The best Serbian footballers beat Norway in Oslo with 2:0 in the decisive match in the group and secured placement in the elite A division of the League of Nations!
The Eagles deservedly won the first place in the Fourth Group of the B Division. The goals were scored by Dušan Vlahović in the 42nd minute and Aleksandar Mitrović in the 54th minute.
The Serbs and the Norwegians entered the last sixth round tied at the top of the table in terms of points, but the Scandinavians had the advantage due to the victory in the first match between them in Belgrade.This meant that a draw in front of the home crowd suited them tonight, while Dragan Stojković’s team had to win to be first in the group at the end of the competition.
Pixi and its players found themselves in a similar situation in November last year when they made a feat in Lisbon and secured a direct qualification to the World Cup in Qatar by defeating Portugal.This time the stake was not so high, but the victory in Oslo, in addition to the first place in the group and placement in the playoffs, also brings a place in the second hat ahead of the draw for the European Championship in 2024. Of course, this victory will certainly affect confidence and a much better mood. just before going to the World Cup in Qatar.
The Norwegians started the match a bit better, but as time went on, the Serbs regained their balance and slowly took the initiative.
At the very end of the first half, Dušan Vlahovića took advantage of Filip Kostić’s penetration and checked the Norwegian defense.
At the start of the second 45 minutes, the Norwegians again tried to impose themselves, but Serbia’s second goal quickly “quieted” them. In the 54th minute, captain Tadić played through the young Ivan Ilić, who brilliantly assisted the infallible Aleksandar Mitrović! His sixth goal in the fifth match in the League of Nations! At the same time, the jubilee 50th goal in the Serbian jersey!To the great joy of Dragan Stojković Pixi.
And Serbia’s well-deserved victory for first place in the group, placement in the playoffs and the elite A division of the League of Nations!