Turkish U18 National Team beat Kirghizstan 1-0 in the first match of Valentin Granatkin Tournament. Only goal of the match was scored by Muhammet Arslantaş in the 40th minute. Turkey's Kerem Kalafat was selected the player of the match.
U18s will play their second match of the tournament on June 7, Friday, against Greece.
Turkey: Ersin Destanoğlu, Krem Kalafat, Rıdvan Yılmaz, Erdoğan Kaya (Min.46 Halil Duman), Fatih Tultak, Taha Tunç (Min.80 Güney Gencel), Oğuzhan Akgün, Cenk Alptekin, Muhammed Gümüşkaya (Min.80 İlkay İşler), Muhammet Arslantaş (Min.60 Ali Yavuz Kol), Yasin Burak Yeşilay (Min.60 Fırat Güllü)
Kirghizstan: Artem Priadkin, Altai Asankozhoev, Baiaman Uulu Kumarbai, Rustam Satylganov (Min.77 Ilia Rusakov), Daniil Artiukov, Adilet Kanybekov (Min.77 Egemen Ulanov), Midin Kerezbekov, Emir Shigaibaev (Min.55 Aidar Azhymambetov), Ernaz Abilov, Aidar Alymkulov (Min.58 Bekzat Kenzhebekov), Ryskeldi Artykbaev