Thursday on the football fields of the continent took place matches of the third round of group stage of UEFA Europa League, “Krasnodar” lost at home German “Schalke”, and “Zenith” has won strong-willed victory over the Irish “Dandakam”.
“Krasnodar” in his debut match at the new handsome man-stadium missed a quick goal from Yevhen Konoplyanka in the future and failed to pick up the keys to the gates Schalke lost 0:1.
At the post-match press conference the head coach of the Krasnodar club Igor Shalimov, answering the question of whether to call the game the German club space, noted that “space is the new stadium, not Schalke.
“Zenith” on departure conceded the ball from Robbie Benson (52′), but managed to turn the tide of the match thanks to goals from Robert Mak (71′) and Juliano (77′). And in the 90th minute, the midfielder of Zenit’s Jose Mauricio fails to convert his penalty.
In the next round “Krasnodar” and “Zenith” will play with the same players, but change roles. “Bulls” in Gelsenkirchen will perform in the role of guests, and the blue-white-blue will take the Irish at home.
After three rounds of the St. Petersburg group with nine points lead in the standings of group D as the team with six points are second in group I after Schalke.