In the Central match of the eighth round of the football championship of Russia CSKA in his field played draw with “Krasnodar”.
The capital club quickly took the lead thanks to a goal by striker Lacina Traore (3′), soon, however, Russia’s striker Fedor Smolov (15′) restored the balance – 1:1.
“A difficult game against a very strong opponent – said after the game to journalists, the acting head coach of “Krasnodar” Igor Shalimov. – The result is generally satisfied, subject to the ability CSKA to snatch victory at the last minute. The army team a great experience in this matter. Our guys did a good job”.
At the moment, CSKA scored 18 points, occupies the second place in the standings, “Krasnodar” (12) is located on the fifth position.
We add that both teams represent Russia in the competition. CSKA on September 27 in the match of League of Champions will play at home with English “Tottenham” and “Krasnodar” on 29 September in the Europa League also on the home field will accept the French “nice”.
Headed the championship of Russia “Spartak” (19), which on Sunday will play in Moscow against the club “Ufa” (8).