The goals that brought the Crescent-Star team the victory in the fight, which fell back 1-0, were Serdar Dursun in the 75th minute and 90+9. minutes from Burak Yilmaz.
The national team, which won two matches in the group, increased its score to 15 with this win and continued to follow Norway with 17 points and the Netherlands with 19 points.
Turkey, will play their ninth match in the group on 13 November at home against Gibraltar.
Tears of Stefan Kuntz
A National TeamA National Team Coach Stefan Kuntz could not hold back his tears after the victory of .
The German coach, who was very happy after the goal, walked on the field for a while after the final whistle and wiped his tears.
National football players and the technical team experienced great joy after the winning goal and after the final whistle of the match.
First win with Stefan Kuntz
A National Team won its first victory with German coach Stefan Kuntz away from Latvia.
Playing their first match with Norway in Istanbul under the management of Kuntz, the crescent-star team left the field with a 1-1 draw. The German coach managed to keep the joy of victory in his second match.
Win over Latvia after 97 years
A national football team won against Latvia after 97 years. Having won their first and only victory against their opponent on June 22, 1924 in Riga with a 3-1 result, the crescent-star team broke their long misfortune.
After 1924, the national team had 1 defeat and 5 draws in 6 matches played against Latvia.
Serdar Dursun scored his first goal in his first international match
Serdar Dursun, who was invited to the A National Team candidate for the first time, was included in the game in the second half of the Latvian struggle and scored his first goal in the match where he wore the crescent-star jersey for the first time.
Coach Stefan Kuntz replaced Orkun Kökçü with Serdar Dursun in the 65th minute of the match. Serdar managed to score the goal that brought the crescent-star team a 1-1 draw in the 75th minute of the fight.
Burak Yilmaz reached his 30th goal
Captain Burak Yılmaz, who scored the goal that brought the victory to the crescent-star team against Latvia, reached his 30th goal in his 74th match with the A National Team uniform.
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