The BH team gained the advantage in the 6th minute when Almasa Pandžić managed to hit the net directly from the corner from the right side. Only two minutes later, Vanessa Šabanović doubled the advantage with the assistance of Marija Ana Milinković.
Dragan Jevtić’s team did not give up and through Maja Jelčić reached a convincing 3:0 in the 11th minute, and Milinković registered the second assistance.
Marija Ana Milinković entered the list of scorers in the 15th minute with an excellent shot from a distance, and in the 23rd minute she scored the fifth goal for Bosnia and Herzegovina. Jelčić increased it to 6:0 in the 24th minute. By the end of the first half, the B Hteam scored two more goals by Šabanović in the 30th and Jelčić in the 35th minute.
The BiH national team scored 5 more goals in the second half. Sidney Japić (47th and 90th+3) and Elma Huremović (60th and 78th) entered the list of scorers twice, and Elma Husić scored one goal in the 54th minute from the penalty spot.
In the second match of the group, Montenegro beat Estonia 2:0 in Široki Brijeg.
The second round is scheduled for 25th October at 14:30 h. Bosnia and Herzegovina will play with Estonia at the “Pecara” in Široki Brijeg, while the match Montenegro-Armenia will be played in Mostar.
Bosnia and Herzegovina - Armenia 13:0 (8:0)
Stadium: Bijeli Brijeg, Mostar
Referee: Alexandra Ponomareva (Russia)
Assistant Referees: Ekaterina Chernova (Russia), Ieva Ramanauskiene (Lithuania)
4th Official: Rasa Grigonė (Lithuania)
Goals: 1:0 Pandžić (6th), 2:0 Šabanović (8th), 3:0 Jelčić (11th), 4:0 Milinković (15th), 5:0 Milinković (23rd), 6:0 Jelčić (24th), 7:0 Šabanović (30th), 8:0 Jelčić (35th), 9:0 Japić (47th), 10:0 Husić (54th, penalty kick), 11:0 Huremović (60th), 12:0 Huremović (78th), 13:0 Japić (90th+3 minute)
Yellow cards: Smajić (BH)
Bosnia and Herzegovina: Josipa Radoš, Ines Husić, Sajra Handžić, Naida Haračić, Sidney Japić, Marija Ana Milinković (60th minute, Magdalena Brtan), Elvira Hasanović (62nd minute, Ana Buhač), Elma Smajić (46th minute, Azra Mašinović), Maja Jelčić (46th minute, Elma Huremović), Vanessa Šabanović, Almasa Pandžić (46th minute, Lamija Duvnjak). Head Coach: Dragan Jevtić
Armenia: Yana Harutyunyan, Manik Sargsyan, Zabelle Anahid Hamparian, Siana Ispiryan (25th minute, Naira Katikyan), Emmi Sargsyan (88th minute, Amalya Nazaryan), Tvene Derderian (70th minute, Liana Simonyan), Svetlana Hambardzumyan (88th minute, Astghik Avanesyan), Susanna Badalyan, Karine Yeghyan, Marine Sahakyan, Mariam Karapetyan. Head Coach: Liana Hayrapetyan