In a dramatic match, the Scots played a draw with the British 2:2. Slovenia beat Malta 2:0. Slovaks visiting defeated the Lithuanians 2:1.
The position of teams. England 14 points, 12 Slovakia, Slovenia 11, Scotland 8, Lithuania 5 Malta 0.
Scotland — England 2:2
All the goals were scored in the last 20 minutes of the match, the British bounced back in the third minute of stoppage time.
In the 29th minute, the British almost opened the scoring. A long ball forward. The goalkeeper came outside the penalty area to head a ball. Kane shot from 35 metres into the empty net. Tierney’s head knocked the ball. Ranford shoots from the penalty line. The goalkeeper parried the ball.
In the 51st minute Livermore struck. After deflection, the ball hit the post. In the 70th minute, Alex oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal) flank sent the ball into the penalty area, made a solo RAID to the penalty area, who shot 0:1.
The Scots staged a «our answer to Chamberlain» in the last minute of normal time. Lee Griffiths (Celtic) scored two goals. In the 87th minute he scored a free kick 1:1. In the 90th minute Griffiths free kick was amazing, vkolotil the ball to the other corner 2:1.
In the third minute of injury time Dyer powerfully struck free-kick. The goalkeeper parried the ball. The Scots rushed to the counter. The British in midfield intercepted the ball. Sterling makes a long pass into the penalty area. Harry Kane (Tottenham) evened the score 2:2.
Slovenia — Malta 2:0
Lithuania — Slovakia 1:2
The gate of the hosts was defending goalkeeper of the tel Aviv «Bnei Judah» Emilius Zubas.
In the 32nd minute zenitovets Robert Mak makes a pass into the penalty area. Marek Hamsik turned around and brought Vladimir Weiss (al-Gharafa) one-on-one. Former forward of «Manchester city» and «Glasgow Rangers» shot into the far corner 0:1. On 58 minutes Marek Hamsik (Napoli) perfectly executed free kick 0:2.
On the 3rd minute of injury time Novikovas free-kick. The ball hit the crossbar. The Gaziantepspor Signatory (Zalgiris) head flicked the ball into the net 1:2.