EJC 2011: Serbia wins 4 Nations Tournament

Category: European Championship - published 2010-08-25 by EFAF

In the final match of the tournament in Kragujevac, Serbia's national team beat the Netherlands national team score of 28:15 and won the first place on the tournament. Victory in this tournament means that there is only one more obstacle on the way to the European Championship in Spain 2011th year.That obstacle is the French national team.

Stands in front of a full stadium of FC Susica in Kragujevac, the Serbs have played the most important match in the history of representation.

The game started very interesting. The first quarter passed with no points. The Dutch have made clear that will not easily give up the quest for the first place. Dutch took the lead with touchdown by player with the number 84 and the result was 6:0. After that, Serbian team has responded with run from Vojislav Milenkovic, QB of Serbian representation, and the result was 7:7 after successful extra points George Topalovic. At the end of the second quarter, the Dutch managed to reach the end zone and after three failed attempts had to kick the field goal and were successful. At half time the score was 9-7 for the Netherlands. The second half started great for Serbian team. Milenkovic was again moved forward, great RB George Topalovic well blocked for Milenkovic and he put Eagles into the lead again. The result was 14:9. In the third quarter, the Eagles scored again and the great run of players with a number of 25th scoreboard showed 21:9 in favor of Serbia.
The fourth quarter was also marked by Eagles. Other QB, Strahinja Stepović brought the ball in the end zone and the result was 28: 9. At this point, chances for the Dutch team were minimal. However, the Dutch scored by capturing of the player with the number 81 and the final result was 28:15.

What marked this game is very strong and calm defense of Serbia. On the other hand, the Dutch team were very nervous, which is costing them the match. Referee often judged unnecessary roughness and unsportsmanlike behavior to players of both teams.

Finally, we can say that young Eagles made a great success and that the whole Serbian sport community is proud of them.

EJC2011
Qualifikation
Serbia 280000Stats File
Netherlands150000

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