The Armenian team was hosted by Greece (2: 3) in the 4th round of the European Championship qualifying round.
As reports “Armenpress”, the starting point for the Armenian national team was very good, fast and fast. And at the 8th minute of the game, having received Tigran Barseghyan’s accurate transfer, Alexander Karapetyan almost stood alone in front of the goalkeeper, grabbed the Greeks’ gate, pushing Armenia forward. For the first time in the history of the national team, Armenia scored a goal against the Greek team. At the 33rd minute of the game, Kamo Hovhannisyan’s transfer, Gevorg Ghazaryan scampered Socrates, and with a long, accurate and beautiful shot hit the opponent’s goal (0: 2).
At the start of the second half, Greece scored a great attack and in the 54th minute, Zeki captured Armenia’s gate (1: 2). In the second half, the Armenian team did not create goals. The defense was protected. However, Gyulbudaghyants’ students found their game. After Mkhitaryan’s pass, the ball went to Tigran Barseghyan, who scored twice after Greece’s gate, 1: 3. Fortunes from the Greeks reduced the score to 2: 3 at the end of the match. And the Armenian team finally won 2: 3 and the second consecutive victory in the Euro 2020 qualifying round.
The next match will be held on September 5, when the team of Gyulbudaghyants will take part in the Italian team.