Football: Czechs beat Estonia 2:0 in final World Cup qualifier

In the final game of the group stage qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the Czech national team beat Estonia 2:0 in Prague’s Letná stadium. The home team went into the lead in the 59. minute after a goal by Jakub Brabec. Substitute Jan Sýkora upped the score to 2:0 five minutes before the end of the game. The Czech team’s coach Jaroslav Šilhavý was not present at the match due to being infected with the coronavirus.

The Czech Republic finished third overall in Group E, behind Belgium and Wales and will have to make it through the knock-out stage of the qualifiers to play in Qatar next year.

Author: Tom McEnchroe