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Russian national team loses 0:5 to Serbia, does not advance to Nations League top division

Nov 19, 2020

Moscow (Russia) Nov 19: The Russian national football team lost to the Serbian team with a score of 0:5 in a match of the final round of the group stage of the UEFS Nations League and could not make it to the top division of the tournament.
Nemanja Radonjic, Luka Jovic, Dusan Vlahovic, and Filip Mladenovic scored goals for the Serbian team.
The Russian national team scored 8 points and took second place in the standings of League B Group 3, which did not allow it to win a ticket to the top division of the Nations League. The winner of the group and the owner of a place in League A was the Hungarian team (11 points), the Serbian team placed third (6), the Turkish team finished the fourth (6). The Turkish national team went to League C.
This is the second time the Russian national team failed to reach the top division of the Nations League. In the previous draw, which took place in the fall of 2018, the Russian team also finished second in their group.
Source: TASS