On Tuesday, August 6, took place the first matches of the third qualifying round of the Europa League.
“Ararat Armenia” – “Str” 1:2
Goals: Kobyalko, 31 Altunashvili, 72, Kenya 76
In the capital of Armenia first was scored by the hosts. Russian Anton Kobyalko scored after a pass Guzya in the 31st minute. But in the second half, “str” turned everything upside down for 4 minutes. First Sandro Altunashvili equalized, and then the ex-midfielder of the Carpathians Levan Kenya snatched victory for the Champions of Georgia.
“Riga” – BOOM 1:1
Goals: Bilinski, 81 – Vayrynen, 7
FK Riga in the home match failed to beat the GEEK. Note that the Ukrainian legionaries of the Latvian team received playing time. Striker Roman Dabelko appeared in the starting lineup, “Riga”, but was replaced in the 61st minute Kamins Bilinski. Midfielder Vyacheslav Sharpar started the match on the bench and came on in the second half. In the 76th minute, he was replaced by Tomislav Falcon.