Russian football clubs do not so often please fans with their appearances in European tournaments this season. Against this background, the second consecutive victory of Krasnodar over the Turkish Trabzonspor looks like a pleasant exception. The meeting of the fourth round of the UEFA Europa League group stage at the bulls home stadium ended with a score of 3: 1 in the presence of 21,669 spectators.
The Turks opened the score, but they scored in their own net. Asan Serkan scored in the 27th minute, interrupting the backache of Manuel Fernandes. After eight minutes, the Portuguese sent the second ball into the net of the guests on their own.
In the second half, the clubs exchanged goals in the compensated time: Ivan Ignatiev (90 + 3) and Anthony Nvakaime (90 + 4).
Krasnodar takes third place in Group C with six points after four matches. Trabzonspor is on the fourth line with one point. Leading Swiss “Basel” with 10 points. In a parallel match, he beat the Spanish Getafe, which has six points left, like the Russian team.
In the next round on November 28 the “bulls” will receive “Basel” in Krasnodar, and the Turks will play at home on the same day with “Getafe”.
Meanwhile, army fans nearly defeated Budapest before the away game of the fourth round of the Europa League with Ferencvaros. Riots hit the video.