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Greece vs. Armenia: An emotional face-off


Photo: Reuters

Photo: Reuters

Photo: Reuters

Photo: Reuters

Photo: Reuters

Photo: Reuters

Photo: Reuters


The Euro 2020 qualifier against Greece gave Armenian football fans a rare opportunity to celebrate back-to-back wins of their national team.

Reuters caught on camera noteworthy moments from the games, presented below.

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Alexander Karapetyan scores a beautiful goal, his 4th for Armenia.

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Armenian defenders played well too. Here, Hovhannes Hambardzumyan wins another struggle.

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A few seconds fast forward – and the ball is in the net. Gevorg Ghazaryan’s confident play saw him recognized as the Man of the Match.

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Tigran Barseghyan scores the winner. Curiously, the same three players brought Armenia the win over Lichtenstein in the previous qualifier.

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And here is the final whistle! Players celebrate with the fans that came to support them in Athens.

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