GLASGOW, Scotland : Poland’s Krzysztof Piatek transformed a stoppage-time penalty to cancel out a header by Scotland’s Kieran Tierney as they drew 1-1 in a friendly on Thursday.
Tierney headed a free kick from John McGinn into the online to provide Scotland the lead in the 68th minute after the hosts dominated the primary half, however couldn’t break by means of.
Fiorentina ahead Piatek equalised 4 minutes into stoppage time from the penalty spot following a foul by Grant Hanley in Poland’s first sport underneath former Legia Warsaw coach Czeslaw Michniewicz.
FIFA organized the friendly after accepting Ukraine’s request to postpone their World Cup playoff semi-final towards Scotland following Russia’s invasion, with the match now scheduled to happen in June.
Poland will play Sweden or Czech Republic in their World Cup playoff closing on March 29 after being granted a bye to the following spherical after opponents Russia had been suspended from worldwide soccer following their invasion of Ukraine.
Source : channelnewsasia.com