Armenia Beats Liechtenstein 3-0 in Euro 2020 Qualifier

By Asbarez | Monday, 10 June 2019

Armenia National Soccer Team captain Herikh Mkhitaryan during Saturday's match with Lichtenstein

Armenia National Soccer Team captain Herikh Mkhitaryan during Saturday’s match with Lichtenstein

YEREVAN—Armenia’s National Soccer team beat Liechtenstein 3 to 0 in Euro 2020 qualifier match that took place Saturday in Yerevan.

Armenia’s Soccer Federation reported that Gevorg Ghazaryan made the first goal in the 2nd minute following an assist from Varazdat Haroyan. Alexander Karapetyan scored another goal in the 18th minute. Tigran Barseghyan wrapped up the match with another goal in the 80th minute.

“The plan worked in the first half-time, but we didn’t play the way we had to in the second one. What matters is that we won. This was a deserved victory. I regret that I didn’t score the opponent’s goal during several attempts, but what matters here is the team’s victory,” National Team Captain Henrikh Mkhitaryan told reporters after the match.

Armenia will next travel to Athens to play Greece on June 11.