The Armenian national team beat Guatemala 7:1 in a friendly held in Los Angeles.
The win marks the greatest victory in the team’s history. Guatemala’s Carlos Luiz scored the opener at the 7th minute, but the goal was cancelled by Henrikh Mkhitaryan at 39th.
With two more goals at the 60th and 70th minutes, Mkhitaryan netted the first hattrick in the history of the Armenian national team.
Goals: Carlos Luiz (7), Henrikh Mkhitaryan (39), Edgar Manucharyan (45), Gegham Kadimyan (50), Henrikh Mkhitaryan (60), Henrikh Mkhitaryan (70), Arthur Sarkisov (73), Zaven Badoyan (84).
Armenia will next face El Salvador on June 1 (7 a.m. June 2 Yerevan time).