Defeat in Wiesbaden
On Thursday, 22 October, the Russian Women's National team played their first match of the UEFA Women's EURO-2017 qualifying stage. In German Wiesbaden acting head coach Elena Fomina's charges played against the hosts, Germany, and lost 0:2 to the opponents.
Germany – Russia 2:0 (1:0)
Goals: Islacker, 8 (1:0). Maier, 48 (2:0).
Germany: Schult, Bartusiak (c), Maier, Krahn (Demann, 74), Kemme, Behringer, Leupolz (Blässe, 84), Goessling, Däbritz, Islacker (Magull, 68), Mittag.
Russia: Todua, Kozhnikova, Makarenko (Tyryshkina, 73), Tsybutovich (c), Kostyukova, Kipyatkova, Dmitrenko, Terekhova, Sochneva (Pantyukhina, 80), Chernomyrdina, Danilova (Fedorova, 84).
Cautions: Danilova, 48. Leupolz, 72. Pantyukhina, 85. Fedorova, 88.
Referees: Efthalia Mitsi, Chrysoula Kourompylia, Maria Kouparani (all – Greece).
22 October. Germany. Wiesbaden. «BRITA-Arena».
In November Russia will play two more qualifying matches of the UEFA Women's EURO 2017. Our girls will face Turkey and Hungary.