Saturday 24 August 2019

Euro 2020 Group D round-up: Georgia see off Gibraltar in Tbilisi

Georgia 3 Gibraltar 0

Georgia's Vato Arveladze shoots at goal in the Euro 2020 Group D qualifier at the Boris Paichadze Dinamo Arena, Tbilisi. Pic: REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze
Georgia's Vato Arveladze shoots at goal in the Euro 2020 Group D qualifier at the Boris Paichadze Dinamo Arena, Tbilisi. Pic: REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze

Georgia saw off the threat of minnows Gibraltar in today's Euro 2020 Group D clash in Tbilisi.

It was an expected three points for the Georgians, but they didn't have it all their own way, leading only 1-0 at half-time through Vako Gvilia.

Georgia doubled their lead on 59 minutes through substitute Giorgi Papunashvili.

Vato Arveladze made it 3-0 from the penalty spot on 76 minutes as Vladimir Weiss' side recorded their first win of the group.

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