Russia qualifies for UEFA Euro 2020
Russia’s national football team hammered Cyprus 5-0 yesterday evening in Nicosia to qualify for the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship (UEFA Euro 2020).
After eight matches, Russia is number two in its Group I, with 21 points. Actually, it is now unreachable for Cyprus, number three in the group, which has ten points.
Russia is the second Group I team, after Belgium, to qualify for Euro 2020.
A total of 24 national football teams will be playing in the final tournament of the 2020 Euro Cup. All 55 UEFA national member teams, including 12 teams from the hosting countries, are playing qualifying matches to vie for the berth in the final 24-team lineup of the quadrennial European football championship, TASS reported.