MINSK, 31 August (BelTA) – The Belarusian national futsal team lost its first friendly against Iran in Minsk on 30 August, BelTA has learned.
The match at the Uruchye sports complex in the Belarusian capital began with the visitors' offensive who took the lead after the first minute. The Belarusians leveled off before the Iranians regained the initiative to win 8-2. Artsiom Kozel and Uladzislau Sialiuk scored on Belarus' part.
The teams will face each other once more on 31 August.
Following the two friendlies with Iran Aleksandr Savintsev's team will travel to Batumi to hold to test matches against the team of Georgia on 3-4 September.