Men's National Team

Lithuania Hold Off Poland in Krakow

Poland played a very poor game in Krakow on Monday against opponents Lithuania / PAP
Lithuania Hold Off Poland in Krakow

KRAKOW, Poland. June 6 (PSN) – In their last exhibition match before the start of the UEFA EURO 2016 on Friday, the Poland national team encountered a goalless draw in Krakow with Lithuania.

Final score: Poland – Lithuania 0:0

Poland continue to disappoint their fans with yet another weak outing. On the weekend the Poles were defeated by the Netherlands 2:1 but many expected that a win over Lithuania would make up for that loss.

In reality, Adam Nawalka’s team put in a more flimsy performance on Monday.

With Robert Lewandowski being pulled out of the starting line-up in order to be rested, the Polish offense lacked any real sort of danger in the game and failed to score with the absence of their star striker.

The closest who came to a game winning goal was Jakub Blaszczykowski, but he was unable to convert his chance after his shot hit the post.

Poland begin their UEFA EURO 2016 campaign against Northern Ireland on Sunday.
___________________________

Poland – Lithuania 0:0

Yellow carded: Krychowiak – Baravykas, Freidgeimas, Norvilas, Vaitkūnas
Referee: Filip Glova (Slovakia) Attendance: 33 027

Poland: 22. Łukasz Fabiański (46, 12. Artur Boruc) – 21. Bartosz Kapustka, 15. Kamil Glik (46, 18. Bartosz Salamon), 4. Thiago Cionek, 14. Jakub Wawrzyniak – 16. Jakub Błaszczykowski (74, 3. Artur Jędrzejczyk), 10. Grzegorz Krychowiak (85, 19. Piotr Zieliński), 5. Krzysztof Mączyński (46, 6. Tomasz Jodłowiec), 23. Filip Starzyński, 11. Kamil Grosicki (77, 17. Sławomir Peszko) – 7. Arkadiusz Milik

Lithuania: 1. Emilijus Zubas – 8. Egidijus Vaitkūnas, 3. Georgas Freidgeimas, 4. Edvinas Girdvainis, 23. Rolandas Baravykas (60, 5. Vaidas Slavickas) – 22. Fedor Černych (50, 9. Nerijus Valskis), 14. Artūras Žulpa (90, 18. Donatas Kazlauskas), 17. Mantas Kuklys (46, 6. Simonas Paulius), 16. Vykintas Slivka (69, 20. Dovydas Norvilas), 11. Arvydas Novikovas – 19. Lukas Spalvis

For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: facebook.com/psnfutbol

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Men's National Team

More in Men's National Team

Poland Celebrate Centenary Match with Win over Isreal

PSN StaffJune 10, 2019

Piatek On Target in Northern Macedonia Clash

PSN StaffJune 7, 2019
PZPN

EURO 2020 Qualifiers: Poland Roster for Northern Macedonia and Israel

PSN StaffMay 21, 2019

Lewandowski Scores in Poland Win over Latvia

PSN StaffMarch 24, 2019

Piatek Goal Helps Poland Edge Austria in Qualifying Opener

PSN StaffMarch 21, 2019

Brzeczek: No Time for Experiments Against Austria

PSN StaffMarch 18, 2019

EURO 2020 Qualifiers: Poland Roster for Austria and Latvia

PSN StaffMarch 11, 2019

Podstawski: If I Get the Call for Poland, I Won’t Turn it Down

PSN StaffFebruary 25, 2019

Official: Poland Drawn to Group G for UEFA EURO 2020 Qualifying

PSN StaffDecember 2, 2018