The national team of Russia on football defeated the national team of Cyprus in the fourth match of the qualifying tournament for the European championship-2020. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The meeting was held in Nizhny Novgorod ended with a victory of owners with the score 1:0. The only goal in the 38th minute of the match scored midfielder Alexei Ionov.
After four matches of the qualifying tournament, the Russian team scored nine points and is in second place in group I. the First place is occupied by the Belgians, the assets of which 12 points. Cyprus is on the penultimate, fifth place (3 points).
In the next round the Russian team will play against Scotland. The match will take place on 6 September.
Direct spots to the Euro teams will receive, took the first two places in the standings of their group. The competition will be held in the summer of 2020 in 12 cities, one of which will be Saint Petersburg.