The U18 national team beat Latvia with 4:1 as a prelude of the seniors’ clash tomorrow evening.
The young Macedonians scored three quick goals in the first 11 minutes leaving the confused opponents with no chances to get back in the game. In the second half Macedonia scored a fourth goal, while the visitors netted one in the last moments of the game.
Macedonia – Latvia 4:1 (3:0) (half duration was 40 minutes)
Scorers: 2′, 11′ Martin Mirchevski, 6′ Strahinja Krstevski, 42′ Petar Petkovski – Tumanovs
Macedonia: Ilikj; Bocevski, Alomerovikj, Tela, Digalovski, Kurt, Abaz, Biljali, Petkovski, Mirchevski, Krstevski. Also played: Gjorelievski, Perchinkov, Aleksikj, Jevtovski, Georgiev, Iseini, Selmani, Kochovski.
Latvia: Reinholds; Tumanovs, Gulbis, Džeriņš, Sorokins, Bērziņš, Osipovs, Grjaznovs, Vavilovs, Dobrecovs, Guzlajevs. Also played: Lazarevs, Križanovskis, Sovers, Sibass, Deružinskis, Hudjakovs, Kirsanovs.