Thursday 27 February 2020
News ID: 70290
Publish Date: 10 September 2019 - 21:37
TALLINN (Dispatches) -- Estonia lost to the Netherlands 4-0 in Group C of Euro 2020 qualifiers here on Monday at Estonia's national stadium A. Le Coq Arena.
The Dutch team forward Ryan Babel scored his first goal in the 17th minute of the first half, while the home side defended resolutely and the tally was kept the same till half-time.
Babel completed his brace after the break, while Lyon's winger Memphis Depay also found the net at the 76th minute. Georginio Wijnaldum added another one in the 87th minute to lock down the score at 4-0.
On Oct. 10 of the matchday 7, Estonia will play away against Belarus in Minsk, while the Netherlands will face Northern Ireland in Rotterdam.
And, Northern Ireland's Euro 2020 qualifying hopes suffered a major setback as they lost 2-0 to Germany in a pulsating qualifier at Windsor Park.
Marcel Halstenberg's stunning half-volley early in the second half and a stoppage-time goal by Serge Gnabry gave Joachim Low's men victory.
Germany go top of Group C, above Northern Ireland on goal difference.
Conor Washington squandered two gilt-edged chances for the home side and Stuart Dallas also went close.

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