In the last, 10th round of the 2020 European Championship qualifying tournament the Armenia national team lost 1:9 an away match against the Italy national team, Group J leader. In the match held at Renzo Barbera Stadium one of the guests’ goals was scored by Dannish Hobro’s midfielder Edgar Babayan in the 79th minute.
It was the biggest loss of the Armenia national team in its history. Abraham Khashmanyan’s team took the penultimate, 5th position in Group J with 10 points. In10 matches of the qualifying tournament the Armenia national team had 3 wins, 6 losses and one draw.
Wrestlers of 55kg, 66kg, 84kg and 120kg weight classes contended for the first place
Armenia will be represented by five wrestlers.
Patil Yakubyan scoring 20 points was named the most valuable player of the game.
Karapet Manvelyan deserved a bronze medal.
Before the game the opening ceremony of the tournament was held.