The Latvian women’s soccer team ended the qualifying tournament of the 2021 European Championship on Tuesday with a loss to the Slovak national team.
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The Latvian national team conceded to Slovakia with 0: 2 (0: 2), which ranks 47th in the FIFA rank.
The goalkeepers scored both goals in the first half after 11 meters of penalties, Patricia Hmirova stood out in the 8th and 34th minute.
Anastasia Ročāne and Anna Propošina broke the rules in the penalty area, which led to 11 meters.
After Viktorija Zaičikova’s foul in the 82nd minute, Hmirova hit the third 11-meter penalty kick in the game, but this time her shot was blocked by the Latvian goalkeeper Sofja Nesterova.
Kristīne Giržda, Olga Ševcova and Renāte Fedotova could not help the Latvian national team in this game.
In total, 20 footballers from ten different clubs were invited to the national team’s training camp. The largest representation is for “Riga Football School” – seven football players.
It has already been reported that on Thursday, the Latvian national team gave up 0: 7 (0: 5) to a strong Sweden, which ranks high in the FIFA rankings.
In Group F, led by 16 points in six games, Sweden is in first place, but Iceland is three points less, having played one less match. Slovakia has ten points in six matches and Hungary has seven points in seven matches – while the Latvians have been left in eight fights.
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