In the match of the 3rd round of the qualifying round of the World Cup – 2022, the Cyprus national team hosted the Slovenian national team. The meeting took place at the GSP stadium in Nicosia (Cyprus) and ended at 1: 0. The match was served by a team of referees from Sweden.
Throughout the meeting, Slovenia had a playing advantage, but Cyprus turned out to be more constructive in the attack. The only goal of the match in the 42nd minute was scored by the Cypriot striker Ioannis Pittas. The final whistle of the referee recorded the minimal victory of the hosts.