23.07.2015, Brussels; Wales, Italy, Belarus and hosts Portugal are vying for promotion having successfully made it through to the semi-finals.

Wednesday 22nd July 2015:

Turkey – Belarus 1-11 (0-6)

The second match between  Turkey and Belarus defined the second and third position of Pool B: both teams had lost their duels against Italy. The Belorussians were more assertive and scored easily 6 goals in the first half. The second half showed the same superiority but the Turkish team did claw one back. Both teams had missed chances in the second half.

Scorers: 0-1, Ivan Kisialevich; 0-2, Ivan Kisialevich; 0-3, Yauheni Mikheichyk; 0-4, Aliaksandr Hancharou; 0-5, Yauheni Mikheichyk; 0-6, Maksim Satsiuk; 0-7, Aliaksandr Radziviovich; 0-8, Ivan Kisialevich; 0-9, Ivan Kisialevich; 0-10, Ivan Lutsevich; 0-11, Yauheni Mikheichyk; 1-11, Ismail Coklu.

Portugal – Sweden 10-1 (3-0)

The Portuguese team began the match practically with an early goal. Sweden didn’t create any danger to Paulo Nogueira, the Portuguese goalkeeper. The second half maintained the same superiority from Portugal. David Franco got 4 goals for the home side. The final score of 10-1 was a fair reflection of the game.

Scorers: 1-0 – Ivo Moreira; 2-0 – Tiago Pereira; 3-0 – David Franco; 4-0 – David Franco; 5-0 – David Franco; 6-0 – Carlos Silva; 7-0 – Miguel Rodrigues; 8-0 – Bruno Santos; 9-0 – Vasco Ribeiro; 9-1 – Phillip Hellstrand; 10-1 – David Franco.

Websitehttp://www.fphoquei.pt/blog/2015/07/eurohockey-championship-iii

Live scoringhttps://tms.fih.ch/competitions/489

Photographs: Turkey v Belarus (Douglas Rogerson (c))