Cyprus suffer defeat to Russia for Euro 2020 qualifiers! (VIDEO)

Cyprus suffer their second consecutive defeat in the Euro2020 qualifying phase, Ran Ben Simon’s side lost 1-0 to Russia at the «Nizhniy Novgorod Stadium».

It was another gutsy performance by the Cypriot who fought in order to earn a good result in a tough away fixture, the Russians managed to get the opening goal in the 38th minute with Ionov and that goal proved to be the difference in the game.

In the second half it was the home side which were closest to getting the second goal but the result remained 1-0 until the final whistle which leaves Cyprus in fifth place in group I with 3 points they secured in matchday 1 against San Marino.

Here are the highlights from last nights game: