Serbia puts great step to world cup, expensive defeat Iceland
Serbia this evening in the kwalificatiereeks for the world cup in Russia in 2018, a major victory booked. The team of coach Slavoljub Muslin won in own home with 3-0 Moldova and now goes only to the leadership in group D. Iceland suffered in group I to a costly defeat in Finland (1-0).
The Serbs had, from the beginning of the match in control and was waiting for goals. Mijat Gacinovic, Aleksandar Kolarov and Aleksandar Mitrovic helped Serbia to the three points against Moldova.
In the same group missed number two Ireland expensive items on a visit to Georgia. The Irish arrived in Tbilisi does not go beyond 1-1. Shane Duffy headed home early on the 0-1, but old-Vitessenaar Valeri Qazaishvili loved Ireland of the three points.
Wales and Austria, the numbers three and four in the group with Serbia and Ireland, will play tonight against each other. The winner of the duel is approaching Ireland on two points.
In group I choked Iceland is in Finland. By a brilliant free-kick from Alexander Ring in the eighth minute, grabbed Finland the first three points of this kwalificatiereeks. Icelandic Rurik Gilsalon got a quarter of an hour for time, still a red card.
Iceland was together with Croatia at the top with thirteen points. The Croats come later, in action against Kosovo, and can only be in the lead. The other match in that group between Ukraine and Turkey, both of which eleven points, two less than Iceland.
In the group with Spain and Italy, who tonight play against each other, Albania what additional pressure on both countries was laid. The Albanians won in own home with 2-0 Liechtenstein thanks to hits from Odise Roshi and Ansi Agolli and are now four points behind the Spaniards and the Italians in group G.
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