World Cup 2018 Qualifiers : Albania defeats Liechtenstein 2-0

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FIFA World Cup 2018

ELBASAN, Sep. 2, 2017 (AMP) — Russia 2018 (European Qualifiers) : Albania defeated Liechtenstein by a score of 2-0 (halftime: 0-0), in a qualifying game for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Saturday night at the Elbasan Arena.

45 minutes of play and neither the Albanians nor the Liechtensteiners have managed to pull ahead. 0-0 at half time. Everything was decided in the second period with goals by Roshi ('54) and Agolli ('78).

The result put the Albanians third in Group G with 12 points. Liechtenstein is bottom with no points. In their next game, Albania will meet Macedonia at the Elbasan Arena on September 5, while Liechtenstein will face Spain.

Fixtures and Results : Group G

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Overview

Albania at the World Cup

  • Never qualified
  • 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1966)

Liechtenstein at the World Cup

  • Never qualified
  • 6 participations in the qualifications (first in 1998)
2018 World Cup Poster
Albania
2:0
Liechtenstein
2:0 (0:0)
  • 2 September 2017
  • 18:00
  • Elbasan

Group G

TeamPts
Spain16
Italy16
Albania12
Israel9
Macedonia3
Liechtenstein0

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