Here's why the Kosovo national football team are the heroes of the international break

If you managed to stay awake during the international break, you’ll have noticed that Kosovo had quite a night of firsts against Finland.

Remarkably, several players had to endure a nervous wait regarding their eligibility.

But when it did all eventually kick off, Kosovo more than held their own, and pushed for a winner late on.

At the end of the game, even the opposition coach was full of praise for the new arrivals.

And it was lovely to see the team applauding both sets of fans.

President Hashim Thaci was proud of the team’s efforts as well.

As a result, Kosovo are joint top of their qualifying group after one game, and only kept from pole position by alphabetical order!

Keep up the good work, Kosovo.


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