Gică Hagi offered the first reaction after the Romanian side lost three points at the end of the match with Norway, which would put them in the position of second place in the group if they had defeated Sweden.
Gică Hagi after Romania – Norway 1-1
Romania dreamed in the second half with Norway after Alex Mitriță opened the scoring at the National Arena, but the Nordic equalized in the 90 + 2 minutes, and the chances of qualifying decreased. Thus, victory with Sweden and at least one point with Spain are mandatory, results that Cosmin Contra will have to provide to the heavier teams of the group.
Following the result of the National Arena, Gică Hagi responded: "Bravo to the approximately 30,000 children present at the National Arena for the fantastic support. That means Romania has a future!
I wish the national team and coach Cosmin Contra very successful in defeating Sweden and drawing with Spain to qualify for the final tournament. This must be the goal of every Romanian ”, supported the former national decar, according to the Romanian National Football Team.
November 15, 2019
- Norway – Faroe Islands (21:45)
- Romania – Sweden (21:45)
- Spain – Malta (21:45)
November 18, 2019
- Malta – Norway (21:45)
- Spain – Romania (21:45)
- Sweden – Faroe Islands (21:45)