentina 6-0 Serbia & Montenegro
16 Jun 06 |  World Cup 2006
Serbia & Montenegro team guide
22 May 06 |  Serbia & Montenegro
Pick your Serbia & Montenegro XI
31 May 06 |  Squad selectors
World Cup schedule
25 May 06 |  Schedule
Have your say on the World Cup
28 Apr 06 |  Football
BBC World Cup coverage
27 Apr 06 |  BBC coverage
Serbia players angry over tactics
11 Jun 06 |  Serbia & Montenegro
Injured Vidic out of tournament
13 Jun 06 |  Serbia & Montenegro
Serbia & M 0-1 Holland
11 Jun 06 |  World Cup 2006


RELATED INTERNET LINKS:
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites

BBC PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Daily and weekly e-mails | Mobiles | Desktop Tools | News Feeds | Interactive Television | Downloads
Sport Homepage | Football | Cricket | Rugby Union | Rugby League | Tennis | Golf | Motorsport | Boxing | Athletics | Snooker | Horse Racing | Cycling | Disability Sport | Olympics 2012 | Sport Relief | Other Sport...

Help | Privacy & Cookies Policy | News sources | About the BBC | Contact us