Greece-Croatia 5-5 – Sports – Polo

Greece-Croatia 5-5 – Sports – Polo
Greece-Croatia 5-5 – Sports – Polo

Despite the great appearance and… battle given by Men’s National Polohe came 5-5 with the hostess Croatian and finishing second in its group will fight in a knockout match with Israelfor the qualification to the quarter-finals of the European Championship.

On the other hand, Hrvatska finished first and thus qualified directly to the “8” of the event.

The match
Derby was from its beginning the game with tough defenses and protagonists of the two goalkeepers. Greece was the one who opened the scoring with Gennidounias, but its defense remained like… granite and with the goal of Vlachopoulos in the last seconds, it was 2-0 in the first eight minutes.

The defensive…wall of the National team continued in the second period, with Limarakis being…inaccessible. On the other hand, the attack was not working so well, however keeping it… nil behind Vlacho’s team finished the first half at 2-0.

The picture was the same at the beginning of the third eight minutes for Greece, which had problems in attack. However, Croatia this time had the answer, where, with the help of the referee who easily distributed the suspensions, they equalized at 2-2. Papanastasiou gave… breath and a new lead, but Kharkov equalized. Vlachopoulos scored in the last seconds, but the referees did not count the goal and so the score remained at 3-3.

In the attack of the fourth period and the above, Croatia took the lead for the first time with Kragic. The players of Vlacho responded with defenses and goals by Papanastasiou and Vlachopoulos for 5-4, at 3:30” before the end. The hosts equalized through Buric and with the defenses talking until the end, 5-5 was the final score.

The eight minutes: 2-0, 0-0, 1-3, 2-2

Hellas: Tjortzatos, Genidounias 1, Skoubakis, Giuvetsis, Argyropoulos, Papanastasiou 2, Dervisis, Alafragkis, Kopeliadis, Kakaris, Nikolaidis, Vlachopoulos 1, Limarakis.

Croatian: Bijac, Buric 1, Fatovic, Krapic, Bukic, Biljaka, Zuvela 1, Marinic 1, Vrlic 1, Basic, Kharkiv 1, Popandic.

The article is in Greek

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