In Graz, Austria, the Ukrainian national team surprisingly lost in a friendly match Maltese 0:1.
In the 14th minute, the Maltese took a corner. Zach Muscat (Arezzo, Italy) in the fall struck his head 0:1. On 39 minutes, Alfred Effiong could double the benefit of the islanders, but after his shot the ball hit the net from the outside.
45 minutes Seleznev appeared in front of the gate, but fired wide. On 68 minutes, Tsygankov struck from afar. Henry Bonello (Birkirkara) caught the ball.
On 88 minutes, Shepelev could equalize the score, but the penalty sent the ball just wide of the post.