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Georgia govt. honours gamers for historic Euro 2024 qualification

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Georgia‘s gamers shall be embellished with the nation’s Order of Honor following their historic qualification for Euro 2024.

Supervisor Willy Sagnol’s facet gained 4-2 in a penalty shootout towards Greece on Tuesday in Tbilisi, which means the nation certified for its first main event.

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“I wish to congratulate our footballers on the historic victory and success achieved,” Georgia’s prime minister Irakli Kobakhidze mentioned in a press release. “Historical past was really written … now we have succeeded for the primary time over these 30 years to get to the event of the very best rating — the European Championship.

“We have taken the choice of granting the Orders of Honor to our praiseworthy members of the nationwide soccer workforce of Georgia. We shall be nominating all the teaching workforce and administration of the Georgian Soccer Federation.

“These individuals are really honorable and it’s the least we will do to reward them on behalf of the nation and state.”

Movies on social media confirmed Georgia’s gamers dancing and singing within the altering room on the Boris Paichadze Dinamo Enviornment after the sport whereas followers celebrated on the streets of the nation’s capital.

“This achievement fills us with immense delight, after all!” Kobakhidze mentioned. “It’s unattainable to convey the sentiments and happiness which was skilled and which unified all the nation.”

The Nationwide Financial institution of Georgia introduced it can concern an unique Euro 2024 collector’s coin to have fun the soccer workforce’s feat.

Ranked 77th on the earth by FIFA, Georgia will play in Group F at Euro 2024, alongside Portugal, Czechia and Turkey.