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Faroes beat Lithuania 2-1
The Faroe Islands last night beat Lithuania by 2-1 in the Nations League tournament.
Despite a decent start by the Faroese side, the Lithuanians opened the score after only seven minutes.
About 15 minutes later, the Faroes made it 1-1 through a penalty confidently dispatched by Viljormur Davidsen.
Shortly before half time, Jákup B. Andreasen put the Faroes in the lead with a superb long shot.
Goalless second half
Despite good efforts for both teams in the second half, the score remained 2-1 at the final whistle.
The win moves the Faroes off the bottom of the League C Group 1 table.
Turkey leads the table with 9 points, followed by Luxembourg with 6, the Faroes with 3 and Lithuania at the bottom with no points.
Read the Faroese version of this article here.
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