Tag Archives: Georgia

Scotland end 40-year UFWC title drought

Scotland 2-1 Georgia Glasgow, 24/03/07Kris Boyd (12), Shota Arveladze (42), Craig Beattie (88) A late winner from Celtic’s Craig Beattie gave a determined Scotland side victory over Georgia, and saw all-time Unofficial Football World Champions Scotland become current Unofficial Football World Champions for the first time in 40 years. Shota Arveladze had threatened to spoil […]

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Tartan Army hope for UFWC glory

Scotland vs Georgia Glasgow, 24/03/07 This exciting Unofficial Football World Championships title match sees current champions Georgia travel to Glasgow’s Hampden Park to take on all-time UFWC champions Scotland. The match is also a vital Euro 2008 qualifier. Scotland currently top Group B with nine points, while Georgia have only three points – but the […]

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Georgia punch out Turkey

Georgia 1-0 Turkey Tbilisi, 07/02/07 A single goal after 75 minutes from David Siradze was enough to defeat Turkey and retain the UFWC title for Georgia. Siradze, who plays his club football in the German second division, was left unmarked to head home from a corner kick. It was a deserved victory for Georgia, who […]

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Turkey prepare to face Crusaders

Georgia vs Turkey Tbilisi, 07/02/07 Although Georgia and Turkey are geographical neighbours, in a football sense they seem miles apart. FIFA rank UFWC title holders Georgia 95th in the world, and Turkey 27th. But Turkey have never won a UFWC match, and Georgia comfortably beat Uruguay last time around. This is a title match that […]

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Georgia 2-0 Uruguay

Schalke 04 midfielder Levan Kobiashvili was a two-goal hero as Georgia took the UFWC title from Uruguay in this home clash. Kobiashvili netted a penalty after 39 minutes to give his side the lead, and scored again after 55 minutes to double the advantage. Despite missing star man Shota Arveladze, Klaus Toppmöller’s Georgian team held on for a fine victory.

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