2012 Baltic Cup

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2012 Baltic Cup
Tournament details
Host country Estonia
Dates 1–3 June
Teams 4
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Latvia
Runners-up  Finland
Third place  Estonia
Tournament statistics
Matches played 4
Goals scored 11 (2.75 per match)
Attendance 3,974 (994 per match)
Top scorer(s) Edgars Gauračs (3 goals)
2010
2014

The 2012 Baltic Cup was a football competition which was held on 1–3 June 2012 in Estonia.[1]

Format[edit]

For the first time, Finland took part in the competition. As a result of this, the round-robin format is changed to knock-out tournament, as Latvia did not agree to play more than two matches.[1] As a result of this, penalty shootout will be used to decide the winner if a match is drawn after 90 minutes.[2]

Stadiums[edit]

Tamme Stadium in Tartu will be used for the matches involving Estonia and Võru Stadium in Võru will be the host for the other two matches. Tehvandi Stadium in Otepää and Viljandi linnastaadion in Viljandi were also to be used, but were unavailable for the time period.[3]

Matches[edit]

Semi-finals[edit]

3rd place match[edit]

Final[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Soome osaleb selle aasta Balti turniiril" (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 11 January 2012. Retrieved 11 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Homme algaval Balti turniiril võib näha penaltiseeriat" (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 31 May 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2012. 
  3. ^ "Tartu ja Võru võõrustavad Balti turniiri mänge" (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 2 March 2012. Retrieved 2 March 2012.