The Italian team managed to gain an advantage at the start of the game, which was increased throughout the first half, and finally ended the half with a big difference of 20:5.
Although the Italian team played with less concentration in the second half and allowed the opponent to score twice as many goals as in the first half, the difference on the scoreboard at the end of the match was still solid – 34-15.
Comments of the coaches and best players of the match
1) How would you rate this game?
IYAMU Charity Osaheniye (Italia):I’m very satisfied with the game. Our team did great job. The game was interesting and filled with emotions.
BARANI Elena (Head coach of Italia):I am very proud of my team. We had very good results.
SAMOYLOVA Angelina (Estonia):I think we played very well. it was very hard for us. We were very nervous, because it was our first big play. And everything was new.
KUNGURTSEVA Ella (Head coach of Estonia):Our girls did very good job. Because it was first play for them. The opponent team was well prepared and very strong. And besides the loss i think we still were good competition for them.
2) What were your expectations for this match?
IYAMU Charity Osaheniye (Italia):We were pretty sure of ourselves. And believed in our power. So we expected to win.
BARANI Elena (Head coach of Italia):We worked very hard and we were expecting good ending.
SAMOYLOVA Angelina (Estonia):We expected that Team Italy would be very strong. We just wanted to play and get pleasure from the game.
KUNGURTSEVA Ella (Head coach of Estonia):We knew that Italy was very serious team. But we still hoped to win.