A plane carrying the Kazakh national football team had to make an emergency landing at Yerevan airport, APA reports citing Kazinform.
"The aircraft captain made a decision to return to the airport after the takeoff," official spokesperson of the team Yerbol Kairov tweeted.
"The team will board another aircraft and jet off to Kazakhstan. The team's aircraft had to return to Yerevan because of landing gear malfunction."
The Armenian footballers defeated the Kazakh squad in the 2018 World Cup qualifier.