Warsaw, Aug 9 Polish champions Rakow Czestochowa secured a 2-1 win over Cypriot facet Aris Limassol within the UEFA Champions League third qualifying spherical on their dwelling floor.
Underdogs Rakow prolonged their unbeaten run to 5 matches of their UEFA Champions League qualification debut, stories Xinhua.
Coach Dawid Szwarga had his workforce well-prepared for Tuesday’s match. In simply over six minutes, Vladyslav Kochergin tapped in from shut vary, capitalising on a outstanding cross by Igor Tudor from the proper wing.
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Whereas Aris subsequently dominated, they struggled to supply high quality scoring alternatives, leaving Rakow to enter halftime with a 1-0 lead.
Within the second half, Rakow shifted their method, urgent ahead in quest of one other aim. Their efforts paid off within the 61st minute when Marcin
Cebula was fouled by Yago after a decisive transfer. Striker Fabian Piasecki efficiently transformed the following penalty, extending Rakow’s lead.
In direction of the tip, Mihlali Mayambela narrowed Aris’ deficit to 2-1 with a exact long-distance shot.
The second leg is about for August 15 in Limassol.