Bosnian goal means Serbia heartbreak
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1-0 Serbia
Armin Imamović's last-minute winner ended Serbia's hopes, both these teams finishing behind Germany and the Republic of Ireland.
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- Last-minute Bosnia and Herzegovina winner eliminates Serbia
- Republic of Ireland end second ahead of both these teams in three-way Group C tie-break
- Arman Imamović turns in Milan Savić cross but Bosnia and Herzegovina fall goal short
- Draw would have been enough for Serbia to advance to the quarter-finals
Sakib Malkočević, Bosnia and Herzegovina coach
"We entered this match in a difficult spot as both Serbia and Ireland were in a better situation than us. There was a lot of pressure, but my players had a very good match and deserved to win. We were unfortunate enough not to get the second goal that would have taken us through – luck was on Ireland's side."
Perica Ognjenović, Serbia coach
"That's football, a lot of matches like this are ahead of these players. Luck was not on our side. We were in the next round untill the last minute of the match."