Georgia defeat Sweden in World Cup qualifier as Swedish ambassador's tweet amuses fans

Khvicha Kvaratskhelia, Georgia's rising star player, scored both goals in the win over Sweden on Thursday. Photo via Georgian Football Federation., 12 Nov 2021 - 14:21, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgia celebrated a second win in their 2022 World Cup qualifying group as they defeated Sweden in Batumi on Thursday, while fans in the country were amused by a tweet by the Swedish ambassador, who used an expression in Georgian to illustrate his reaction to the result.

Through goals by the rising star midfielder Khvicha Kvaratskhelia, the Georgian national team under manager Willy Sagnol delighted local fans with a 2-0 win at Adjarabet Arena stadium in the Black Sea coastline city.