Perfect match for the red and white national team: Baumgartner decides in the 21st minute. Disappointment for Shevchenko
ROME. It will be Austria to challenge Italy in the round of 16 of the European Championships on June 26 at 21 at Wembley. The red and white national team in fact beat Ukraine 1-0 in Bucharest, bypassing it in the standings and practically ousting Schevchenko’s team from the event.
The challenge was decided by a fine goal by Baumgartner in the 21st minute of the first half on the development of a corner kick. Then the match winner got injured, but Austria, pushed by their most representative man, Marko Arnautovic, kept the advantage until the end of the precious advantage.
In the other match of the group, the Netherlands beat North Macedonia 3-0. Final standings: Netherlands 9, Austria 6, Ukraine 3, North Macedonia 0.