MINSK, 18 November (BelTA) – The Belarusian national football team defeated the team of Syria 1-0 in a friendly at Shabab Al Ahli Stadium in Dubai on 17 November, BelTA has learned.
The Belarusians held the initiative throughout the match but it was only at the end of the second time when they managed to capitalize on it.
Georgy Kondratyev's men will play the season's last match on 20 November against Oman. A day earlier Oman lost to Germany 0-1. Belarus currently goes 97th in the FIFA world rankings. Oman is 75th. In November 2010 Belarus blanked Oman 4-0 in their only friendly against the team.