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Nedim Bajrami: I dreamed of playing with Albania here


Nedim Bajrami has called appearing for Albania in the European Championship a dream.

Bajrami made history on Saturday by scoring the goal against Italy after only 22 seconds. However, Italy came back and overturned the result in the valuable Group B match. 

"It was always a dream for me to play for Albania in the European Championship. I did not know that I scored the fastest goal in European history. Now we have to prepare for the next game, I don't have time to think about the goal. We must try to convert all chances into goals. We will talk with the team and the coach about what we need to improve. The match with Croatia awaits us and we have to fight for every ball. We tried our best not to concede more goals. We have to move on. In Europe, they don't forgive you before the goal. We have to play with more self-confidence", said Albania's star, Nedim Bajrami, after the match with Italy.

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