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Chelsea Football Academy Student plays for National Team at International Football Tournament

Posted on 21 April 2017
Chelsea Football Academy Student plays for National Team at International Football Tournament

Chelsea FC Foundation Football (Male Academy) student, Mihails Ļesnojs, was recently called up by his Latvian Under 19s National Team to participate in the International Latvian Football Federation Cup 2017.

Throughout the tournament, Latvia competed in three matches against Norway, Macedonia and Ukraine. Overall Latvia finished in fourth place with Ukraine being the overall winners of the tournament.

Mihails Ļesnojs said, “It’s unfortunate that we lost all three games, but it was great to gain such a good international experience!”

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  • 24th March 2017 - Latvia U19 v Norway (0:4)
  • 25th March 2017 - Latvia U19 v Macedonia (1:3)
  • 27th March 2017 - Latvia U19 v Ukraine (0:1)

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